If your idea of the perfect instrument involves a long tube with lots of keys, have we got a show for you. This week on Wind & Rhythm, we take a special look at the woodwind section. Flutes, Oboes, Clarinets, Bassoons, and Saxophones all share in the limelight.
Clarinet Candy Leroy Anderson US Air Force Band, Leroy Anderson Umoja Valerie Coleman Imani Winds Pavane Gabriel Fauré US Army Field Band: Chamber Winds Concerto for Clarinet Artie Shaw, ed. Tory Sherrod North Texas Wind Symphony, Eugene Migliaro Corporon Concerto Grosso for Saxophone Quartet & Band,
Mvt IV: Badinerie William Bolcom University of Michigan Symphony Band, Michael Haithcock Summer Music, for wind quintet, Op. 31,
Mvts: I, II, IV, V, IV Samuel Barber Myers, Robinson, Drucker, Le Clair, Baxtresser Alligator Alley Michael Daugherty North Texas Wind Symphony, Eugene Migliano Corporon Molly on the Shore Percy Grainger, ed. Larry Clark US Marine Band, Colonel Michael J. Colburn Tico Tico Zequinha Abreu Dallas Wind Symphony, Frederick Fennell