Release date: January 22, 2021
The debut album from Dionysus featuring music for two saxophones, all works utilizing the musical technique of "hocket", a "spasmodic or interrupted effect in medieval and contemporary music, produced by dividing a melody between two parts, notes in one part coinciding with rests in the other."
Release date: December 8, 2020
Music for Saxophone, Piano and Wind Ensemble, including "What is Written on the Leaves," symphony for wind ensemble on MSR Classics.
Preludes and Recitations
Release date: September 1, 2020
The Maryland Chamber Winds' first album includes the premiere recording of Kyrie (for Machaut & Pärt) arranged by Tyler Austin along with works by Thomas Tallis, Cassie Wieland, Theo Chandler, and J.S. Bach.
Release date: July 24, 2020
Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Timothy McAllister releases his first solo album on XAS Records with acclaimed pianist Liz Ames. Marking 25 years since his debut solo recording, this compendium draws together cherished masterpieces in the repertoire alongside new discoveries to usher in the instrument’s future. Dazzling performances of works by William Albright, David Biedenbender, Edison Denisov, Bruno Mantovani, Steven Stucky, and Augusta Read Thomas pay tribute to a rich compositional landscape spanning nearly half a century.
Release date: February 28, 2020
The Sinta Saxophone Quartet's Ex Machina includes Cerulean, a three movement quartet commissioned by the quartet. This recording also features brilliant works by Suby Raman, Marc Mellits, Richard Chowenhill, Chris Evan Haas, and Mischa Zupko.
Release date: October 4, 2019
Shanti Simon leads the University of Oklahoma Wind Symphony in their first recording project, Illuminate, which features Spartan Fanfare and Luminescence.
Still and Quiet Places
Release date: September 15, 2019
Matthew Vangjel's first solo album includes the premiere recording of Still and Quiet Places for flugelhorn and piano along with works by Gustav Mahler, Joseph Turrin, Manuel de Falla, and Harold Arlen.