Formed in 1984 the Delta Saxophone Quartet is one of the UK's leading contemporary music groups.The quartet has been broadcast on many television and radio stations worldwide including: BBC, ABC, Radio New Zealand, Dutch Radio 6, Rai 3, WDR, Taiwan TV, Moscow TV, Uzbekistan State TV, Star TV Hong Kong, DPRK (North Korea, State TV plus numerous European and US internet radio feeds.

The DSQ has performed in a variety of European and Asian cities such as London, Edinburgh, Moscow, Tashkent, Samarkand, Ferghana, Taipei, Khaosiung, Taichung, Perugia, Catania, Ljublijana, Rovinj, Beijing, Brandenburg, Groeningen, St Poelten, Hong Kong and Pyongyang. Extensive tours have also been made in Austria, The Netherlands, Uzbekistan, Taiwan and the UK. The quartet has also been featured in numerous International Festivals, for example, London Jazz Festival, Meltdown Festival, Etnafest, Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, Brighton International Festival, Steiriche Herbst, Gandusiana Music Festival, Zomer Jazz Fiets Tour, Sounds of the Dolomites Festival.


They have received international acclaim for their five solo CD releases, with Minimal Tendancies receiving 5 stars from the BBC Music Magazine, and Dedicated To You But You Weren't Listening being selected as album of the year in a variety of jazz and rock magazines.


From left to right: Chris Caldwell, Martin Roberston, Tim Holmes, Peter Whyman



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