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Saxophone Quartets Book 3

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

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Soundscapes

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

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Date Event (Click Event Name for details) Venue
28 Feb 2019 - 1 Mar 2019 RLPO: Ravel's Bolero

Rob joins the RLPO to perform this classical favourite, alongside his long-time Bolero partner, Carl Raven: https://www.liverpoolphil.com/whats-on/bolero

Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

14 Mar 2019 RNCM Saxophone Ensemble lunchtime concert

Rob directs the annual RNCM Saxophone Ensemble lunchtime concert, this year featuring the premiere of a new version of Adam Gorb's Concertino for Solo Saxophone and Saxophone Ensemble, featuring Emma McPhilemy, RNCM's International Artist Diploma student this year, and a new arrangement of music by Loius Andriessen, to mark the composer's 80th Birthday year.https://www.rncm.ac.uk/performance/rncm-saxophone-ensemble/

RNCM Concert Hall

16 Mar 2019 ArkEnsemble: Haydn Unravelled

Rob directs his unique ArkEnsemble as part of the RNCM Chamber Music Festival, performing new arrangements of music influences by Haydn - but not as you know it!!! https://www.rncm.ac.uk/performance/haydn-unravelled/

RNCM Concert Hall

17 Mar 2019 Shrewsbury Saxophone Day

Rob and Andy Scott lead another day of workshops, massed saxophone groups and more. Info from Shrewsbury School website.

Shrewsbury School, Shrewsbury

23 Mar 2019 Apollo Saxophone Quartet Concert Live @ St.Wildred's

Apollo Saxophone Quartet presents a varied programme in this beautiful church venue.https://www.liveatstwilfrids.co.uk

Grappenhall Church, Warrington

27 Mar 2019 RLPO: Stars Wars

Rob joins the RLPO to play the classic "Cantina Band" track from the classic film.https://www.liverpoolphil.com/whats-on/music-from-the-star-wars-saga

Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

28 Mar 2019 - 30 Mar 2019 Apollo /Artvark Holland Tour: Two Quartet's Collide & Merge Tour and CD launch!

Apollo & Artvark Quartets tour three venues in Holland, including the iconic De Doelen in Rotterdam, which will be the official aunch concert for teh group's new CD, recorded earlier this year. Info: http://www.artvarksq.com/concerts/

CHV Noordkade/De Doelen, Rotterdam/Arlanderveen

28 Apr 2019 - 29 Apr 2019 Wells Single Reed Day

Rob is special guest at this year's Wells Cathedral Single Reed Day https://wells.cathedral.school/singlereed/ Rob will also give a masterclass at the school on Mon 29th April.

Wells Cathedral School

16 May 2019 RLPO: Shostakovitch: Age of Gold

Rob joins the RLPO to play this little heard gem. https://www.liverpoolphil.com/whats-on/russian-heroes

Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

14 Jun 2019 - 15 Jun 2019 RLPO: John Williams for Speilberg: ESCAPADES CONCERTO

Rob is soloist in the John Williams :Escapdes" Concerto (from the film Catch me if you Can) with the RLhttps://www.liverpoolphil.com/whats-on/great-directors-and-their-composers-steven-spielberg-john-williamsPO.

Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

4 Jul 2019 Walton's Facade: RLPO

Rob plays the saxophone solo in the wonderful "Facade" by William Walton

Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

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: https://www.joaopedrosilva.org/en/fisp-palmela-international-saxophone-festival/

Various venues

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, http://www.windstruments.co.uk/Sax/saxindex.cfm

Harrogate Ladies College, Harrogate

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

3 Nov 2019 RNCM Saxophone Day

Put this date in your diaries now. Info to follow soon re Artists etc.

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

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: http://www.hhhconcerts.org.uk

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