Drums of Summer, The

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Warren Benson

Warren Benson


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General Info

Year: 1997
Duration: c. 22:10
Difficulty: VI (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: E.B. Marks
Cost: Score and Parts - Rental ; Score Only - $58.00


Movements

1. The Walden Pond Parade
2. Hermanitos
3. Dark Girl
4. River Bed


Instrumentation

Full Score
Piccolo I-II
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
English Horn
Bassoon I-II
Contrabassoon
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II
B-flat Bass Clarinet
B-flat Contrabass Clarinet
B-flat Trumpet I-II
Horn in F I-II
Trombone I-II
Euphonium
Tuba
Celesta
Piano
Double Bass
Timpani
Percussion I-II-III-IV-V, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Bongos
  • Cabasa
  • Clay Drums (3)
  • Crotales
  • Marimba
  • Piccolo Snare Drum
  • Tambourine
  • Korean Temple Blocks
  • Temple Block (small)
  • Timbales
  • Tom-Toms (2 small, 3 medium)
  • Triangle (small)
  • Vibraphone
  • Wood Block

SATB chamber choir


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

None discovered thus far.


Award

  • National Band Association William D. Revelli Award 1997, winner
  • Pulitzer Prize 1998, nominee


Media


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


Performances

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  • Southern Methodist University (Dallas, Tx.) Meadows Wind Ensemble (Jack Delaney, conductor) - 12 July 1997 - WASBE Conference (Schladming, Austria) *Premiere Performance*


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