Coming June 3 and 4: PRISM Quartet teams up with jazz legend Joe Lovano at the Painted Bride in Philly and (le) poisson rouge in NYC. World premieres by Lovano, PRISM's own Matt Levy, and Reiny Rolock. Plus music by Emma O'Halloran!

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"This virtuosic ensemble is a saxophone quartet, but prepare to hear sounds that transcend the traditional palette of that instrument." The New York Times

Tickets on sale now for "PRISM Quartet Plays Ann Arbor" on April 29. Music by John Adams, David Rakowski, Matthew Levy, Alexis Bacon, Bill Ryan, and Emma O’Halloran. First Presbyterian Church of Ann Arbor, $17-$25.

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COLOR THEORY is the new release on PRISM's label, XAS Records. Order it now!

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"PRISM’s intonation is of the highest order, and the combination of their precision and warm, round tone meant that the chords they made together were astonishingly beautiful." New York Classical Review

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Make sure you subscribe to the PRISM Quartet's YouTube channel. We're posting new videos all the time.

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U of MI Christopher Kendall Award: Remarks from Peter Witte

By: . November 11, 2016. Posted under:

On October 21, 2016, Peter Witte made the following remarks in presenting the PRISM Quartet with the newly established Christopher Kendall Award. The Award honors the tenure of Emeritus Dean Christopher Kendall by recognizing one alumnus/a or an ensemble of alumni of the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance from any graduation year who has demonstrated collaboration and/or entrepreneurship and/or significant community engagement and/or interdisciplinary studies and/or patronage to the arts in their professional work.

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Color Theory in The New York Times

By: . June 18, 2016. Posted under: , PRISM Quartet photo by Richard Termine

By CORINNA da FONSECA-WOLLHEIM JUNE 14, 2016 “… In two concerts last week at Roulette in Brooklyn, the Prism Quartet, a saxophone ensemble, produced an intriguing palette of sounds that included tone colors never heard before.” Read the full review here.

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