The Apollo Saxophone Quartet launched a new retrospective CD on their 2014 tour of South Africa, prior to its UK release on 28 April that same year.The recording, entitled Perspectives, features selected works from the quartet’s almost three decade history, all of which were commissioned and premiered by the group. The track list includes previously unrecorded pieces by Keith Tippett, Michael Ball, Dinak Wijeratne, Eddie Parker, Kenny Wheeler and Bob Mintzer. Bob himself joins the quartet as special guest in his quintet New England Autumn.
Two Quartets Collide & Merge
Two quartets from opposite sides of the North Sea, collaborate to create a explosive mix of jazz and contemporary classical music