Home > Woodwind choir > Requiem for Double Saxophone Choir - I - Introit and Kyrie

The saxophone is often closely compared to the human voice, and here one of the choral world’s most beautiful and harrowing works is brought into the realm of the saxophone choir.

The original work had various re-configurations and is usually now performed on a smaller orchestral/choral scale.

This is the opening movement and whilst not the best known by itself, it was this that originally drew me into Faure’s marvelous Requiem. The proceeding movements will be available soon - check out ’Associated Scores’, as will versions for saxophone choir with organ.

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