Celebration! (Parker)

From Wind Repertory Project
Philip Parker

Philip Parker


General Info

Year: 2019
Duration: c. 3:05
Difficulty: V (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: C. Alan
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $92.00; (digital) - $92.00   |   Score Only (print) - $18.00


Instrumentation

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

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Slapstick
  • Sleigh Bells
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tambourine
  • Triangle
  • Vibraphone
  • Xylophone


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Celebration! is a challenging and jubilant fanfare and overture for wind band, featuring constantly shifting mixed meters, syncopation, and soaring solos in the horn and euphonium.

- Program Note from publisher


Commissioned by Arkansas Tech University for its 2009 Centennial. Dedicated to Hal Cooper and the ATU Symphonic Band.

- Program Note from score


Media


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


Performances

To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • Arkansas Tech University (Russellville) Symphonic Wind Ensemble (Daniel A. Belongia, conductor) - 15 December 2021 (Carnegie Hall, New York)


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