What do you get when a soloist is backed by a wind band or orchestra? On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we listen to concertos, including Jan Van der Roost's "Three Moods for Bass Clarinet", John Mackey’s "Concerto for Soprano Sax", and more, right here at the gathering place for people who love band music.
Concerto For 2 Trumpets In C - III. Allegro Antonio Vivaldi Canadian Brass
(Three Moods for Bass Clarinet and Symphonic Band)
I. La Gioia (Joy)
II. La Tristezza (Sadness)
III. L'Allegria (Cheerfulness) Jan Van der Roost Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra, Douglas Bostock Jan Guns, bass clarinet
Concerto for Soprano Sax and Wind Ensemble
V. Finale John Mackey US Navy Band, Captain George Thompson MUCS Timothy E. Roberts, soprano saxophone