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Composition

Jazz Saxophone Quartets (Originals)

All original jazz quartet compositions are published by Walrus Music.

Come What May

Doctor Brother's Music Box

Don't Step On Your Neck

FOURway Stop [revised 2012]

Freer ör Edgier

The House That My Father Built

Jack the Giant Killer

Kayamjen

Lullaby for Amy

Of Things Hoped For

On a Warm Summer's Evenin'

Requiem [revised 2011]

The Revival [revised 2012]

Vanilla Cream Soda

With Friends Like These

Jazz Saxophone Quartets (Arrangements)

Hot House is currently available for sale (contact Mark Watkins ). Copyright permissions are presently in consideration for the other arrangements below.

All Blues (Miles Davis)

Chim Chim Cheree (Richard and Robert Sherman)

The Christmas Song (Mel Torme)

Hot House (Tad Dameron)

Linus and Lucy [revised 2011] (Vince Guaraldi)

My Favorite Things (Oscar Hammerstein and Richard Rodgers)

My Funny Valentine (Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart)

Ornithology (Charlie Parker)

Snakes (Marcus Miller)

Tenor Madness [revised 2011] (Aonny Rollins)

There Will Never Be Another You (Mack gordon and Harry Warren)

Tuesday Wondeerland (Esbjörn Svensson, Dan Berglund, and Magnus Öström)

Quartets with Rhythm Section

All original quartets with rhythm section are published by Walrus.

Chim Chim Cheree (Richard and Robert Sherman)

Felices para siempre (Watkins, premiered at the XV World Saxophone Congress in Bangkok, July 2009

     with the Mahidol University faculty jazz trio)

FOURway Stop [revised 2012] (Watkins, premiered at the XV World Saxophone Congress in Bangkok, July 2009 with

     the Mahidol University faculty jazz trio)

Of Things Hoped For (Watkins)

Moment's Notice (John Coltrane)

My Funny Valentine (Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart)

Peas in a Pod (Watkins)

The Revival [revised 2012] (Watkins)

Sunset in Sperlonga (Watkins)

Quartets with Jazz Ensemble

All original quartets with jazz ensemble are published by Walrus.

Jack the Giant Killer

Chim Chim Cheree (for FOUR and Sound Alliance, premiered June 22, 2012)

Felices para siempre (for FOUR and Sound Alliance, premiered June 22, 2012)

Freer ör Edgier (for FOUR and Sound Alliance, premiered June 22, 2012)

The Getaway: Cops and Robbers (for FOUR and Sound Alliance, premiered June 22, 2012)

On a Warm Summer's Evenin' (for FOUR and Sound Alliance, premiered June 22, 2012)

The Revival (for FOUR and the University of the Philippines Jazz Ensemble in Quezon City; revised for

     FOUR and Sound Alliance)

There Will Never Be Another You (for FOUR and the University of the Philippines Jazz Ensemble,

     premiered in Quezon City, revised for FOUR and Sound Alliance)

Classical Saxophone Quartets

All classical quartets are available from either Rocorp or Dorn Publications.

Finlandia (Be Still, My Soul)

It Came Upon a Midnight Clear

Hark! The Herald Angels Sing

Lead, Kindly Light

A Life in the Day: Prelude

A Life in the Day: Fugue

Dorn

Dorn

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Dorn

Roncorp

Roncorp

Classical Saxophone and Piano

O, My Father and O, How Lovely was the Morning are now available through Dorn. Any postings of these arrangements (as some have done) other than by Dorn are illegal.

The Mozart and Vivaldi transcriptions were published with errors (tenor parts not transposed, missing annotations, missing measures in Mozart piano part) but are currently correct. If a copy was purchased prior to 2012 or has the errors mentioned, contact either Roncorp or Mark Watkins for updated copies.

Far, Far Away for Tenor Saxophone and Piano

My Redeemer for Alto Saxophone and Piano (O, My Father)

O, How Lovely was the Morning for Soprano Saxophone and Piano

Mozart Concerto, K. 191 for Tenor Saxophone and Piano

     Mvt. 1: Allegro

     Mvt. 2: Adagio

     Mvt. 3: Rondo

Vivaldi Concerto, F. VIII, No. 35 for Tenor Saxophone and Piano

     Mvt. 1: Allegro non molto

     Mvt. 2: Largo

     Mvt. 3: Allegro

Dorn

Dorn

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Roncorp

Saxophone and Large Ensemble

The original quartet with concert band or orchestra compositions below are available from Dorn. The saophone quartet with jazz ensemble original compositions are available from Walrus

Cimarosa, Dominico Siciliana and Allegro for Tenor Saxophone and Concert Band

     (adapted from Concerto for Oboe and Strings arranged by Arthur Benjamin)

