1 CD / Chandos Records / 2008-07-29Works: Edward Gregson: Concerto for Trumpet; Concerto for Piano & Wind 'Homages'; Saxophone Concerto
Performers: Antonsen, Ole Edvard; Goerner, Nelson; Sugawa, Nobuya; Turner, Paul
Conductors: Rundell, Clark
Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Edward Gregson, a noted composer and conductor of contemporary music, retires from his post as Principal of the Royal Northern College of Music this year....continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2008-05-27Works: Takashi Yoshimatsu: Saxophone Concerto ("Albireo Mode"), Op. 93; Toshiyuki Honda: Concerto du vent, for saxophone & orchestra; Jacques Ibert: Concertino da camera, for alto saxophone & 11 instruments...
Performers: Sugawa, Nobuya
Conductors: Sado, Yutaka
Ensemble: ; BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
"Sugawa is unfazed by the work's difficulties, and the rhapsodic opening movement, which seems to refer back to Debussy's Indonesian-inspired Impressionism, is an absolutely gorgeous...continue...