Works Premiered

2015

Time Flies When You're Having Fun - Drew Crawford
originally for tarogato and electronics
arranged for soprano saxophone and electronics
world premiere by Nathan Henshaw at the Queensland Conservatorium of Music (August 5th 2015)

 

2014

Gouttes d’un Sang Etranger (complete) - Felicity Wilcox
for saxophones (one player), viola da gamba, spoken word and mulitmedia
world premiere by Nathan Henshaw, Anthea Cottee and Felicity Wilcox at the 2014 Vivid Sydney Festival.


Red-eye Flight - Nadia Burgess
for nonet
world premiere by Nathan Henshaw, Jay Byrnes, Michael Wray, Simon Ferenci, Paul Weber, Greg Bennett, Andrew Scott, David Groves, Cameron Reid, Jenna Cave (conductor) at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music (26th February 2014).



Sonata - Nadia Burgess
for tenor saxophone and piano
world premiere by Nathan Henshaw & Lindsay Gilroy at the 4th Annual Saxophone Academy Sydney Summer School.

 

2013

Gouttes d’un Sang Etranger (excerpts) - Felicity Wilcox
for saxophones (one player), viola da gamba, spoken word and mulitmedia
world premiere by Nathan Henshaw, Anthea Cottee and Felicity Wilcox at the 2013 Australasian Saxophone and Clarinet Conference (Sydney, Australia).


Voyages - Brian Howard
for soprano and alto saxophones
Australian premiere by Nathan Henshaw, Andrew Smith, James Nightingale & Claude Delangle at the 2013 Australasian Saxophone and Clarinet Conference (Sydney, Australia).


Fugu - Martin Kay
for baritone saxophone quartet
world premiere by Heavy Metal at the 2013 Australasian Saxophone and Clarinet Conference (Sydney, Australia).


Dark Nebulae (excerpts) - Lachlan Skipworth
for saxophone quartet
Australian premiere by Nexas Saxophone Quartet at the 2013 APRA Arts Music Awards

 

2012

Haarp - Martin Kay
for baritone saxophone quartet
world premiere by Heavy Metal.


Transition
- Caleb Hugo

concerto for alto saxophone and wind ensemble
Australian premiere by Nathan Henshaw (soloist) with Liechhardt Wind Orchestra


Voyages - Brian Howard
for soprano and alto saxophones
world premiere by Nathan Henshaw, Andrew Smith, James Nightingale, Christina Leonard, Nick Russeniello, Martin Kay, Michael Duke & Claude Delangle at the 15th World Saxophone Congress, St. Andrews (Scotland).


Trepanning Sonata - Martin Kay
for tenor saxophone and piano
world premiere by Nathan Henshaw & Lindsay Gilroy at the 2nd Annual Saxophone Academy Sydney Summer School.

 


2011

Four Dimensional Fluctuation - Category 5 by Joe Manton
world premiere by Alexei Dupressoir (Bb clarinet), Nathan Henshaw (alto saxophone), Isaac Hayward (piano), Joe Manton (electric bass), Jared Underwood (drums).


L'Operetta - Daniel Manera
world premiere by Adrian Tan (conductor), Joel Scott (tenor), Kaine Hayward (tenor), Javier Vilariano (baritone), Alexei Dupressoir (Bb & bass clarinet), Nathan Henshaw (alto & baritone saxophone), Christopher Nazarian (piano), Joe Manton (electric bass), Jared Underwood (drums).

 


2010

Zmey Lipa - Damian Griffin
world premiere by Halcyon and the Kammerklang Chamber Orchestra

 


2009

Waiting - Marcus Whale
for saxophone quartet
world premiere by Nexas Saxophone Quartet

 


2008

Stop! Start!...Sorry Mosart - Stephen Yates
duo for two tenor saxophones
world premiere by The eXa Project


Attah Dudes - Stephen Yates
duo for two alto saxophones
world premiere by The eXa Project

 

2006

Last Tango with Martin - Martin Kay
for saxophone quartet
British premiere by Harj Quartet (Andrew Sommerville, Hannah Marcinowicz, Nathan Henshaw and Jay Byrnes)

 


2004

Scherzo and Chorale – David Slater
for Saxophone Quartet
world premiere by Nexas Saxophone Quartet


Duo Quartetto – Stephen Yates
for saxophone quartet and string quartet
world premiere by Nexas Saxophone Quartet and Greenway String Quartet


Songs of Ghosts – Margery Smith
for Saxophone Quartet
world premiere by Nexas Saxophone Quartet & PACT Theatre Company

 


2003

Axis – Mark Oliveiro
for Saxophone Quartet
world premiere by Nexas Saxophone Quartet