Elliott Carter: Canonic Suite For Four Alto Saxophones (Score/Parts)

Books | Alto Saxophone (Quartet)

Publisher: G. Schirmer
Composer: Elliott Carter
Format: Sheet Music | Score and Parts
The Canonic Suite for quartet of alto saxophones is a revision, made in 1981, of the Suite For Quartet Of Alto Saxophones. It was awarded a prize in 1945 by Broadcast Music, Inc. and was first published that year.

The Fanfare is a canon in four parts at the unison; the Nocturne, a four-part canon in inversion (Sax 2), retrograde (Sax 3), and retrograde - inversion (Sax 4); the Tarantella, a four-part canon at the second above.

Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
Language: English
Catalogue No: GS22836

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