John Sampen ‎– The Electric Saxophone

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Capstone Records ‎– CPS-8636
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1 Tower* Wings
Composed By – Joan TowerSaxophone – John Sampen
10:06
2 Cage* Four 5
Composed By – John CageSoprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – John Sampen
12:00
3 Ussachevsky* Mimicry
Alto Saxophone – John SampenComposed By, Tape – Vladimir Ussachevsky
4:24
4 Shrude* Drifting Over A Red Place
Composed By – Marilyn ShrudePerformer [Yamaha Wx7 Wind Controller] – John SampenSound Designer – Marilyn Shrude, Mark Bunce
9:44
5 Furman* Music For Alto Saxophone And Tape
Alto Saxophone, Tape – John SampenComposed By – Pablo Furman
14:07
6 Bunce* Waterwings
Composed By – Mark BunceElectronics – John Sampen
8:50
7 Mobberley* Spontaneous Combustion
Composed By, Electronics – James MobberleySaxophone – John Sampen
8:53

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"Wings" (AMP) originally composed 1981. Preparation for saxophone version premiered in April 1991 by John Sampen.
"Four 5" (C. F. Peters) completed in December 1991.
"Mimicry" composed 1981.
"Drifting Over A Red Place" (ACA) originally intended for clarinet, slides, and optional dancer. Reorchestrated 1992.
"Music For Alto Saxophone And Tape" composed between 1992 and 1995.
"Spontaneous Combustion" (Cautious Music) composed 1991.

Recording funded in part by the MidAmerican Center for Contemporary Music (Bowling Green State University) and by the BGSU College of Musical Arts.
Cover Art: Genien (Figuren aus einem Ballett), 1922.

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  • Barcode: 759348063627

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