Raschèr Saxophone Quartet
Swedish 20th Century Music
The Raschèr Saxophone Quartet was founded in 1969 in the USA by four enthusiasts of the saxophone. The initiative was taken by Sigurd Raschèr who had been travelling around the world as a saxophone player since the 1930s.
On this recording the quartet plays Swedish 20th century music by Maurice Karkoff, Erland von Koch, Miklòs Maros, Sven-David Sandström and Werner Wolf Glaser. Music by Johann Sebastian Bach is also included.
- 1.Ernst und Spass Music: Maurice Karkoff6'34
- 2.Miniatyrer för saxofonkvartett Music: Erland von Koch10'51
- 3.Quartet for saxophones Music: Miklós Maros8'57
- 4.Moments musicaux pour quatre saxophones Music: Sven-David Sandström13'56
- 5.Quartetto per Sassofoni Music: Werner Wolf Glaser17'41
- 6.Fugue XII Music: Johann Sebastian Bach3'43
- 7.Fugue II Music: Johann Sebastian Bach1'49
- Total playtime 64'07