Commissions and Premieres

 


                                             John Sampen, Morton Subotnick, and Maestro Yuval Zaliouk (1988)                                                Sampen & Shrude with György and Marta Kurtág

 

 

* denotes consortium commission
+ denotes premiere (no commission)

Saxophone Solos

Marilyn Shrude Avanti for saxophone and piano  2012
Marilyn Shrude River Song for solo saxophone 2010
Steven Stucky Scherzino for saxophone and piano 2010
Frederick Rzewski The Fall of the Empire for soprano saxophone and piano 2007
Burton Beerman Beginnings for alto saxophone and piano 2007
Elaine Lillios Wedge for alto saxophone and piano 2007
Mikel Kuehn Resonances for soprano saxophone and piano 2007
Marilyn Shrude Trope for alto saxophone and piano (or multiple saxophones) 2007
Marilyn Shrude Lacrimosa for alto saxophone and piano 2006
Beth Weimann Jannson for saxophone and visuals  2004
Marilyn Shrude Kantada for saxophone and piano 2004
Howard Frazin The Jester* 2004
John McDonald Transcriptions* 2004
Chen, Shih-Hui Plum Blossoms* 2004
Ileana Velazaquez Sonata+ 2003
Mei-Fang Lin Solo for alto saxophone 2002
Ty Emerson Sonata for alto saxophone and piano+ 2001
Vache Sharafian Sonata for alto saxophone and piano 2000
Stephen Gryc Three Small Resonant Pieces for alto saxophone and piano* 1999
Bernard Rands Memo 6* for solo saxophone 1999
Gunther Schuller Sonata for alto saxophone and piano* 1999
Carlos Michans Sonata for alto saxophone and piano 1999
Samuel Adler Pensive Soliloquy for alto saxophone and piano 1997
William Albright Postcard from Kansas for alto saxophone and piano 1997
Marilyn Shrude Continuum-Postscript '97 for alto saxophone and piano 1997
Marilyn Shrude Visions in Metaphor for solo saxophone 1996
John Harbison Sonata* for saxophone and piano 1995
Milton Babbitt Accompanied Recitative for soprano saxophone and piano 1994
Pauline Oliveros Mirrorim for alto saxophone and piano 1994
Chris Theofanidis Netherland* for alto saxophone and piano 1993
Peter Terry  Strange Attractors for alto saxophone and piano 1992
Walter Baer Fragments of a Dream for alto saxophone and piano 1991
John Orfe Three Movements for alto saxophone and piano 1991
Edward Miller Two Pieces for alto saxophone and piano 1990
Marilyn Shrude Renewing the Myth for alto saxophone and piano 1988
Milton Babbitt Whirled Series* for alto saxophone and piano 1988
Elizabeth Gould Tunes for a Madrigal for alto saxophone and piano 1987
Burton Beerman Passages for soprano saxophone and piano 1986
Ulf Grahn Ballad for solo saxophone 1985
Sydney Hodkinson Three Dance Preludes for alto sa4xophone and piano 1982
William Bolcom A Short Lecture on the Saxophone for solo saxophone 1979
Burton Beerman Moment 1978 for alto saxophone and piano 1978
Marilyn Shrude Music for Soprano Saxophone and Piano 1974
Alan Stout Suite for alto saxophone and organ 1971

 


John Sampen & Marilyn Shrude

 

Saxophone and Electronics

Piotr Grella-Mozejko Sampen for saxophone and electronics In Progress
Nathan Davis Cipher* for baritone saxophone and electronics 2012
James Mobberly Once Again to the Light for saxophone and MAX/MSP 2011
Russel Pinkston Inside/Outside for saxophone and MAX/MSP 2009
Mark Bunce Schrödinger's Cat for saxophone and MAX/MSP 2008
Pablo Furman Music for Alto Saxophone and Tape 1995
Mark Bunce Waterwings for saxophone and MAX/MSP 1993
Greg Fish Hammer and the Arrow for WX7/computer 1990
John Melby Alto Rhapsody for alto saxophone and tape (premiere) 1987
Peter Terry  Spider Kiss for alto saxophone and tape 1984
David Mariasy Private Eyes for alto saxophone and tape 1982
Vladimir Ussachevsky Mimicry for alto saxophone and tape 1982

 


John Sampen & Marilyn Shrude with composers Jeffrey Stolet, Philip Glass, and Peter Terry (1988)

Concertos

William Bolcom Concerto* for Soprano Saxophone and Band 2015
Daniel Godfrey Four Dawns Over Bard's Isle for soprano and chamber orchestra 2012
Marilyn Shrude Essay for alto saxophone and junior high band 2011
N. Prangcharoen Mantras* for soprano saxophone and wind ensemble  2009
Claude Baker Lamentations for saxophones and orchestra +(USA) 2007
Lewis Spratlin Concerto* for saxophone and orchestra 2006
John Fitz Rogers Concerto* for saxophone and wind ensemble 2006
Marilyn Shrude Memories of a Place for alto saxophone and orchestra 2002
Michael Colgrass Dream Dancer* for alto saxophone and wind ensemble 2002
Vache Sharafian Concerto for saxophone, piano, and orchestra 2000
Samuel Adler Serenata Concertante* for wind quintet and wind ensemble 1997
W. Kleinsasser Concerto for saxophone, chamber orchestra, and computer 1996
Marilyn Shrude Flight from concerto for alto saxophone and wind ensemble 1995
Carleton Macy Faust* for  alto saxophone and orchestra 1993
Eugene O'Brien Concerto for alto saxophone and orchestra 1992
Drake Mabry 12-15-89 for alto saxophone and chamber orchestra 1989
Donald Martino Concerto* for alto saxophone and orchestra 1988
Morton Subotnick In Two Worlds* for alto saxophone, computer, and orchestra 1988
Luca Francesconi Trama for alto/soprano saxophone and orchestra 1987
Peter Terry Into Light for soprano saxophone and chamber orchestra 1986
Lou Coyner Solo Saxophone with Ensemble for alto and orchestra 1985
Elliot Schwartz  Chamber Concerto IV for alto and chamber orchestra 1981
Burton Beerman Concerto I for alto saxophone and tape 1980
Marilyn Shrude Evolution V for alto saxophone and SATB quartet 1976
Walter Mays Concerto for alto saxophone and chamber orchestra 1974

 

Special Arrangements

György Kurtág Hommage to Elliott Carter for solo saxophone 1998/2015 2015
John Luther Adams Strange Birds Passing for saxophone ensemble 2013
György Kurtág In Nominee – All Ongherese for solo saxophone 2013
György Kurtág Ein Sappho Fragment for solo saxophone 2013
Martin Wesley-Smith Weapons of Mass Distortion for soprano saxophone/visuals 2003
Karel Husa Postcard From Home for alto saxophone and piano 1997
John Adams/Marilyn Shrude Postmark for soprano saxophone and piano 1988/97  1997
Philip Glass/Marilyn Shrude Facades for soprano saxophone and piano 1982/97 1997
Joan Tower Wings for solo alto saxophone 1981/91 1991
Marilyn Shrude Drifting Over a Red Place for wind controller 1989
Witold Lutoslawski Dance Preludes for soprano saxophone and piano 1972/87  1987
Karlheinz Stockhausen In Friendship for solo saxophone 1982