Recordings

Spin Cycle CD   $15

Sample track

Co-leading the band Spin Cycle with drummer Scott Neumann is currently Tom’s main musical project.  This is the band’s first CD featuring Tom on tenor and soprano saxophone playing an eclectic blend of original tunes. Sound Footing Records 2016

allaboutjazz.com review of Spin Cycle

Tom Christensen – Tenor and Soprano Saxophone

Pete McCann – Guitar

Phil Palombi – Bass

Scott Neumann – Drums

Sheet music to many of the tunes on this CD are available in the store on the sheet music page.

 

 

Gualala CD  $15

Sample track

Gualala is Tom’s first solo CD featuring original compositions for two woodwinds, bass and percussion.  Naxos Records 2000

allaboutjazz.com review of Gualala

Tom Christensen and Charles Pillow – tenor, soprano and sopranino saxophones, flute, oboe, english horn, clarinet and bass clarinet

Ben Allison, Doug Weiss – bass

Satoshi Takeishi – percussion

Sheet music to many of the tunes on this CD are available in the store on the sheet music page.

 

Paths CD $15

Sample track

Tom’s second solo CD featuring originals compositions for woodwinds, bass and percussion plus one standard tune. Playscape Recordings 2002

allaboutjazz.com review of Paths

Tom Christensen, Charles Pillow and Andrew Sterman –  tenor, soprano and sopranino saxophones, flute, alto flute, bass flute, oboe, english horn, clarinet, bass clarinet and wood flute.

Ben Allison – bass

Satoshi Takeishi – percussion

Sheet music to many of the tunes on this CD are available in the store on the sheet music page.

 

 

New York School CD $15

Tom’s third CD as a leader featuring original compositions for woodwinds, bass and percussion. This CD was funded by a grant from Chamber Music America and the Doris Duke Foundation. Playscape Recordings 2005

allaboutjazz.com review of New York School

Tom Christensen, Walt Weiskopf – tenor and soprano saxophones, flute, alto flute, oboe, english horn, clarinet, bass clarinet and wood flute.

Kermit Driscoll – bass

Satoshi Takeishi – percussion

Sheet music to many of the tunes on this CD are available in the store on the sheet music page.