Programs


Program for Chile, May 2017

Gordon Jacob (1895-1984) arr. S. Thomas
Miniature Suite (1956)
    March
    Berceuse
    Minuet and Trio
    Fugue

Robert Lemay (b. 1960)
Tie-break (2011)

Heitor Villa-Lobos  (1887-1959)
Assobio a Jato (1950)
    Adagio

Athanasios Zervas (b. 1959)
Elegy for Antigone (2013, rev. 2016)

Enzo Gieco (b. 1937)
Orillera I (2008)

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Edison Denisov (1929-1996)
Sonate pour saxophone alto et violoncelle (1994)
    Allegro risoluto
    Tranquillo
    Moderato

Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992)  arr. S. Thomas
Two Tangos for saxophone, cello, and piano
    Oblivion
    Libertango

Program for Argentina, May 2017

Gordon Jacob (1895-1984) arr. S. Thomas
Miniature Suite (1956)
    March
    Berceuse
    Minuet and Trio
    Fugue

Robert Lemay (b. 1960)
Tie-break (2011)

Heitor Villa-Lobos  (1887-1959)
Assobio a Jato (1950)
    Adagio

Athanasios Zervas (b. 1959)
Elegy for Antigone (2013, rev. 2016)

Enzo Gieco (b. 1937)
Orillera I (2008)

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Sofia Gubaidulina  (b. 1931)
Duo Sonata  (1977)

Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992)  arr. S. Thomas
Two Tangos for saxophone, cello, and piano
    Oblivion
    Libertango

Program for Colombia, 2017

To be selected from the following:

Gordon Jacob (1895-1984) arr. S. Thomas
Miniature Suite (1956)
    March
    Berceuse
    Minuet and Trio
    Fugue

Heitor Villa-Lobos  (1887-1959)
Assobio a Jato (1950)
    Adagio

Athanasios Zervas (b. 1959)
Elegy for Antigone (2013, rev. 2016)

Enzo Gieco (b. 1937)
Orillera I (2008)

Sofia Gubaidulina  (b. 1931)
Duo Sonata  (1977)

Francisco Braga (1869-1945)
Dialogo sonoro ao luar (1945)

Juan Maria Solare (b. 1966)
Ferrocarril (2014/2015)
    Pasajero sin boleto

Dorothy Chang (b. 1970)
Walk on Water (2004)

Rebecca Clarke (1886-1979) arr. S. Thomas
Two Pieces (1916)
    Lullaby
    Grotesque


Program for Europe, February 2016

Gordon Jacob (1895-1984) arr. S. Thomas
Miniature Suite (1956)
    March
    Berceuse
    Minuet and Trio
    Fugue

Jonathan Elliott (b. 1962)
Field Music: Ash (2005) 

Paul Richards (b. 1969)
Jigsaw (2014)
- World Premiere Performances -

Rebecca Clarke (1886-1979) arr. S. Thomas
Two Pieces (1916)
    Lullaby
    Grotesque

Athanasios Zervas (b. 1959)
Elegy for Antigone (2013, rev. 2016)

Libby Larsen (b. 1950)
Bid Call (2002)
    Rapidfire
    Traige
    Rapidfire with Bodran

Programs for Colombia, April-May 2015

Program for April 28

Dorothy Chang (b. 1970)
Walk on Water (2004)

Jonathan Elliott (b. 1962)
Field Music: Ash (2005)

Enzo Gieco (b. 1937)
Orillera I (2008)

Heitor Villa-Lobos  (1887-1959)
Assobio a Jato (1950)
    Adagio

Juan Ruiz (b. 1985)
Duos para saxofon y cello (2011)
    Avenida La Playa

Gordon Jacob (1895-1984) arr. S. Thomas
Miniature Suite (1956)
    March
    Berceuse
    Minuet and Trio


Program for April 30

Dorothy Chang (b. 1970)
Walk on Water (2004)

Jonathan Elliott (b. 1962)
Field Music: Ash (2005)

Enzo Gieco (b. 1937)
Orillera I (2008)

Heitor Villa-Lobos  (1887-1959)
Assobio a Jato (1950)
    Adagio

Juan Ruiz (b. 1985)
Duos para saxofon y cello (2011)
    Avenida La Playa

INTERMISSION

Martin Schlumpf (b. 1947)
Onyx (1983)
    I.
    II.
    III.
    IV.

Gordon Jacob (1895-1984) arr. S. Thomas
Miniature Suite (1956)
    March
    Berceuse
    Minuet and Trio



Program for April 29 and May 2

Dorothy Chang (b. 1970)
Walk on Water (2004)

Edison Denisov (1929-1996)
Sonate pour saxophone alto et violoncelle (1994)
    Allegro risoluto
    Tranquillo
    Moderato

Juan Ruiz (b. 1985)
Duos para saxofon y cello (2011)
    Lejanias
    Avenida La Playa

Heitor Villa-Lobos  (1887-1959)
Assobio a Jato (1950)
    Adagio

Enzo Gieco (b. 1937)
Orillera I (2008)

INTERMISSION

Denis Levaillant (b. 1952)
Blue Shadows (2015)  -- Word Premiere Performance --

Gordon Jacob (1895-1984) arr. S. Thomas
Miniature Suite (1956)
    March
    Berceuse
    Minuet and Trio


