Chamber Music for Saxophone in Raleigh

02/05/2012 - 15:00
USA: Raleigh NC
Work Performed: 
Sextuor mistico

The Free Spirits Ensemble of the Raleigh Symphony present
Wayne Leechford and Friends,
an afternoon of chamber music featuring the saxophone.

Wayne will be joined by members of the Free Spirits Ensemble and other musical friends to perform the works of Villa-Lobos, Revueltas, Hovhaness, Heath, Raum, and Albert. Following the concert, there will be a CD release reception for Wayne's new CD, "Works of Art" featuring six new pieces for baritone saxophone.

Out of the Cool by David Heath
The Bushwakker Six-Pack by Elizabeth Raum
New York Gardens by Adrienne Albert
Suite for Alto Saxophone and Guitar by Alan Hovhaness
Two Little Serious Pieces by Silvestre Revueltas
Sextour Mystique by Heitor Villa-Lobos

Wayne Leechford - soprano, alto, tenor, and baritone saxophones
Lanette Lind - piano and celesta
Jim Williams - clarinet
Irene Burke - flute and piccolo
Carrie Shull - oboe
Ed Stephenson - guitar
Elizabeth Munch - harp
Lisa Burn - trumpet

Sunday, February 5, 2012, 3pm
Carswell Hall, Wainwright Music Building, Meredith College

For tickets, call (919) 546-9755. $12 adults, $10 seniors/students, children under 12 are free.