*********AVAILABLE on ALBANY RECORDS as of AUGUST 1, 2011.*********
Christopher Creviston, saxophones
Hannah Gruber, piano
Mantis (2009) / David Heinick (b. 1954)
Sonata (1984) / William Albright (1944-1998)
-La Follia Nuova: A Lament for George Cacioppo
-Scherzo: Will o’ the Wisp
-Recitative and Mad Dance
Sonata Appassionata, Opus 140 (1917) / Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877-1933)
Vocalise-étude (1906) / Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
Fantasy (1984) / Denis Bédard (b. 1950)
Sonata, Opus 29 (1970) / Robert Muczynski (1929-2010)
* David Heinick’s “Mantis” was composed for Creviston and Gruber, and premiered by them at the North American Saxophone Alliance 2010 Biennial Conference at the University of Georgia.
* program notes by Trent Kynaston, Denis Bédard and Donald George.