57/7 Dash

From Wind Repertory Project
Melinda Wagner

Melinda Wagner (trans. Donald Patterson)

Subtitle: Overture for Percussion, Timpani and Concert Band

General Info

Year: 2004
Duration: c. 7:00
Difficulty: (see Ratings for explanation)
Original Medium: Orchestra
Publisher: Theodore Presser
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - Rental   |   Score Only (print) - $40.00


Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II-III (III doubling C Piccolo)
Oboe I-II
English Horn
Bassoon I-II
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet Solo-I-II-III-IV
B-flat Bass Clarinet
B-flat Contrabass Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Saxophone
E-flat Alto Saxophone
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
C Trumpet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II
Bass Trombone
String Bass
Percussion I-II-III, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bell Tree
  • Bongos (2)
  • Chimes
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Crotales
  • Glockenspiel
  • Marimba
  • Sizzle Cymbal
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbals (2: high and medium)
  • Tam-tam (deep)
  • Tom-toms (3)
  • Triangle
  • Vibraphone


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Commissioned by Skitch Henderson and the New York Pops and dedicated to the memory of Philip Hampton, Chairman of the New York Pops Board of Directors.

- Program Note from score


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State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • University of Georgia (Athens) Hodgson Wind Ensemble (Cynthia Johnson Turner, conductor) – 15 November 2016

Works for Winds by This Composer


  • Melinda Wagner website Accessed 3 April 2021
  • Perusal score
  • Wagner, M. (2004). 57/7 Dash: Overture for Percussion, Timpani and Concert Band [score]. Theodore Presser: King of Prussia, Penn.