This work was originally composed for saxophone, strings, piano and timpani. Martin prepared a version for basset horn in 1974. Of advanced difficulty.
In one movement. With a preface by Maria Martin in German, English and French. Premiered in The Hague, August 2009 by Thies Roorda and Nata Tsvereli. Maria Martin discovered this manuscript in 2008 -- the music is an arrangement of Frank Martin's Ballade for Saxophone and String Orchestra, Piano and…
Cellist Poltera plays Martin's Concerto for Cello and Orchestra; and Ballade for Cello and Piano. The disc also includes Martin's 8 Preludes for Piano. With Kathryn Stott, piano; and the Malmo Symphony Orchestra.
In one movement. With a preface by Maria Martin in German, English and French. Maria Martin discovered the manuscript for this work in 2008; it is an arrangement by Frank Martin of his Ballade for Saxophone and String Orchestra, Piano and Percussion. The music was premiered in August 2009. Duration…
This work was composed for the Concours National Suisse d'Execution Musicale, 1940. It was originally scored for trombone with small orchestra. Of advanced difficulty. Duration ca. 8 minutes.
This tribute to writer James Baldwin was composed for the duo section of the 2001 Jugend musiziert competition. Premiered by Christian Martin Kirsch and Yannick Wirner. With program, performance and biographical notes in German, English and French.
Contents: Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 33 / Saint-Saens -- Cello Concerto in D minor / Eduoard Lalo -- Ballade for Cello and Orchestra / Frank Martin. Michael Hofstetter conducts the Glessen Philharmonic Orchestra.
…Ballade No. 1 pour flute, cordes et piano -- Sonata de chiesa pour flute et orchestre a cordes -- Ballade No. 2 pour flute, cordes, piano, timbales et percussions -- Ballade No. 1 pour flute et grand orchestre -- Ballade No. 1 pour flute et piano -- Sonata da chiesa pour flute et orgue -- Ballade…