March 15, 2016 – The Hudson Valley Saxophone Orchestra, featuring music professionals and educators
from New York’s Hudson Valley region and New Jersey, will perform in Dutchess Community
College’s James and Betty Hall Theatre March 24 at 7:30 p.m. The show is free and
open to the public.
The orchestra consists of approximately a dozen saxophonists, playing a range of instruments
from the small soprano sax to the huge contrabass sax. The group will perform transcriptions
of classical pieces by Bach and Beethoven, as well as newly composed music for saxophone
ensemble including “Valley Views and Bridges” by Hudson Valley composer Robert Shaut.