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Racine Philippe 3 Axes Sax16

Philippe Racine
Trois Axes

for 3 alto saxophones

  • Level: advanced
  • Duration: 4'50
  • Genre: contemporary
  • Composed: 2006

Reference: SAX16
Score and parts


  • Published: 2010
  • Publisher: Editions Bim

Audio samples

3 Axes


Philippe Racine

Philippe Racine (*1958)

Philippe Racine, born in 1958, studied music in Basle (Switzerland) and Paris. He is considered to be among the most versatile musicians of his generation. As a flute player he gained international... Read more

About Trois Axes

Three axes for three saxes

The first saxophone turns around his axis in quintuplets (and “tentuplets”) disguised as sextuplets. The second one does it with triplets disguised as quintuplets and the third one with triplets as sixteenth notes. Each instrument plays very strictly in his own tempo.