Creative sources CS 106 New logic for old saxophones


John Berndt

John Berndt, 1933 Buescher soprano and 1935 Conn alto saxophones.

  1. A slow descent into the flower (03.39)
  2. Phantasm (01.36)
  3. Melancholy at the base of the volcano (for Gianni Gebbia) (04.13)
  4. Manifold (02.22)
  5. We are not ourselves (02.15)
  6. The alloy of summer and mind (01.46)
  7. All the forgotten conversations (03.01)
  8. A material answer (for Christine Sehnaoui-Abdelnour) (05.52)
  9. The levels (03.27)
  10. Specifics (03.41)
  11. The long road from Doha to Barsoom (02.13)
  12. Noncontinuum (03.42)
  13. Capsules (for Anthony Braxton) (05.55)
  14. Wheels made of water (04.36)
  15. Roiling ascent (06.31)
Recorded at 2640 Space, Baltimore on 9 and 27 May 2010.

Photography (front cover reproduced above) by John Berndt.


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