John Harle

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John Harle
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John Harle (born 20 September 1956, Newcastle upon Tyne, England) is an English saxophonist (originally a clarinettist), composer, conductor, musical director and producer for artists as diverse as Paul McCartney, Elvis Costello, Moondog (2), Ute Lemper and Lesley Garrett.

He is an eclectic musician intermingling the genres of jazz, rock, classical music, electronics and opera. He has had over twenty five concerti written for him, by composers such as John Tavener, Michael Nyman, Gavin Bryars, Mark-Anthony Turnage, Michael Torke and Harrison Birtwistle. He also has written about 35 concert works and over 40 film and television scores.
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HNCD 1331 John Harle - Habanera album art John Harle Habanera (Album) Hannibal Records HNCD 1331 US 1987 Sell This Version
CDA66246 John Harle - John Harle's Saxophone Record album art John Harle, John Lenehan John Harle, John Lenehan - John Harle's Saxophone Record(CD) Hyperion CDA66246 UK 1987 Sell This Version
CDC 7 49715 2 John Harle - Piano Concerto / Saxophone Concerto album art Dominic Muldowney, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Peter Donohoe, Mark Elder (2), John Harle, London Sinfonietta, Diego Masson Dominic Muldowney, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Peter Donohoe, Mark Elder (2), John Harle, London Sinfonietta, Diego Masson - Piano Concerto / Saxophone Concerto(CD, Album) EMI Digital CDC 7 49715 2 UK 1988 Sell This Version
CDC 7 54301 2 John Harle - Saxophone Concertos album art John Harle, Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields*, Neville Marriner* - Debussy*, Glazunov*, Ibert*, Villa-Lobos*, Richard Rodney Bennett, Dave Heath John Harle, Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields*, Neville Marriner* - Debussy*, Glazunov*, Ibert*, Villa-Lobos*, Richard Rodney Bennett, Dave Heath - Saxophone Concertos (Album) EMI Classics CDC 7 54301 2 UK & Europe 1991 Sell This Version
7 54298 2, CDC 7 54298 2 John Harle - The Shadow Of The Duke album art John Harle The Shadow Of The Duke (Album) EMI, EMI / Kemongsa Music Ltd. 7 54298 2, CDC 7 54298 2 Europe 1992 Sell This Version
FMC 001 John Harle - The Shadow Of The Duke album art John Harle The Shadow Of The Duke(CD, Album, Liv) Festival De Música Dos Capuchos FMC 001 Portugal 1994 Sell This Version
443 529-2 John Harle - Sax Drive album art John Harle Sax Drive (Album) Argo (2) 443 529-2 UK & Europe 1995 Sell This Version
444 459-2 John Harle - Defining Dahl (The Music Of Ingolf Dahl) album art Ingolf Dahl - John Harle, New World Brass, The New World Symphony*, Michael Tilson Thomas Ingolf Dahl - John Harle, New World Brass, The New World Symphony*, Michael Tilson Thomas - Defining Dahl (The Music Of Ingolf Dahl) (Album) Argo (2) 444 459-2 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
DKP(CD)9160 John Harle - John Harle's Saxophone Songbook album art John Harle, John Lenehan, Sarah Leonard, Rachmaninov*, Corea*, Dowland*, Machaut*, Prokofiev*, Birtwistle*, Nyman* John Harle, John Lenehan, Sarah Leonard, Rachmaninov*, Corea*, Dowland*, Machaut*, Prokofiev*, Birtwistle*, Nyman* - John Harle's Saxophone Songbook(CD, Album) Unicorn-Kanchana DKP(CD)9160 UK 1995 Sell This Version
452 605-2 John Harle - Terror And Magnificence album art John Harle Featuring Elvis Costello, Sarah Leonard & Andy Sheppard John Harle Featuring Elvis Costello, Sarah Leonard & Andy Sheppard - Terror And Magnificence (Album) Argo (2) 452 605-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
452 104-2 John Harle - Earth Dances • Panic album art Harrison Birtwistle, Cleveland* / Dohnányi*Harle* / Clarvis* / Davis* / BBCSO* Harrison Birtwistle, Cleveland* / Dohnányi*Harle* / Clarvis* / Davis* / BBCSO* - Earth Dances • Panic(CD, Album) Argo (2) 452 104-2 UK 1996 Sell This Version
