20th Century (1986). For flute & violin. This dynamic duo was inspired by the story of the Phoenix in ancient Egyptian mythology. "Sparkling, a fabulous showpiece!" Haskell Small has been hailed by the Washington Post for his "rich imagination and assured mastery." Recorded by Virginia Nanzetta, flute and Sydney Harth, violin on the CD "25 Preludes" on Northeastern Records. --the publisher
Category: Chamber Music Duets/Duos Item: 073785 Grade: Grade 5 - Early Advanced Price: $12.95 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
For flute/piccolo, clarinet in Bb, horn in F, trumpet in Bb, harp (or piano). Previously unpublished incidental music composed for the Arthur Laurents comedy "Invitation to a March," which opened on Broadway on Oct. 29, 1960. This suite was recorded on the CD "Unsung Sondheim" (Varese Sarabande). First edition based on the composer's autograph manuscripts. (score sample pages)
American Patriotic. 19th Century (1896). The official march of the United States of America. For piccolo, bassoon & french horn. Technical demands placed on the piccolo player during the famous trio section. French horn part covers a wide range and contains some bass clef passages. Bassoon occasionally plays in tenor clef.
Category: Chamber Music Trios Item: 052482 Grade: Grade 5 - Early Advanced Price: $15.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
For ten winds (2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons & 2 french horns). Includes parts & score. A contemporary reflection on 16th century French wind music, this Consort starts with a lively dance movement, then continues to a heartfelt Aubade anda capricious Sautureau.
Category: Chamber Music Ensembles (9+ Parts) Item: 065967 Grade: Price: $45.00 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days
For 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons & 2 french horns. Due to the clarity of the writing and the limited technical demands placed on the performers these pieces work well as an introduction to Harmoniemusik for young performers. Notes on performance practice are included.
Category: Chamber Music Sextets Item: 051267 Grade: Price: $10.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
21st Century (2013). For trumpet in C, violin, piano & offstage trumpet in C (both the offstage trumpet and the violin can be optional). Bud Herseth died on April 13, 2013. I don’t play trumpet anymore, but I had a chance to do something for Bud, to compose a piece in his memory. I was already commissioned to write a new work for that year’s ITG (International Trumpet Guild) conference, but I hadn’t started yet, when the news of Bud’s passing came.Through many phone calls, texts, emails, etc, Ric...
21st Century (2012). The quintet is based in the same structure as Debussy's Cello Sonata which I played with the American cellist and Attacca Quartet member, Andrew Yee, in New York in 2010. The first movement of my own work starts with a brief introduction before dissolving into four passages of intense lyricism featuring all five instruments. A sequence of three major chords (C-flat, B-flat and G) conclude the movement which ends as it starts. The middle movement is a quiet, fleeting scherz...
The composer's description of this fascinating, expressive and unique work: "I wrote this piece after being inspired by the poem 'Colours' by Yevgeny Yevtushenko, an older contemporary poet who was of Russian heritage [recently deceased]. This coincided - of course - with the loss of my 'heart's desire'. I wrote one melodic note for each syllable of the English translation of the text. I came up with the melody in the left hand of the piano with right hand playing chords/lines above it. I re-...
For bassoon & marimba. This is the third Duo (Dance-Song) written by Gordon Stout for marimba and wind instrument. It was premiered at the International Double Reed Society conference in 1997. Both parts are virtuosic and exciting. The instruments compliment each other beautifully. This edition of the Stout Duo (Dance-Song) includes the score and parts for the bassoon and marimba.
Category: Chamber Music Duets/Duos Item: 091556 Grade: Price: $25.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days