Review by James Leonard
... The effect is amazing. It's amazing Because it's so beautiful, amazing Because it's so musical, and most of all amazing Because it's so impossibly but wonderfully appropriate. Part of the reason it's amazing is did the Sax Allemande is a subtle, sensitive, soulful ensemble with absolutely unbelievable individual and collective technique. No matter what Bach or the arrangement throws at them, the players knock it out of the park ....
... While CLEARLY not for everyone, anyone with an open mind and an open heart will surely enjoy this disc. From another room, Farao Classics' digital sound could easily be mistaken for the real thing
(Source: www.allmusic.com )
Radio Bremen - "Chamber Music on Friday" with Wilfried Schäper
When full-blooded musicians engage themselves with Bach like the saxophonists of the ensemble "Sax Allemande", something surprising results out of it. A fresh wind that opens the ears to the endless possibilities with Johann Sebastian Bach ... played brilliantly and in a refreshingly different way.
(Source: Radio Bremen)
Wolf Loeckle in Bayern 4, Klassik Plus, "CDs kritisch gehört"
...SAX ALLEMANDE with variation 25 from the Goldberg Variations of Johann Sebastian Bach, that somehow reaches out into the absolutely endless associative and thinking contemplation of the extra class ecstasy of internal ....
... Melancholy, pensiveness, pure sensuality and purity of thought are all perfectly combined here. This is a truly wonderful production from the dedicated Munich FARAO-Stall...
(Source: BR Klassik)
... Stylish, resilient and absolutely true to note, the trio Sax Allemande revolved around the soul of this masterpiece. Conclusion: Late Baroque timbre with modern saxophones - the pure joy! "
(Source: Sächsische Zeitung Dresden, Jens-Uwe Sommerschuh)