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Boston Saxophone QuartetBoston Saxophone Quartet: Sounds and Music of the Civil War

Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 2:30 pm

BSQ will highlight the music of the Civil War including President Lincoln's favorite composer Louis Moreau Gottschalk, the Creole-influenced American Chopin. BSQ's Peter Cokkinias, Tom Ferrante, Bob Bowlby, and Rod Ferland will explore Civil War era composers such as Stephen Foster (Oh, Susanna), George Root (Battle Hymn of the Republic), Patrick Gilmore (When Jonny Comes Marching Home Again), and Daniel Decatur Emmett (Dixie).

Sponsored by the Friends of Memorial Hall Library.

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