Blazing Flames for Tenor saxophone and String Quartet
Terhi Paldanius, violin
Jukka Untamala, violin,
Jussi Tuhkanen, viola
Petja Kainulainen, cello
The piece reflects views of composed contemporary classical music added with sections of structural improvisation throughout the piece. The jazz background of saxophonist Esa Pietilä brings the piece additional multidirectional rhythmic aspects of contemporary freejazz language.
Saxophonist Esa Pietilä performs regulary with contemporary classical orchestras and chamber groups