New Publications

Saxophone Quartets Book 3

Saxophone Quartets Book 3Eight pieces for four altos or three altos plus tenor

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Astute Music

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Soundscapes10 advanced pieces for two equal saxophones

Grade 6+

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Astute Music

Songs without Words

Songs without Words4 beautiful melodic pieces for Saxophone and Piano

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Astute Music

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New Trio CD

the time is now

equivox trio - the time is now

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Upcoming Gigs and Events

You can also view my previous Gigs events.

Date Event (Click Event Name for details) Venue
8 Jul 2019 - 13 Jul 2019 Palmela Saxophone Festival 2019, Portugal

Rob is appearing as concerto soloist, (Michael Ball Concerto), with the Apollo Saxophone Quartet (Fitkin Plan B, concerto with strings), giving masterclasses, and featuring in the Palmela "Group S" UK/Portuguese group to close the event. Info:

Various venues

21 Jul 2019 Opera North: Pictures at an Exhibition

Rob performs the saxophone solo in the much loved orchestral favourite.


24 Jul 2019 - 26 Jul 2019 Manchester Single Reed Summer School

Rob tutors on this annual course. Info:


31 Jul 2019 Gwilym Simcock, Rob Buckland, & String Quartet

A much aniticipated return to the Chester Festival for this exciting new project, blending classical, jazz, original music and arrangements of French classics. Info:

Storyhouse, Chester

2 Aug 2019 Storyhouse Big Band with Gwilym Simcock

Rob leads the Storyhouse Big Band in this exciting new collaboration. Info:

Storyhouse, Chester

18 Aug 2019 - 22 Aug 2019 Harrogate Saxophone Summer School

Join Rob, Carl Raven, Sally MacTaggart and Gilly Blair for a summer school looking at all aspects of your playing - massed saxes, chamber groups, solo and technique workshops and so much more,

Harrogate Ladies College, Harrogate

2 Sep 2019 Moondog and beyond

Rob joins a Eurepoean Saxophone collective to recreate the legendary Moondog recordings from the 1900's with London Saxophonic.

tbc Berlin, Germany

14 Sep 2019 Nearly Dan @ TheSage

Rob joins this amazing group to celebrate the incredible music of Steely Dan.

The Sage, Gateshead

12 Oct 2019 Nearly Dan @ The Stables

Rob joins this amazing group at this iconic venue for more Steely Dan charts played as the original recordings.

The Stables, Wavendon

28 Oct 2019 RLPO: Bernstein West Side Story

Rob performs this classic orchestral favourite with the RLPO.

Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

1 Nov 2019 Apollo/Artvark: Two Quartets Collide & Merge

Apollo and Artvark Quartets meet to play their new CD live in this fantatsic venue.

Turner Sims, Southampton

3 Nov 2019 RNCM Saxophone Day

Put this date in your diaries now. Featuring Apollo/Artvark"Two Quartets Collide & Merge" project. More info soon.

RNCM Manchester

6 Nov 2019 Tansy Davis"Iris" Saxophone Concerto

Rob performs this dynamic concerto with the RLPO Ensemble 10:10 conducted by Clark Rundell.

Liverpool, Concert Room, St.Georges Hall

16 Nov 2019 John Helliwell & the Super Big Tramp Band

Rob leads the Super Big Tramp Band with John Helliwell at this great Jazz Festival.

Hull Truck Theatre

30 Nov 2019 APOLLO SAXOPHONE QUARTET: Haslemere concerts

The Apollo Saxophone Quartet perform a varied and exciting programme in this concerts series in Surrey. Info:

St.Christopher's Church, Haslemere

11 Dec 2019 RLPO with Guy Barker and Clare Teal

Rob joins the sax section for another great programme of music for big band and orchestra.

Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

16 Dec 2019 John Helliwell & the Super Big Tramp Band

European premiere of this excitng new project.

Markethalle, Hamburg

22 Dec 2019 Apollo/Artvark: Two Quartets Collide & Merge

Apollo/Artvark perform their new CD live at this amazing venue.http://kassaTivoliVredenburg

Tivoli Vrendeberg