Saxophilm - Sounds & Sights of the 20's

Sample Repertoire List

Sax-O-Philm: Sounds and Sights of the 20’s repertoire

1920’s Overture; arr. Higgins
Valse Mazanetta: Wiedoeft/Meyers
Saxophobia: Wiedoeft, with piano only
Dans L’ Orient: Wiedoeft, with harp only
Sax-O-Trix: Wiedoeft/Meyers
Rubenola: Wiedoeft, featuring concertmaster of orchestra
Valse Marilyn: Wiedoeft, with female dancer feature
Valse Sonia: Wiedoeft, with harp only
Saxarella: Wiedoeft/Meyers
Entracte/Sax-O-Phun: Wiedoeft/Meyers
Valse Vanite: Wiedoeft/Meyers
Hora Staccato: Dinicu-Heifetz
Melody: Dawes, with harp only
Danse Hongroise: Ring-Hager, with harp only
Kiss Me Again: Herbert, with female vocalist feature
Saxophobia: Wiedoeft/Meyers

Saxophone and Piano, with Dalton Ridenhour

Crossover repertoire
1920’s saxophone and piano standard repertoire 1920’s “hot jazz” charts
Optional- clarinet and bass clarinet 1920’s repertoire

Saxophone and Harp, with Lynette Wardle

Valse Sonia: Wiedoeft
Dans’ L Orient: Wiedoeft
Melodie: Tschaikovsky
Melody: Dawes
Danse Hongroise: Ring-Hager
Serenade: Drigo
Spectacle: Smith
Little Suite: Starobin

Classical Saxophone with Orchestra

John Adams: Concerto
Paul Creston: Concerto
Claude Debussy: Rapsodie
Pierre Max Dubois: Concerto
Alexander Glazunov: Concerto
Jacques Ibert: Concertino Da Camera
Lars Erik Larsson: Concerto
Paule Maurice: Tableaux De Provence
Russell Peck: Upward Stream (tenor sax)
Florent Schmitt: Legende
Henri Tomasi: Concerto
Henri Tomasi: Ballade
Hector Villa-Lobos: Fantasia (soprano sax)
Erland Von Koch: Concerto
John Williams: Escapades

Classical Saxophone with Wind Ensemble/Band

Arban: Carnival of Venice
William Bolcom: Concert Suite
Paul Creston: Concerto
Ingolf Dahl: Concerto
Jules Demersseman: Fantasie
Dinicu/Heifetz: Hora Staccato
Jimmy Dorsey: Oodles of Noodles (jazz band)
Earle Hagen: Harlem Nocturne (jazz band)
John Mackey: Concerto for soprano saxophone
Ralph Martino: A Gershwin Fantas
Sammy Nestico/Persuasion
Chad Smith: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Chad Smith: Parade of the Wooden Soldiers
Gunther Schulle: Tribute to Rudy Wiedoeft
John Williams: Escapades


William Albright: Sonata
Paul Creston: Sonata
Fernande Decruck: Sonata
Edison Denisov: Sonata
James DiPasquale: Sonata
Bernard Heiden: Sonata
Lawson Lunde: Sonata
Robert Muczynski: Sonata
Claude Pascal: Sonatine
Erwin Schulhoff: Hot-Sonate
Chad Smith: Sonata for alto, tenor and baritone saxophones
Phil Woods: Sonata (jazz)
Takashi Yoshimatsu: Fuzzy Bird Sonata

Commissioned and Original Works

Vicente Avella: Snoozephobia for alto saxophone, harp and cello
Jean Matitia: Speedy Rag
Lanny Meyers: Reedsoaker for saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet, with piano and harp
Chad Smith: Sonata for alto, tenor and baritone saxophones and piano
Chad Smith: Spectacle for soprano saxophone and harp
Smith/Wiedoeft: Valse Vanite for alto saxophone and saxophone ensemble
Smith/Wiedoeft: Sax-O-Trix for c melody saxophone and saxophone ensemble
Michael Starobin: Little Suite for harp and saxophone
Jonathan Tunick: Night Lights for bass clarinet and piano

Saxophone and String Quartet

Adolph Busch: Quintet for saxophone and string quartet
Jinrich Feld: Saxophone and string quartet
Perry Goldstein: Quintet for alto saxophone and string quartet
Ellen Taaffe Zwillich: Quintet for alto saxophone and string quartet

Chamber Music and Mixed Ensembles

Alan Hovhaness: The Flowering Peach
Jacques Ibert: Concertino Da Camera for alto saxophone and 11 players
Darius Milhaud: The Creation of the World
Pierre Vellones: Rapsodie
Hector Villa-Lobos: Sextuor Mystique
William Walton: Façade