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From NASA to trombones

From NASA to the trombones Dave Deason composer Saker Music is delighted to interview Dave Deason composer, pianist and retired university professor about his new piece: Wind Tunnels for trombone quartet. Wind Tunnels was premiered and recorded by the Szeged Trombone Ensemble in 2018 and published by Saker Music in 2020.     The birth…
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The start and development of Saker Music

The start and development of Saker Music Company Written by Márton Szives New year, even new decade is upon us, and we were eager to hear the aims and achievements of Saker Music company from Áron. It’s time for a summary! Márton Szives: The launch of Saker Music Company was a real success and you’ve…
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Gergely Lukács’s ‘Fifty Shades of Tuba’ album

Written by Márton SzivesThe first solo album of Gergely Lukács, Fifty Shades of Tuba is now available at Saker Music. Gergely, the winner of numerous international competitions did not hesitate to answer a few of our eager questions. He shared his thoughts and experiences about the making of his debut album and his life as…
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Interview with Áron Simon arranger and founder of Saker Music

This interview was made by Roland Maitz for his Masterthesis. The student of the University of Music and Performing Arts at Graz asked Áron Simon about his ‘An Alpine Symphony’ arrangement. Translated by János Sutyák   How did you get the idea of working with Richard Strauss' 'An Alpine Symphony'? Usually I don’t look for…
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Bebop + Trombone = J.J. Johnson

Written by Áron Simon Edited by Sarah Tako   During the prosperity of bebop there were many virtuoso trombone players who excelled; among these are Frank Rosolino, Urbie Green, Carl Fontana, Eddie Bert, Kai Winding and J.J. Johnson. Of these, Johnson was the one who played together with bebop fellows like Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker,…
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