ABC Classic FM saxophone recording of new Australian Music
17 October 2018 – Recording for ABC FM New Waves Program
Eugene Goossens Hall
Producer Stephen Adams
Broadcast date TBC
Katia Beaugeais will be featured soloist, performing new Australian saxophone works written specially for her.
Beaugeais will also record her latest new soprano sax piece, Breath by Breath.
WATCH Beaugeais’s premiere of Breath by Breath at the World Sax Congress in Croatia, showcasing the pure, lyrical tones of the soprano saxophone with soothing bird-like quarter-tones, multiphonic trills and air wind sound effects alongside long passages of circular breathing in a meditative style:
Featured composers include: Professor Emerita Anne Boyd, Associate Professor Bruce Crossman, Katy Abbott, Rosalind Page and Katia Beaugeais.
Renowned pianist Phillip Shovk, of the Sydney Conservatorium, will join Beaugeais to record the new works that include saxophone and piano.
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Photos courtesy of World Sax Congress & Professor William Street.