With fifteen years old of an exciting and renowned career, the Artemsax Quartet continues to look for new and originals ways to link his performance with a pedagogical approach, tempting to promote the love for the music and the saxophone.

In their history, stands up the CD “Entre Paredes”, that was distinguished by the Portuguese Cultural Ministry; the solo performances with Lisbon Sinfonietta Orchestra and the Portuguese Navy Band; the invitation and performance on the XIV World Saxophone Congress, in Ljubljana, Slovene; the Africa tour, in Guinea Bissau; the relationship with some important Portuguese composers, in the music commissioned; the support of the Portuguese Classic Radio, Antena 2, in their projects;  many concerts, realised in some of the most important Portuguese Halls.

Artemsax is one of the organisation entities of FISP – Palmela International Saxophoe Festival.

Artemsax Quartet is a YAMAHA and D’ADDARIO WOODWINS artist.


João Pedro Silva –Soprano saxophone

João Cordeiro – Alto saxophone

Rui Costa – Tenor saxophone

Hélder Madureira – Barítono saxophone

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