7243 5 72109 2 8 John Harle - Saxophone Concertos album art Debussy*, Villa-Lobos* & Ibert* / John Harle, The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Neville Marriner* Debussy*, Villa-Lobos* & Ibert* / John Harle, The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Neville Marriner* - Saxophone Concertos (Comp) EMI Classics 7243 5 72109 2 8 Netherlands 1997 Sell This Version
UCCL-1015, 458 356-2 John Harle - Silencium, Songs Of The Spirit album art The Silencium Ensemble / John Harle The Silencium Ensemble / John Harle - Silencium, Songs Of The Spirit (Album) Argo (2), Argo (2) UCCL-1015, 458 356-2 Japan 2001 Sell This Version
HMU 907271 John Harle - Total Eclipse • Agraphon album art John Tavener - Patricia RozarioJohn Harle, The Academy Of Ancient Music, Paul Goodwin (2) John Tavener - Patricia RozarioJohn Harle, The Academy Of Ancient Music, Paul Goodwin (2) - Total Eclipse • Agraphon (Album) Harmonia Mundi HMU 907271 US 2001 Sell This Version
KTC 1248 John Harle - A Finer Truth album art James Whitbourn, Choir Of Clare College, Cambridge*, John Harle, Robert Tear, Timothy Brown (3) James Whitbourn, Choir Of Clare College, Cambridge*, John Harle, Robert Tear, Timothy Brown (3) - A Finer Truth(CD, Album) Etcetera (3) KTC 1248 Europe 2001 Sell This Version
WMSF 6058-2 John Harle - The Ship - Music From The BBC Television Series album art John Harle The Ship - Music From The BBC Television Series (Album) BBC Records WMSF 6058-2 UK 2002 Sell This Version
CD WHL 2138 John Harle - London Landmarks album art John Harle London Landmarks(CD, Album) White Line CD WHL 2138 UK 2002 Sell This Version
SWOL2004/1 John Harle - Shaolin Way Of Life (Music From The Show) album art John Harle, Paul Clarvis, Sebastian Comberti, Phil Robson, Irish Film Orchestra, National Chamber Chorus Of Ireland John Harle, Paul Clarvis, Sebastian Comberti, Phil Robson, Irish Film Orchestra, National Chamber Chorus Of Ireland - Shaolin Way Of Life (Music From The Show)(CD, Album) Shaolin Wheel Of Life Ltd SWOL2004/1 UK 2004 Sell This Version
HARLE 006 John Harle - Ballad Of Jamie Allan album art John Harle Ballad Of Jamie Allan(CD) Harle Records HARLE 006 2007 Sell This Version
SOSJH100213 John Harle - Art Music album art John Harle Art Music(CD, Album) Sospiro Records SOSJH100213 UK 2013 Sell This Version
SOSTT200114 John Harle - The Tyburn Tree (Dark London) album art John Harle, Marc Almond John Harle, Marc Almond - The Tyburn Tree (Dark London) (Album) Sospiro Noir SOSTT200114 UK 2014 Sell This Version
SOSHC 100314 John Harle - Music From The Film Hockney album art John Harle Music From The Film Hockney(CD) Sospiro Noir SOSHC 100314 2014 Sell This Version
BBCMM426 John Harle - Saxophone Concerto / Reflections On A 16th Century Tune album art Richard Rodney Bennett - John Harle, The BBC Concert Orchestra, Scott Dunn / Scott Stroman Richard Rodney Bennett - John Harle, The BBC Concert Orchestra, Scott Dunn / Scott Stroman - Saxophone Concerto / Reflections On A 16th Century Tune(CD) BBC Music Magazine BBCMM426 UK 2018 Sell This Version
0 84750 2, 50999 0 84750 2 2 John Harle - Double Concerto For Saxophone & Cello • Concerto For Harpsichord And Strings • Concerto For Trombone And Orchestra album art Michael Nyman / John HarleJulian Lloyd WebberElisabeth ChojnackaMichael Nyman String OrchestraChristian LindbergMichael Nyman Michael Nyman / John HarleJulian Lloyd WebberElisabeth ChojnackaMichael Nyman String OrchestraChristian LindbergMichael Nyman - Double Concerto For Saxophone & Cello • Concerto For Harpsichord And Strings • Concerto For Trombone And Orchestra(CD, Album, RE) Warner Classics, Warner Classics 0 84750 2, 50999 0 84750 2 2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
433 847-2 John Harle - Michael Nyman: Where The Bees Dance / Gavin Bryars: The Green Ray / Mike Westbrook: Bean Rows And Blues Shots album art John Harle Michael Nyman: Where The Bees Dance / Gavin Bryars: The Green Ray / Mike Westbrook: Bean Rows And Blues Shots(CD, Album) Argo (2) 433 847-2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version