Dream Dancer

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Michael Colgrass

Michael Colgrass

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Subtitle: Fantasy of a Soul Moving Between Cultures : For Saxophone and Wind Ensemble

General Info

Year: 2001
Duration: c. 17:30
Difficulty: (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Carl Fischer
Cost: Parts Only - Rental   |   Score Only - $71.00


Full Score
Solo E-flat Alto Saxophone
Flute I-II-III (doubling Piccolo, Alto Flute)
Oboe I-II (doubling English Horn)
Bassoon I-II
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II (doubling E-flat Soprano Clarinet)
B-flat Bass Clarinet
C Trumpet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Celesta (doubling Piano)
Percussion (5 players), including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Chimes
  • Crotales
  • Darabukas (2)
  • Marimba
  • Orchestra Bells
  • Sizzle Cymbal (large)
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbals (3)
  • Tam-tam (large)
  • Timbales (2)
  • Vibraphone


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Commissioned by World-Wide Concurrent Premieres and Commissioning Fund, Inc. ... February 1, 2001-November 5, 2001

- Program Note from score


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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Works for Winds by This Composer


  • Bisha, Raymond (2009). Liner note from CD Northern Winds.
  • Colgrass, M. 2001. Dream Dancer : Fantasy of a Soul Moving Between Cultures : For Saxophone and Wind Ensemble : 2001 [score]. Carl Fischer: [New York].
  • Girsberger, Russ. Percussion Assignments for Band & Wind Ensemble. Volume I: A-K. Galesburg, MD: Meredith Music Publications, 2004, 65. Print.