Quirk Music
Quirk Music

A List of Everything

This is a collection of everything on the Quirk website:

  • compositions and arrangements
  • Just Add You! pieces
  • online projects
  • recordings and CDs
  • articles

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Saxophone Music

Fragile Dyads

Fragile Dyads: small fragile units of sound building up into a larger moving texture. Narrow bands of controlled instability, exhibiting fragility and flaws giving a natural life span. For solo or ensemble saxophonists.

Online Projects

Three Angels

Three Angels, a graphic score by Kenneth Wilkinson is used as a basis to explore interpretation of a graphic score. It is written for a saxophone ensemble of six or more saxophonists.

Online Projects

How to Teach the Saxophone

An eight part course given by Yamaha performing artist and Vandoren performing artist Sarah Markham.

Saxophone Music

Clockwork

'Somewhere, distant, the ancient mechanism of an old clock can only just be heard'. A simple piece for one or more saxophones.

Online Projects

Multiphonics

Sarah Markham take you through the use of multiphonics, often used in saxophone compositions.

Online Projects

Fireworks

The aim of this project is to produce a recording of a saxophone quartet work with musicality, nuance and cohesion working totally online.

Online Projects

Altissimo

Sarah Markham guides the saxophonist through the developmental stages needed for a secure altissimo range.

Online Projects

Treatise

An interpretation of pages from one of the most influential contemporary music scores: Treatise by Cornelius Cardew.

Recordings

Simply Four Saxophones

EMI Classics introduction to the world of saxophone. Celebrating the invention of the saxophone by Adolphe Sax in the 1840s, the Adelphi Saxophone Quartet perform a mixture of classic French works and arrangements - from Baroque to Gershwin.