Program for Argentina, May 2015

Dorothy Chang (b. 1970)
Walk on Water (2004)

Edison Denisov (1929-1996)
Sonate pour saxophone alto et violoncelle (1994)
    Allegro risoluto
    Tranquillo
    Moderato

Juan Maria Solare (b. 1966)
Ferrocarril (2014/2015)
    Pasajero sin boleto

Francisco Braga (1869-1945)
Dialogo sonoro ao luar (1945)

Enzo Gieco (b. 1937)
Orillera I (2008)

INTERMISSION

Denis Levaillant (b. 1952)
Blue Shadows (2015)  -- Word Premiere Performance --

Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992)  arr. S. Thomas
Two Tangos for saxophone, cello, and piano
    Oblivion
    Libertango

Programs for Brazil, May 2015

Program for May 13

Gordon Jacob (1895-1984) arr. S. Thomas
Miniature Suite (1956)
    March
    Berceuse
    Minuet and Trio

Jonathan Elliott (b. 1962)
Field Music: Ash (2005)

Enzo Gieco (b. 1937)
Orillera I (2008)

Heitor Villa-Lobos  (1887-1959)
Assobio a Jato (1950)
    Adagio

Juan Ruiz (b. 1985)
Duos para saxofon y cello (2011)
    Avenida La Playa

INTERMISSION

Martin Schlumpf (b. 1947)
Onyx (1983)
    I.
    II.
    III.
    IV.

Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992)  arr. S. Thomas
Two Tangos for saxophone, cello, and piano
    Oblivion
    Libertango


Program for May 14

Dorothy Chang (b. 1970)
Walk on Water (2004)

Edison Denisov (1929-1996)
Sonate pour saxophone alto et violoncelle (1994)
    Allegro risoluto
    Tranquillo
    Moderato

Francisco Braga (1869-1945)
Dialogo sonoro ao luar (1945)

Juan Maria Solare (b. 1966)
Ferrocarril (2014/2015)
    Pasajero sin boleto

Heitor Villa-Lobos  (1887-1959)
Assobio a Jato (1950)
    Adagio

Juan Ruiz (b. 1985)
Duos para saxofon y cello (2011)
    Lejanias

INTERMISSION

Denis Levaillant (b. 1952)
Blue Shadows (2015)  -- Word Premiere Performance --

Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992)  arr. S. Thomas
Two Tangos for saxophone, cello, and piano
    Oblivion
    Libertango




Program for Sydney, Melbourne, & Brisbane, May 2014

Dorothy Chang (b. 1970)
Walk on Water (2004)

Jonathan Elliott (b. 1962)
River (2014)
Field Music: Ash (2005)

Edison Denisov (1929-1996)
Sonate pour saxophone alto et violoncelle (1994)
    Allegro risoluto
    Tranquillo
    Moderato

INTERMISSION

Libby Larsen (b. 1950)
Bid Call (2002)
    Rapidfire
    Traige
    Rapidfire with Bodran 

Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992)  arr. S. Thomas
Two Tangos for saxophone, cello, and piano
    Oblivion
    Libertango


Program for Seacroft, May 2014

Dorothy Chang (b. 1970)
Walk on Water (2004)

Jonathan Elliott (b. 1962)
River (2014)
Field Music: Ash (2005)

Edison Denisov (1929-1996)
Sonate pour saxophone alto et violoncelle (1994)
    Allegro risoluto
    Tranquillo
    Moderato

INTERMISSION

Libby Larsen (b. 1950)
Bid Call (2002)
    Rapidfire
    Traige
    Rapidfire with Bodran

Gordon Jacob (1895-1984) arr. S. Thomas
Miniature Suite (1956)
    March
    Berceuse
    Minuet and Trio
    Fugue


Program for China, May 2014
Gordon Jacob (1895-1984) arr. S. Thomas
Miniature Suite (1956)
    March
    Berceuse
    Minuet and Trio
    Fugue

Jonathan Elliott (b. 1962)
River (2014)
Field Music: Ash (2005)

Mark Engebretson (b. 1964)
Four Short Songs: a certain sadness (1991)

INTERMISSION

Augusta Read Thomas (b. 1964)
Lake Reflecting Stars with Moonrise (2008)

Libby Larsen (b. 1950)
Bid Call (2002)
    Rapidfire
    Traige
    Rapidfire with Bodran


Program for China, Fall 2013

Dorothy Chang (b. 1970)
Walk on Water (2004)

Alphonse Stallaert (1920-1995)Bestiaire (1966)
    Le Chat et le Poisson Rouge
    Le Paon devant son miroir
    Défilé des Insectes

Juan Ruiz (b. 1985)
Duos for saxophone and cello (2011)
    Lejanias
    Avenida La Playa

INTERMISSION

Rebecca Clarke (1886-1979)
Two Pieces (1916)
    Lullaby
    Grotesque

Lei Liang (b. 1972)
Lake (1999)
 
Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992)
Two Tangos for saxophone, cello, and piano
    Oblivion
    Libertango


Program for Bellingham, Fall 2013

Rebecca Clarke (1886-1979)
Two Pieces (1916)
    Lullaby
    Grotesque

Alphonse Stallaert (1920-1995)
Bestiaire (1966)
    Le Chat et le Poisson Rouge
    Le Paon devant son miroir
    Défilé des Insectes

Dorothy Chang (b. 1970)  
Walk on Water (2004)