Calland, Beverley , Calland, Beverley (Arranger), Harris, Paul , Harris, Paul (Arranger), Various Composers : First Repertoire For Alto Saxophone


First Repertoire For Alto Saxophone is a collection of twenty imaginative and sax-friendly arrangements and original pieces, with piano accompaniments, all carefully selected and written for the Grade 1-3 player by talented duo Paul Harris and Beverley Calland. From Latin classic Desafinado to Handel’s Water Music, Massenet to Mussorgsky, and including classic themes from the shows and television, there is something here for every occasion!

The solo Alto Saxophone part is also included on a separate insert. 



**ABRSM selected pieces (Saxophone 2006-2013):

Theme and Variations (Glazunov)

Midnight Air (Harris)

Trio from Water Music (Handel)

Pirates Ahoy! (Harris)

Promenade (from Pictures at an Exhibition) (Mussorgsky)

Cantabile (from Il Cordellino) (Vivaldi)

Showtime (Harris)

Desafinado (Antonio Jobim and Newton Mendonca)


**Trinity College London selected pieces (Saxophone 2012-2014):

Theme and Variations (Glazunov)

Seascape (Harris)

Trio from Water Music (Handel)

Promenade from Pictures at an Exhibition (Mussorgsky)

Cantabile from II Cordellino (Vivaldi)

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Theme And Variations (Glazunov); Midnight Air (Harris); Seascape; Pirates Ahoy!; Round The Bend!; Showtime; Air (Water Music) (Handel); Food, Glorious Food! (Bart); As Long As He Needs Me; The Vicar Of Dibley (Goodall); Herodiade (Massenet); Toucan Tango (Calland); Horseshoe Shuffle; Bal Fantome; Rift Riff; The Temple Bells (Woodeforde-Finden); Cold Comfort Farm (Lockhart); Promenade (Mussorgsky) **ABRSM selected piece: Saxophone syllabus 2006-2013 and **Trinity Guildhall selected piece: Saxophone syllabus 2012-2014; Cantabile (Il Cordellino) (Vivaldi) **Trinity Guildhall selected piece: Saxophone syllabus 2012-2014; Desafinado (Jobim) **ABRSM selected piece: Saxophone syllabus 2006-2013.

Additional information


Faber Music



Primary composer/editor/arranger

Beverley, Beverley (Arranger), Calland, Harris, Paul, Paul (Arranger), Various Composers

Published date



First Repertoire Series


Piano, Alto Saxophone