Bicycle Shoppe, The

From Wind Repertory Project
Lisa DeSpain

Lisa DeSpain

General Info

Year: 2003
Duration: c. 3:15
Difficulty: VI (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Lisa DeSpain
Cost: Score and Parts (digital) - $45.00


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

  • Anvil
  • Bass Drum
  • Bicycle Bell
  • Car Horn
  • Cowbell
  • Mouth Siren
  • Piatti
  • Police Whistle
  • Ratchet
  • Ride Cymbal
  • Slapstick
  • Slide Whistle
  • Snare Drum
  • Temple Blocks
  • Triangle
  • Tubular Bells
  • Vibra-slap


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Commissioned by the United States Air Force Band of Flight in honor of the Wright Brothers' centennial of flight. Inspired by the Wright Brothers' occupation as bicycle manufactures and the turn of the century craze for speed.

- Program Note from publisher


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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