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Mark Camphouse

Mark Camphouse


General Info

Year: 2007
Duration: c. 11:00
Difficulty: V (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.
Cost: Score and Parts - $80.00   |   Score - $11.00


Instrumentation

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

  • Bass Drum
  • Chimes
  • Crotales
  • Cymbals (crash and suspended)
  • Marimba
  • Orchestral Bells
  • Snare Drum
  • Tam-tam
  • Triangle
  • Vibraphone
  • Xylophone


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Foundation is a true tour-de-force for the modern symphonic band that incorporates the hymn Be Still, My Soul (better known as Finlandia by Jean Sibelius). The traditional American hymn How Firm a Foundation is also woven into the work to create a masterful and powerful composition that is destined to become standard of the band repertoire.

-Program Note from publisher


Commissioned by the City of Fairfax (Virginia) Band ... in memory of Ray Abell (1935-2002).

- Program Note from score


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


State Ratings

  • Alabama: Class A
  • Florida: VI
  • Minnesota: I


Performances

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  • Harding University (Searcy, Ark.) Wind Ensemble (Mike Chance, conductor) – 9 April 2019
  • Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School (Parkland, Fla.) Wind Symphony (Alex Kaminsky, conductor) - 1 June 2018
  • Parkland College (Champaign, Ill.) Concert Band (Larry Stoner, conductor) - 5 May 2015


Works for Winds by this Composer


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