          Siciliana

          Allegro

Chim Chim Cheree (Quartet and Concert Band, premiered with the University of

     the Philippines Wind Ensemble; revised for Luxembourg City Concert Band))

Chim Chim Cheree (Quartet and Symphony)

Chim Chim Cheree (Soprano or Alto Saxophone and Symphony)

Of Things Hoped For (Tenor Saxophone and Concert Band)

On a Warm Summer's Evenin' (Jazz Ensemble and Symphony) 

On a Warm Summer's Evenin' (Quartet and Symphony)

Skylark (for Tenor Saxophone and Strings)

Three Contemplations: A Concerto for Saxophone Quartet and Concert Band

     Mvt. 1: With Friends Like These

     Mvt. 2: Of Things Hoped For

     Mvt. 3: Felices para siempre

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

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Dorn

Dorn

Jazz Ensemble

Presently cleaning up copy work for publication by Achim Kück, Germany.

Come What May

Don't Step On Your Neck

The Getaway: Cops and Robbers

Freer ör Edgier

Jack the Giant Killer

Lullaby for Amy

On a Warm Summer's Evenin'

The Revival

Jazz Combo (Originals and Arrangements)

The combo charts below vary in instrumentation from solo and rhythm section to voice and three horns.  The following key provides interpretation to the information on the right: v=voice, fl=flute,  ssx=soprano saxophone, asx=alto saxophone, tsx=tenor saxophone, trp=trumpet, flgl=flugel horn, trb=trombone, tb=tuba, vc=cello, and axpc=auxiliary percussion.  All charts use a rhythm section of piano, bass, and drums.

Ain't No Sunshine (Bill Withers)

Airegin (Sonny Rollins/transcription and arrangement of Miles Davis version)

All Blues (Miles Davis)

Blocks (Ed Calle)

Caravan (Duke Ellington, Erving Mills, Juan Tizol)

Cheek to Cheek (Irving Berlin)

Chim Chim Cheree (Richard and Robert Sherman)

Come What May (Watkins)

Dindi (Antonio Carlos Jobim)

Doctor Brother's Music Box (Watkins)

Donna Lee/Indiana (Charlie Parker/Ballard MacDonald and James Hanley)

Doxy (Sonny Rollins)

Freddie the Freeloader (Miles Davis/trans. and arr. of Davis version)

Freer ör Edgier (Watkins)

Hot House (Tadd Dameron)

The House That My Father Built (Watkins)

I Mean You (Thelonious Monk/trans. and arr. of Chick Corea version)

It Don't Mean a Thing (Duke Ellington/arr. of Al Hamme version)

It Might As Well Be Spring (Rodgers and Hammerstein/arr. of Keith Phillips ver.)

Kayamjen (Watkins)

Moment's Notice (John Coltrane/trans. and arr. of Coltrane's original)

My Favorite Things (Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein)

My Funny Valentine (Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart)

Of Things Hoped For (Watkins)

On the Other Hand (Watkins)

On the Sunny Side of the Street (Dorothy Fields and Jimmy McHugh)

Over the Rainbow (E.Y. Harburg and Harold Arlen)

The Revival (Watkins)

Shaker Song (Jay Beckenstein)

Snakes (Marcus Miller)

Sunset in Sperlonga (Watkins)

Trane of Thought [revised 2012] (Watkins)

Vanilla Cream Soda (Watkins)

Walkin' (Richard Carpenter/trans. and arr. of Miles Davis version)

Walkin' Home (Watkins)

Watermelon Man (Herbie Hancock)

What Is This Thing Called Love? (Cole Porter)

You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To (Cole Porter)

v,asx,tsx,trb

ssx,tsc,trb

ssx,tsc,trb

ssx,tsc,trb,axpc

asx,tsx,trb

v,asx,tsx,trb

asx,tsx,trb

ssx,tsc,trb

v,tsx

asx,tsx,trb

asx,tsx,trb

ssx,tsc,trb

ssx,tsc,trb

tsx, trp, gtr

asx,trp,trb,vc

asx,trp,trb,vc

asx,tsx,trb

v,asx,tsx,trb

v,asx,tsx,trb

asx,trp,trb,vc

asx,tsx,trb

v,asx,tsx,trb

fl,flgl,vc,tb

v,ssx,tsx,trb

trp,tsx

v,asx,tsx,trb

v,asx,tsx,trb

ssx,tsc,trb

v,asx,tsx,trb,axpc

asx,tsx,trb,axpc

asx,trp,trb,vc

trp, tsx

ssx,tsx,trb

ssx,tsx,trb

ssx,tsx

ssx,tsx,trb

v,asx,trp,trb,vc

v,asx,tsx,trb

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