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...
1 CD / Neos Production / 2013-11-26Works: Laurie Altman: Sonata for Piano no 5; Antarctic Convergence, for saxophone, double bass & piano; Pedro's Story, for piano; Romare Bearden; 3 for Duke, for flute, soprano & piano
Performers: Altman, Laurie; Erickson, Clipper; Lee, Scott [Double Bass]; Michaels, Patrice; Rathbun, Andrew; Rathbun, Helen [Flute]
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2009-07-28Works: Charles Ives: Fugue in C major; Jennifer Higdon: Short Stories, for 4 saxophones; Fred Sturm: Picasso Cubed, for 4 saxophones; Michael Torke: July, for saxophone quartet; David Bixler: Heptagon, for ...
Performers: Claussen, Kurt; Langley, Dee
Ensemble: Ancia Saxophone Quartet
Taking its name from Jennifer Higdon's 'Short Stories', this album explores stylistically diverse music showcasing the saxophone quartet's immense expressive potential. The Ancia Saxophone Quartet...continue...
1 CD / Orange Mountain Music / 2005-09-13Works: Philip Glass: Another Look at Harmony, Part IV, for chorus & electric organ; Etudes (10) for Piano; Concerto for Saxophone Quartet, for sax quartet & orchestra; Tirol Concerto, for piano & orchestra;...
Performers: Barnes, Paul [2~Jazz]; Coon, Kenneth; Davies, Dennis Russell [Piano/Conductor]; Glass, Philip; Rascher, Carina; Riesman, Michael; Weinberger, Bruce; White, Harry-Kinross
Conductors: Riesman, Michael; ; Davies, Dennis R.
Ensemble: Philip Glass Ensemble; Raschèr Saxophone Quartet; Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra; Western Wind (Vocal Ens.)
It has been said that Philip Glass is the 'Godfather of Trance' and evidence of that is found in the remixes that a number of...continue...
Personnel: Dennis Russell, Dennis Russell Davies (piano)....continue...
1 CD / Boheme / 2001-10-01Works: Georgi Dmitriev: In Hermann Hesse's Manner; Warsaw Fantasy for Violin and Piano; Stained-Glass Windows; Nicolo "A Quasi-Romantic Fantasy"; Adagio for Upic
Performers: Dmitri, George; Igolinsky, Vladislav; Khrapko, I.; Kravchenko, M.; Lubimov, Alexei; Medvedeva, Irina; Mikhailov, Lev; Sabat, I.; Sergeyeva, Tatyana; Skuratovsky, S.; Sokolov, Vladimir [Clarinet]; Vas...
Ensemble: Kiev Saxophone Quartet; USSR State Radio Symphony Orchestra Soloists
1 CD / Channel Classics / 1997-07-01Works: Russell Peck: Drastic Measures for saxophone quartet; Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck: Fantasia Cromatica; Harald Genzmer: Quartet for saxophones, No 2; Caryl Florio: Quartette, for 4 saxophones; Wolfgang...
Performers: Boatman, James; Hubbard, Brad; Pollock, Stephen; Stephenson, Michael
Ensemble: New Century Saxophone Quartet