American Saxophone Music
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|4. With Vigor|
|5. With Tranquility|
|6. With Gaiety|
|7. Driving From Paris|
|8. A Bend In The River|
|9. Bal Musette|
|11. A Tense Discussion|
|12. Making Up|
|13. The Ride Back To Town|
|14. Andante - Allegro - Andante - Allegro|
|16. Allegro Molto|
|17. Adagio Espressivo|
|18. Senza Misura - Allegro, Allegro Vivace|
|19. Andante Espressivo|
|20. Andante Maestoso|
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The saxophone is commonly thought of as the quintessential American instrument, not least for the pivotal r'le it has played in jazz during key stages of the genre's evolution. Its acceptance in classical music has been more gradual, with, once again, Ame
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This occurs on several tracks of the cd. Though the blips aren't by any means obtrusive, they're by no means hard to find...
His stylings are a little unorthodox for some of the pieces, but all-in-all not terrible. I will say that the way he and the pianist handle the last several bars of the 2nd movement of the Creston is one of the best I've heard...it's perhaps the only recording I've heard to make sense of it.
All in all, if you're looking for recordings of these pieces, I'd personally look elsewhere...but that's just me...