Composer : Carl Raven
Composed by Carl Raven, All Things Heart Shaped is short concert work written with the intermediate saxophone ensemble in mind. Long legato phrases are passed around the group over delicate Interwoven accompaniments
Instrumentation : 1 Soprano Sax, 4 Alto Saxophones, 2 Tenor Saxophones & 1 Baritone.
Flexible parts : Part 2 transposition for 2nd soprano, Part 5 for tenor sax and alternative part 7 for baritone, allows for all combinations up to standard double quartet.
An equivalent clarinet ensemble version of this title is available. The two sets of parts are designed to be interchangeable, allowing different combinations of single reeds to play this work.
Difficulty rating : Medium