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Burst of Flame

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Richard W. Bowles

Richard W Bowles


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General Info

Year: 1955
Duration: c. 3:30
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Co.

Cost: Score and Parts - Out of print

For availability information, see Discussion area.


Instrumentation

Full Score
D-flat Piccolo
Flute
Oboe
Bassoon
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Clarinet
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
Cornets I-II-III
E-flat Horn or Alto I-II-III-IV
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Bass Trombone
Euphonium (Bass Clef & Treble Clef)
Tuba
Percussion

(percussion detail needed)


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

This march, written in 1955, has been listed in The Instrumentalist's "100 Most Popular Marches" and shows promise of continuing its popularity with new generations of band members and audiences. With its unique accents and surprise entrances, along with its display of brilliant brass and melodic woodwinds, Burst of Flame was considered by music professor-fisherman Bowles as one of his best marches.

-Program Note from Program Notes for Band


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


State Ratings

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Performances

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Works for Winds by this Composer


References