Music for saxophone and piano
played by Huw Wiggin and James Sherlock,
heard by MIKE WHEELER
It's taken a long time for the classical world to fully embrace the saxophone. Even now the repertoire relies on a disproportionate number of transcriptions -- not necessarily a bad thing, but symptomatic of a gap that is still closing.
The one original saxophone piece in the recital by Huw Wiggin and pianist James Sherlock for Derby Chamber Music (Multi-Faith Centre, Derby University, Derby, UK, 15 February 2013) was the opening item, Pedro Iturralde's Pequeña czarda...
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