Swedish saxophonist and composer Anders Lundegård presents several new compositions alongside classical masterpieces of the eighteenth- and twentieth-century, with UCI pianist Yuliya Minina and a string trio and quartet composed of UCI students. Dr. Lundegård is famous for the witty and educational presentation of his programs, which offer asides on Swedish and American culture, as well as music history and the legacy of the saxophone.
Flute Sonata in D, Op. 94 (1943), Sergei Prokofiev
Arranged for soprano saxophone and piano by Anders Lundegård
Conversation Piece for alto saxophone and piano (2018) , Anders Lundegård
Give them Some Swing to talk about
Based on the informal groups portraits associated with British 18th century painting, the composer imagines a lively conversation among devotees of various dance and musical styles.
Moskov “Rack” Sonata for soprano and alto saxophone and piano (2017), Anders Lundegård
A big, bold tribute to Rachmaninoff and the showpiece sonatas of the early 20th century.
Oboe quartet in F major, K. 370/368b (1781), W. A. Mozart
Arranged for soprano saxophone and string trio by Anders Lundegård
Gammal fäbodpsalm från Dalarna, Oskar Lindberg
A beloved Swedish song arranged for Alto saxophone and string quartet by Anders Lundegård
Presented with generous support from UCI Illuminations