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Racine Philippe 3 Axes Sax16

Philippe Racine

Trois Axes

for 3 alto saxophones

Level: advanced
Duration: 4'50
Swiss Composers Series


3 Axes  3 Axes

SAX16 - Score and parts

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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.

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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 fame, not only as a brilliant performer of traditional flute repertoire, but also as a passionate defender of music of our time. He is a member of the... Read more