Saxophonist Dr. Dave Camwell is a distinguished, versatile, and dynamic performer, and serves as the Director of Jazz Studies and Associate Professor of Music at Troy University in Alabama. Camwell has been a Yamaha Performing Artist since 2004, a D’Addario Performing Artist since 2009, a Beechler Artist since 2003, and has over 30 publications available through Jeanne, Dorn, and UNC Jazz Press. An active performer and clinician, Camwell has been a guest artist at over 40 universities throughout North America.

Camwell studied at the universities of Calgary, Jacksonville State, Northern Colorado, and Oregon, and has recorded on the Innova, Enharmonic, Teal Creek, Mark Custom and PARMA labels.


Second Wind

Release Date: December 13, 2019
Catalog Number: NV6253
21st Century
Solo Instrumental
Saxophonist Dave Camwell's interpretations on SECOND WIND impressively demonstrate the capabilities of the instrument in music spanning three centuries. SECOND WIND presents a wide selection of saxophone music: a J. S. Bach partita with piano accompaniment added by Robert Schumann, a Vivaldi concerto, a Händel sonata, but also several contemporary, tonal saxophone compositions.