New Publications

Saxophone Quartets Book 3

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

available from:
Astute Music

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Soundscapes10 advanced pieces for two equal saxophones

Grade 6+

available from:
Astute Music

Songs without Words

Songs without Words4 beautiful melodic pieces for Saxophone and Piano

available from:
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
3 May 2018 RLPO with Julian Joseph

Rob joins the RLPO sax section to play music by Gershwin, Ellington and Julian Joseph.

Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

5 May 2018 RNCM ArkEnsemble

Rob directs his unique RNCM ArkEnsemble in a colourful, creative and exciting programme in this popular late-night concert series, follwoign a Halle conert in the main hall. Music by Martland, Nyman, Gregory, Mozart, Moondog, Piazzolla and Rossini - with a twist.

Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham (Foyer)

12 May 2018 RNCM ArkEnsemble at Emmanuel Coffee Concerts

Rob directs his unique RNCM ArkEnsemble in this popular series of free coffee concerts in Didsbury;s Emmanuel Church. 

Emmanuel Church Didsbury

21 May 2018 RNCM Saxophone Final Recitals

Come and hear some of the UK's finest young saxophonists perform their final degree recitals at the RNCM. Always exciting and creative.

RNCM Concert Hall

24 May 2018 Apollo & Artvark- 2 quartets collide!

On Thursday May 24th, Artvark and Apollo will play the try-out of this project in Brebl in Nijmegen, the very first time in public.
Charles Darwin: "In the long history of humankind, those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed".
Apollo SQ (UK): Rob Buckland - soprano sax / Carl Raven - alto sax / Andy Scott - tenor sax / Jim Fieldhouse - baritone sax

Brebl-Honig, Nijmegen

25 May 2018 Concert and masterclass

Apollo and Artvark Quartets present a lunchtime concert and afternoon masterclass with students at the Zwolle Conservatoire.

Zwolle Conservatoire, Holland

26 May 2018 Apollo & Artvark- 2 quartets collide!

“The music of Artvark sounds fresh and new every time”. (bron: Jazzenzo) Artvark is een saxofoonkwartet met een status aparte in de hedendaagse jazz.

Amersfoort Jazz Festival, Holland

27 May 2018 Manchester Camerata Northern Soul/Motown

Ron joins the sax section for this exciting gig at the Neighborhood Weekender in Warrington.

Neighbourhood Weekender, Warrington

5 Jun 2018 Apollo Saxophone Quartet Concert

The ASQ perform at the Swaledale Festival.

Swaledale Festival

16 Jun 2018 Nearly Dan

Rob joins Nearly Dan for their yearly sell-out show at the Band on the Wall, manchester.

Band on the Wall, Manchester

19 Jun 2018 Premiere of Adam Gorb's new Opera, "The Path to Heaven"

Rob joins Psappha and students from the RNCM to premiere Adam Gorb's new opera.

Howard Assembly Room, Leeds.

21 Jun 2018 The Path To Heaven - Adam Gorb's new Opera

Rob joins Psappha and studetns from the RNCM for give the 2nd performance of Adam Gorb's new Opera, "The Path to Heaven"

RNCM Manchester

19 Jul 2018 Apollo Saxophone Quartet Concert

ASQ peform a concert at the new Storyhouse Theatre in Chester, including their higely popular "Journey Across the Impossible" Film Show.


Info to follow.

Storyhouse Theatre, Chester

25 Jul 2018 - 27 Jul 2018 Manchester Single Reed Course

Rob directs this annual course for saxophone and clarinet players. Info here:

Stretford Grammar School

19 Aug 2018 - 23 Aug 2018 Harrogate Saxophone Summer School

Rob directs this annual course which attracts players from across the UK. 

Harrogate Ladies College

8 Sep 2018 Nearly Dan @ TheSage

Rob Joins Nealry Dan for their 21st Anniversary Tour.

The Sage, Gateshead

9 Sep 2018 Manchester Camerata Northern Should & Motown Classics

Rob joins the Manchester Camerata for a festival performance of this exciting show.

Festival No.6, Port Merion

4 Nov 2018 RNCM Saxophone Day 2018

Info to follow, but put the date in your diary now!!!

RNCM Manchester