Commissioned and premiered by Frank Bongiorno at the 1988 World Saxophone Congress in Kawasaki, Japan and featuring at the 1989 Navy Band Symposium. The work is continuous with each of the 5 sections, played without pause, connected by a soprano saxophone cadenza.
click to listen to Strong and links below for other movements
Available on compact disc, Tsunagari featuring Eugene Rousseau and the Zagreb Saxphone Quartet, Liscio Artist Series (lisciorecordings.com and amazon.com)
also available from Innova Recordings