Nicolas Prost: The Art of the Saxophone - Music by Connesson, Escaich, Francaix, Kagel, Debussy, et al. / Jean-Yves Formeau; Eric Aubier; Anne Lecapelain; et al.
1 CD / Indesens / 2014-09-09Works: Guillaume Connesson: Techno Parade, for 2 soprano saxophones & piano; Graham Fitkin: Hard Fairy; Mauricio Kagel: Reed (from Rrrrr... 5 Jazzstücke), for alto saxophone; Jun Nagao: Paganini Lost; ...
Performers: Baba, Misaki; Fourmeau, Jean-Yves; Lecapelain, Anne; Prost, Nicolas; Wagschal, Laurent
Conductors: Prost, Nicolas; Aubier, Eric
Ensemble: Ensemble de saxophones de Paris; Ensemble International de Saxophones
With «The Art of Saxophone» Nicolas Prost offers a view of the instrument, energizing and dynamic but certainly full of lyricism. The paths he takes...continue...
Thierry Escaich (b.1965): Magic Circus - Chamber music with winds / Eric Aubier; Nicolas Prost. Initium Wind Ens.
1 CD / Indesens / 2014-06-10Works: Thierry Escaich: Magic Circus, for 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons & 2 french horns; Mecanic Song, for flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, French horn & piano; Le Bal, for 4 saxophones; Antiennes Oubli&...
Performers: Aubier, Eric; Escaich, Thierry; Prost, Nicolas
Conductors: ; Aubier, Eric
Ensemble: Axone Saxophone Quartet; Indésens Septet; Initium Wind Ensemble; Paris Saxophone Ensemble; Vendôme Clarinet Quartet
Thomas Sleeper (b.1956): Four Concertos / Huifang Chen, violin; Dale Underwood, alto saxophone; Tim Conner, trombone; Jennifer Culp, cello
1 CD / Albany Records / 2014-01-14Works: Thomas M. Sleeper: Concerto for Violin no 1 ("Hypnagogia"); Alto Saxophone Concerto; Translucence, for trombone & orchestra; Concerto for Cello
Performers: Chen, Huifang; Conner, Tim; Culp, Jennifer; Underwood, Dale
Conductors: Sleeper, Thomas M.; Zeniodi, Zoe
Ensemble: Brno Philharmonic
Thomas Sleeper enjoys an active dual career as composer and conductor. His compositions include three symphonies, six operas, 14 concerti and numerous chamber works. His...continue...
Recording information: Brno, Czech Republic (05/10/2012-05/11/2012)....continue...
Links - Concertos for saxophone & band by Hazo, Jex, McMichael, Balmages, Grigoras / Lynn Klock, saxophone
1 CD / Albany Records / 2014-01-14Works: Samuel R. Hazo: Concerto for alto saxophone & wind ensemble; David Jex: Sweet Sorrows, concerto for alto saxophone & wind ensemble; Alto Adventure, for alto saxophone & wind ensemble; Catherine McMic...
Performers: Klock, Lynn
Conductors: Zeisler, Dennis
Ensemble: Virginia Wind Symphony
Lynn Klock has been an enthusiastic participant in new music for the saxophone for more than 40 years, with dozens of composers having written new...continue...
Recording information: Salem High School, Virginia Beach, Virginia; Thomas Nelson Community College, Hampton, Virginia....continue...
1 CD / Navona / 2011-04-26Works: Lee Actor: Concerto for alto saxophone & orchestra; Dance Rhapsody, for orchestra; Concerto for horn & orchestra; Opening Remarks, for orchestra; Celebration Overture, for orchestra
Performers: Nitran, Karol; Richtmeyer, Debra
Conductors: Trevor, Kirk
This latest release from Lee Actor features five compositions: Concerto for Alto Saxophone, which exploits the instrument's considerable dramatic and expressive possibilities; Dance Rhapsody, which...continue...
Recording information: Concert Hall, Slovak Radio, Bratislava, Slovakia....continue...
1 CD / MSR Classics / 2008-07-08Works: Jean Huré: Concertstück; Louis Mayeur: Grande Fantasie Brillante sur Carnival de Venise; Gabriel Grovlez: Suite for saxophone & orchestra; Alexander Glazunov: Concerto for Alto Saxophone in...
Performers: Oviedo, Javier
Conductors: Schmitt, Jean-Pierre
Ensemble: Pasdeloup Concert Association Orchestra
Javier Oviedo explains that "My interest with French repertoire began while a student at The University of Texas at Austin. My studies introduced me to...continue...
1 CD / Klavier / 2008-06-24Works: Ron Nelson: Fanfare for Kennedy Center, for band; Savannah River Holiday, for orchestra (or concert band); Pastorale; Fanfare for a Celebration; Danza capriccio; To the Airborne; Mayflower Overture; ...
Performers: Young, Keith R.
Conductors: Stamp, Jack
Ensemble: Keystone Wind Ensemble
1 CD / Crystal Records / 2007-10-30Works: Ron Nelson: Danza capriccio; Charles Koechlin: Pieces (15) for Horn and Piano, Op. 180; Monodies (11), Op 216; Paul Bonneau: Caprice en forme de Valse; Elliot del Borgo: Canto, for alto saxophone; He...
Performers: Radell, Judith; Versace, Angelo; Warren, Ron; Young, Keith R.
1 CD / Albany Records / 2003-08-01Works: Richard Strauss: Concerto for Oboe in D major, AV 144; David Ott: Concerto for alto saxophone & orchestra; Alexander Glazunov: Concerto for Alto Saxophone in E flat major, Op. 109; Sergey Rachmaninov...
Performers: Richtmeyer, Debra
Conductors: Trevor, Kirk
Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Albany Records / 1999-05-01Works: Carl Anton Wirth: Idlewood Concerto; Jephthah; Karel Husa: Elégie et Rondeau for saxophone & piano (or orchestra); William Grant Still: Romance for Saxophone, for saxophone & piano (or chamber o...
Performers: Gwozdz, Lawrence; Hass, Steffen
Conductors: Trevor, Kirk
Ensemble: Bohuslav Martinu Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / Centaur / 1998-11-05Works: Bernhard Heiden: Sonata for Alto Saxophone; Carlmann Kolb: Related Characters; Fisher Tull: Concerto da camera; Threnody; Derr: I never saw another butterfly; William Grant Still: Romance for Alto Sa...
Performers: March, James; Perconti, Bill; Sheil, Martha
Ensemble: Iowa Brass Quintet