Regional Spotlight: The Ancia Saxophone Quartet

by Steve Staruch, Minnesota Public Radio
February 28, 2013
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ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Ancia Saxophone Quartet had a chance to shine in a concert performance of the Philip Glass Concerto for Saxophone Quartet and Orchestra. Ancia played this lively and wonderfully dance-like piece last October with the Wayzata Symphony Orchestra led by Marlene Pauley. It's a stylish piece, an audience pleaser and in the Regional Spotlight this week.

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