Pierre Max Dubois: Characteristic Pieces in the Form of a Suite (To the Russian Woman), for Alto Saxophone and Piano

Books | Alto Saxophone, Piano Accompaniment

Catalogue No: AL23062
Composer: Pierre-Max Dubois
Format: Sheet Music | Instrumental Album

French composer Pierre Max Dubois (1930-1995) significantly contributed to the woodwind repertoire, particularly for Saxophone. Characteristic Pieces in the Form of a Suite for Alto Saxophone and Piano was published in 1962 and remains popular in the advanced saxophonist's repertoire.

Dubois' music is characteristically light-hearted with unusual harmonic and melodic textures. The second movement of Characteristic Pieces in the Form of a Suite for Alto Saxophone and Piano, To the Russian Woman reflects Dubois' compositional characteristics as well as elements of Russian characteristics, with a typical performance lasts about two and a half minutes. Characteristic Pieces in the Form of a Suite is essential to the advanced saxophonist's repertoire. Dubois' most famous work makes for an exciting and enjoyable performance for players and audiences alike.

ISBN: 9790046230622
Skill Level: Intermediate-Advanced Explain this
Language: English
Publisher: Alphonse Leduc