Penman, Alastair

About the Composer

Alastair is a saxophonist, clarinettist, composer and educator. Although classically trained, He enjoys exploring many musical worlds; these influences can be heard in his compositions and performances, which often transcend genre definition. His commissions are extensive and can be heard on numerous recordings and also appear on the ABRSM exam syllabi. Alastair is a Professor of Saxophone at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, and is a Henri Selmer Paris and Vandoren UK performing artist.

Key Information

Year of Birth




Works on SXP


for saxophone ensemble


for saxophone & piano

Rhapsody on Electric Dawn

for saxophone & wind orchestra

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