Nahui Sax is a saxophone quartet conformed by talented Mexican musicians from different parts of the country, all of them trained professionally in the Faculty of Music at “Universidad Veracruzana”. The project was born in 2017 in Xalapa with the intention of performing quartet saxophone music, classical repertoire, as well as traditional and popular Mexican and Latin American composers. The band name "Nahui" is proudly inspired by Nahuatl language following their Mexican roots and mexican identity, which are the fundamental characteristics of the quartet. “Nahui” means "four" in Nahuatl
The quartet has performed different concerts obtaining a very positive response from the audience. Some of the forums where “Nahui Sax” has been presented successfully are: Faculty of Music at Universidad Veracruzana’s auditorium (FaMUV), Nuntempa Festival in 2017, “Universidad Anáhuac Xalapa”, State's Superior Institute of Music Auditorium (ISMEV), The 1st International Meeting of Arts Veracruz 2018 ¨CIELO MEXICA¨ in Xalapa city, Oaxaca's Faculty of Fine Arts Auditorium (UABJO), III Naolinco International Music Festival 2018, 4th Chamber Music Competition Mateo Oliva -where they obtained the 3rd place, 3rd Xalapa International Saxophone Festival 2018, Cancun International Music Festival 2018 -where they performed in different forums in the city, Nuntempa Festival 2018 where they presented their concert “A la carte”.
Always looking for the high quality in their musical performance, as well as revindicate the saxophone quartets in chamber music. This has led to actively maintain their training and complete assembly studies with different recognized teachers in the musical scene, such as Timothy Patrick Mckeown (USA), Albert Julià (SPAIN), Jean-Yves Fourmeau (FRANCE), Chroma Quartet (MEXICO), among others.