1 CD / Crystal Records / 2009-03-10Works: Jun Nagao: Paganini Lost; Lovers on the Celestial Sphere; Paul Hindemith: Konzertstück for 2 Alto Saxophones; Masanori Katoh: Oriental; Guy Lacour: Suite en Duo, for 2 alto saxophones; Victor Mo...
Performers: Murakami, Kazuo; Sugawa, Nobuya; Tse, Kenneth
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...
1 CD / Camerata / 2006-04-01Works: Akira Nishimura: Concerto for Saxophone "Esse in Anima"; Concerto for Koto "Jukai - A Sea of Trees"; Concerto for Piano "A Shaman"
Performers: Kosuge, Yu; Sugawa, Nobuya; Yoshimura, Nanae
Conductors: Iimori, Norichika
Ensemble: Württemberg Philharmonie Reutlingen
Currently a professor at the Tokyo College of Music and the Musical Director of the Izumi Sinfonietta, Osaka, Akira Nishimura has followed a path in...continue...