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Chamber Music (Saxophone Quartet) - IVES, C. / HIGDON, J. / STURM, F. / TORKE, M. / BIXLER, D. / MACY, C. (Short Stories) (Ancia Saxophone Quartet)

    
      

 

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Chamber Music (Saxophone Quartet) - IVES, C. / HIGDON, J. / STURM, F. / TORKE, M. / BIXLER, D. / MACY, C. (Short Stories) (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 has delighted audiences throughout North America, Europe, and Asia for more than two decades. The group’s innovative and diverse repertoire stretches traditional boundaries of genre and style, juxtaposing traditional classical repertoire with contemporary works by modern composers.


Ives, Charles
Sintchak, Matthew, arranger(s)

  String Quartet No. 1, "From the Salvation Army": I. Chorale (arr. M. Sintchak for saxophone quartet)
1.   Play with flash player String Quartet No. 1, "From the Salvation Army": I. Chorale (arr. M. Sintchak for saxophone quartet) 00:05:20

Higdon, Jennifer

  Short Stories
2.   Play with flash player I. Chase 00:03:46
3.   Play with flash player II. Summer's Eve 00:05:04
4.   Play with flash player III. Lullaby 00:04:02
5.   Play with flash player IV. Splashing the Canvas 00:03:17
6.   Play with flash player V. Coyote Nights 00:05:18
7.   Play with flash player VI. Stomp and Dance 00:04:13

Sturm, Fred

  Picasso Cubed
8.   Play with flash player Picasso Cubed 00:05:33

Torke, Michael

  July
9.   Play with flash player July 00:07:45

Bixler, David

  Heptagon
10.   Play with flash player A 00:01:16
11.   Play with flash player B 00:00:41
12.   Play with flash player C 00:01:56
13.   Play with flash player D 00:00:51
14.   Play with flash player E 00:01:03
15.   Play with flash player F 00:00:55
16.   Play with flash player G 00:01:29

Macy, Carleton

  Elusive Dreams
17.   Play with flash player Elusive Dreams 00:07:46

Morton, Jelly Roll
Sturm, Fred, arranger(s)

  Black Bottom Stomp (arr. F. Sturm for saxophone quartet)
18.   Play with flash player Black Bottom Stomp (arr. F. Sturm for saxophone quartet) 00:03:43

Total Playing Time: 01:03:58






Composer(s):
Bixler, David; Higdon, Jennifer; Ives, Charles; Macy, Carleton; Morton, Jelly Roll; Sturm, Fred; Torke, Michael

Arranger(s):
Sintchak, Matthew; Sturm, Fred

Ensemble(s):
Ancia Saxophone Quartet

Artist(s):
Langley, Dee

Label: Naxos

Series: American Classics

Genre: Chamber Music

Period: 20th Century; Contemporary

Catalogue No: 8.559616

Barcode: 636943961629

Release Date: 07/2009

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