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Child's Embrace, A

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Charles Rochester Young

Charles Rochester Young


General Info

Year: 2001
Duration: c. 5:00
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Southern Music
Cost: Score and Parts - $60.00   |   Score Only - $7.50


Instrumentation

Full Score
Flute
Oboe
Bassoon
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
Trombone
Bass Trombone
Euphonium
Tuba
Timpani
Percussion, including:

  • Chimes
  • Vibraphone


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

A Child's Embrace was written to commemorate the birth of the composer's first child, Katherine Anne Young, which was born on January 18th, 2000. The composition was commissioned by the Traverse City East Junior High School Band and was first performed in Traverse City, Michigan, on March 16, 2000, under the direction o Peter Deneen.

- Program Note from score


Media


State Ratings

  • Alabama: Class C
  • Florida: III
  • Georgia: III
  • Mississippi: III-A
  • South Carolina: III


Performances

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Works for Winds by This Composer


Resources

  • Miles, Richard B., and Larry Blocher. 2002. Teaching Music Through Performance in Band. Volume 4. Chicago: GIA Publications. pp. 119-123.
  • Young, C. (2001). A Child's Embrace: [For Band]. [score]. Southern Music: San Antonio, Tex.