I wanted to share this recording from the premiere performance of my Concerto for Baritone Saxophone, performed last year by Taylor Huitema and Zhao Wang at Central Michigan University. There are versions of the concerto with either piano or string orchestra accompaniment. More...
Announcing the consortium for a new work for baritone saxophone and piano! Information can be found below, along with the link to Parker Fritz's website.
Composer: Parker Fritz
Consortium Directors: Taylor Huitema and Kyle Pokropowicz
Instrumentation: Baritone Saxophone and Piano
What's up, SOTW! For those of you who are still into, like, buying music -- hard copies, digital, whatever -- and/or are looking into holiday shopping for fellow music-lovers in your life, the wonderful label Ropeadope Records is having a sale on all their artists right now. Enter the "dopeness"...
A perusal score video of my new piece for unaccompanied alto saxophone, entitled Outburst.
More information about the piece can be found here:
Hello fine people,
Below are three treatments of Aleia das Rãs by Mark Secosh. One is a live concert recording and the other two are different video treatments of the same studio recordings.
I'd love feedback on which one you like best. Thanks!
Hello SOTW community! Episode 4 of the new mini documentary surrounding my upcoming album release Skyward Eye is up for your viewing pleasure. This episode focuses on the production side of the album, and features producer and engineer (and top filmmaker) Alex Chaloff discussing what inspired...
I just threw a 3-part suite from my debut album "Becoming" onto Soundcloud for your streaming enjoyment. The full album is available on iTunes, Bandcamp, JonathanRowden.com, and OrendaRecords.com
(track breaks not present in actual album)
We were fortunate to be included in...
Hi SOTW friends,
A number of you helped us out with our indiegogo campaign, so THANK YOU! Thanks to you and other donations outside of indiegogo, as well as the sweat of our own brows, we have RECORDED at Sunset Sound in Hollywood, CA and laid down what we think is going to be a really...
Hey SOTW friends,
I'm really happy to say that my quartet will be recording an album this year, 2014, to be released by a new boutique record label in LA. A lot of people in SOTW have been very encouraging through the process of getting this group together, so I thought I'd share the link to...
I'm honored to be able to share with you a consortium that is currently open on my website: www.jsadamsmusic.com/consortiums
This consortium will be commissioning a new work for two baritone saxophones. By joining the consortium you will receive a copy of the score and parts and...
I wanted to drop another cut on you from my quartet's debut release; here's another video recorded live at Vitello's Upstairs in Studio City. This composition by my good friend and pianist Ryan Pryor; one of the young greats out here in Los Angeles. It's a very lyrical...
Just thought I'd let you know about my debut album with UK jazz group Dagda Quartet, featuring Irish tenor saxophone legend Michael Buckley (David Binney, John Abercrombie, Greg Osby), as well as a bunch of rising stars on the UK Jazz Scene.
Here is a link to the album showreel on...
I'm trying to put together a new music ensemble at my college. Can anyone help me with resources to learn about and find music of notable (or less notable) composers who have used saxophone(s) in their music?
My name is Brandon Vaccaro. I received a grant last summer to record my composition Song & Dance for Alto Saxophone and Piano. The piece was written for saxophonist Arthur Bouton, and was recorded by him and pianist David Shuey.
You can listen and browse a PDF of the score at...