Essential saxophone solo literature

Composer Title Instrumentation Year
Albright, William
(1944 – 1998)
Sonata
Amazon
alto saxophone and piano 1984
Bonneau, Paul
(1918 – 1995)
Caprice en forme de valse saxophone solo 1950
Bozza, Eugène
(1905 – 1991)
Improvisation et caprice
Amazon
saxophone solo 1944
Bozza, Eugène
(1905 – 1991)
Aria
Amazon
alto saxophone and piano 1936
Creston, Paul
(1906 – 1985)
Sonata
Amazon
alto saxophone and piano 1939
Cunningham, Michael G.
(1937 – )
Trigon
Amazon
tenor saxophone and piano 1969
Desenclos, Alfred
(1912 – 1971)
Prélude, Cadence, et Finale
Amazon
alto saxophone and piano 1956
Feld, Jindrich
(1925 – 2007)
Sonate
Amazon
soprano saxophone and piano 1982
Feld, Jindrich
(1925 – 2007)
Élégie
Amazon
soprano saxophone (or oboe) and piano 1981
Glazunov, Aleksandr
(1865 – 1936)
Concerto
Amazon
alto saxophone and string orchestra 1934
Hartley, Walter S.
(1927 – )
Poem
Amazon
tenor saxophone and piano 1967
Heiden, Bernhard
(1910 – 2000)
Sonata
Amazon
alto saxophone and piano 1937
Husa, Karel
(1921 – )
Élégie et Rondeau
Amazon
alto saxophone and piano or orchestra 1961
Ibert, Jacques
(1890 – 1962)
Concertino da Camera
Amazon
alto saxophone and chamber orchestra [11 inst] 1935
Lennon, John Anthony
(1950 – )
Distances Within Me
Amaon
alto saxophone and piano 1979
Martin, Frank
(1890 – 1974)
Ballade
Amazon
tenor saxophone and piano (or orchestra) 1940
Maslanka, David
(1943 – )
Sonata alto saxophone and piano 1988
Maurice, Paule
(1910 – 1967)
Tableaux de Provence
Amazon
alto saxophone and orchestra 1959
Milhaud, Darius
(1892 – 1974)
Scaramouche
Amazon
alto saxophone and orchestra 1937
Muczynski, Robert
(1929 – )
Sonata
Amazon
alto saxophone and piano 1970
Noda, Ryo
(1948 – )
Improvisation I also II, III
Amazon
alto saxophone solo 1972
Schmidt, William
(1926 – )
Sonatina
Amazon
tenor saxophone and piano 1967c
Schmitt, Florent
(1870 – 1958)
Legende
IMSLP | Amazon
alto saxophone and piano 1918
Stein, Leon
(1910 – 2002)
Sonata
Amazon
tenor saxophone and piano 1967
Tull, Fisher
(1934 – 1994)
Sarabande and Gigue
Amazon
alto saxophone and piano 1976
Villa-Lobos, Heitor
(1887 – 1959)
Fantasia
Amazon
soprano or tenor saxophone and chamber orchestra 1948