O Tannenbaum (Maryland, My Maryland) composed by Traditional. Arranged by Edgar Herzog. Saxophone Quintet. For Saxophone Quintet (AATTB) (AATTB). Published by Advance Music (AV.7528).
After initially introducing the theme in a cloud of sound, the piece moves into an appealing Cajun/New Orleans groove. All the voices have solo opportunities, and as each player falls into the groove, the intensity builds. Following the climax, the festivities conclude in a short and classical manner.