Heroic, plaintive, and energetic describe the three movements of this modern Concerto for Saxophone & Wind Symphony. Written for the modern-day soloist and a band looking for a challenge in contemporary harmonies.
Genre: Solo Saxophone with Band | # of Players: Standard + 1
Level: 5 | Duration: 18:00
Soprano Clarinet in Eb
Clarinet in Bb 1/2/3
Bass Clarinet in Bb
SOLO ALTO SAXOPHONE (doubling Soprano Saxophone in 2nd mvt)
Trumpet in Bb
Horn in F 1/2
(Temple Blocks/Woodblocks, Xylophone, Hi-Hat, Congas, Marimba, Suspended Cymbal, String Drum)
(Marimba, String Drum, Chimes, Vibraphone, Glockenspiel, Tam-Tam, 3 Suspended Cymbals, Congas, Bongos, High Triangle)
(Vibraphone, Claves, Log Drum, Ride Cymbal, Congas, 3 Suspended Cymbals)
The percussionists share instruments. For instance, one marimba and one pair of congas (with bongos) is sufficient.
Concerto for Saxophone & Wind Symphony is dedicated to Joseph Lulloff, saxophonnist, and The Michigan State University Wind Symphony, John Whitwell, conductor.