A few words from Keeley Rob
As the title suggests, this is a punchy little set of variations based on that most adaptable of musical images, the fanfare (see also the six clarinet trios). It also exists in a version for trombones. if the benevolent (if ironic) shade of Igor Stravinsky (particularly of ‘Agon’) may be detected in this piece, I won’t mind too much. Fanfariations was transcribed for saxophone quartet in 2015.
Rob Keeley, 2017
Click on the button below to order a printed copy from the June Emerson website, or click on ADD TO CART to buy an instantly downloadable PDF version.
Scoring: soprano, alto, tenor baritone saxophones
Standard: moderate to advanced
Length: Approx 6.29′
Rob Keeley Introducing his Music