American composer Gardner Read. For flute (doubles piccolo), oboe (doubles english horn), clarinet (doubles bass clarinet), trumpet (in C), French horn & bassoon. Six players on nine instruments. Score & parts.
(score sample pages)
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20th Century (1977). For soprano voice, trumpet & piano. Prominent band composer Alfred Reed composed this work for a colleague at the University of Miami in 1977. The Prologue portion is the predecessor to his larger work of the same title for choir, 3 trumpets, tympani & piano. This is the original form. Solo trumpet part in Bb & C included. -pc (piano score sample pages)
Romantic. For clarinet in A and string quartet (2 violins, viola, cello). With his clarinet quintet, begun in 1915, Reger was remembering his role models Mozart and Brahms, whose works in this genre he particularly admired. This melancholic quintet that is worked through in a strictly motivic way was to be Reger's last opus. Shortly after he had sent it to his publisher, he died of a heart attack in May 1916. The quintet was to become his swan song, first performed at a memorial for the composer ...
20th Century Romantic (1915). With his clarinet quintet, begun in 1915, Reger was remembering his role models Mozart and Brahms, whose works in this genre he particularly admired. This melancholic quintet that is worked through in a strictly motivic way was to be Reger's last opus. Shortly after he had sent it to his publisher, he died of a heart attack in May 1916. The quintet was to become his swan song, first performed at a memorial for the composer on 6 November 1916. Almost one hundred years...
For flute (optional violin), violin & cello. Includes Serenade in D, op 77a; and Serenade in G, op 141a. Set of parts. For a matching score, see item 65952. "It is quite clear to me what is missing from today's music: a Mozart!" With his trios which he consciously kept in a classical manner, Reger hoped to prove the contrary to the "ignorant people," who for their part accused him of "a lack of feeling" and being too "complicated." The instrumentation for his serenades opus 77a and 141a is rathe...
A nostalgic portrait of the moods and nuances of American music, this is a significant addition to early-advanced piano trio literature inspiring to audiences and performers alike. This emotion-packed medley of various styles and themes is held tightly together by themes all based upon five notes of the opening piano statement. Masterful music by one of America's finest composers.
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From ragtime to rock, this delightful work captures the essence of various popular music styles of the 20th century. One of America's premier composers, Ms. Rocherolle incorporates additional styles including the charleston, a Gershwin-esque ballad, and swing before masterfully combining the rag and ballad themes. The result is sure to delight any audience.
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21st Century (2013). In "K.G. Cape Town" the wind instruments whirl over a pedal, with the drums navigating between solo and accompaniment. The piece is dedicated to Rossi's friend, the drummer Kevin Gibson. -the publisher
Wind instrument parts provided in C, Bb and Eb (all are treble clef).
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