The Imagined Sound of Sun on Stone
Concerto for Saxophone and Orchestra
Composition Date: 1999
Orchestration: solo Ssax / 2(pic).2.2(Bcl).2(cbsn)/126.96.36.199/timp.perc/str
Commissioned by St. Magnus Festival & Swedish Chamber Orchestra.
First performed by John Harle (sax) with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Joseph Swensen at St. Magnus Festival, Kirkwall 1999.
The Imagined Sound of Sun on Stone Sally Beamish
John Harle saxophone Swedish Chamber Orchestra Ola Rudner conductor
Sally Beamish narrator
1. The Caledonian Road
2. The Day Dawn
3. No I´m not afraid - Six poems by Irina Ratushinskaya
4. The Imagined Sound of Sun on Stone