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Troubled Waters

Ebonit Saxophone Quartet

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1.1
When the World's on Fire (Version for Saxophone Quartet)
Kevin Malone; Ebonit Saxophone Quartet
4:20
1.2
The Water Protectors
Kevin Malone; Ebonit Saxophone Quartet
18:02
1.3
The Housatonic Near Sandy Hook (Version for Saxophone Quartet)
Kevin Malone; Ebonit Saxophone Quartet
15:50
1.4
When the World's on Fire
Richard Whalley; Ebonit Saxophone Quartet
3:52
1.5
Iapetus Suture
Richard Whalley; Ebonit Saxophone Quartet
17:53
1.6
Refugees Welcome
Richard Whalley; Ebonit Saxophone Quartet
12:38
Digital Booklet
Total Playing Time    72:35
Works by two composers working at the University of Manchester in England: one American (Kevin Malone) and one British (Richard Whalley). These new works are all based on folk music: spirituals, protest songs, work ballads. They all reflect the instability of our current world and political systems, expressing concern about climate change, gun control (and the lack of), the neglect of the oppressed and the wilful deafness of ‘leaders’ to the real needs of the planet and its people. It’s not a ‘political’ album in any sense of partisanship but a reflection on how real progress can be destroyed by the power-brokers. Kevin Malone studied with Morton Feldman among others and is a lecturer in composition at the University of Manchester. Richard Whalley is Senior Lecturer in Composition at the university having studied at first at York with Nicola LeFanu and then at Harvard with Joshua Fineberg, Ebonit Saxophone Quartet, founded in the Netherlands in 2011, is a sparkling and lively ensemble featuring musicians from Poland, the Netherlands and Spain. The group has won many prizes and is developing a reputation for exciting and brilliant performances.
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