George Gershwin Selection

From Wind Repertory Project
George Gershwin

George Gershwin (trans. David Bennett)


General Info

Year: 1947
Duration: c. 6:00
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Harms, Inc.
Cost: Score and Parts – Out of print.

For availability information, see Discussion tab, above.


Instrumentation

Condensed Score
C Piccolo
D-flat Piccolo Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
Bassoon I-II
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Clarinet
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Bass Saxophone B-flat Cornet I-II-III
B-flat Trumpet I-II
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Horn in E-flat I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium
Tuba
String Bass
Timpani
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Snare Drum
  • Vibraphone
  • Vibra-slap


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

This medley of Gershwin tunes includes Strike Up the Band, Bidin' My time, Liza, Of Thee I Sing, Embraceable You, and I Got Rhythm.

- Program Note from score


Media

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State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


Performances

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  • Golden Gate Park Band (San Francisco, Calif.) (German Gonzalez, conductor) - 14 May 2023


Works for Winds by This Composer

Adaptable Music


All Wind Works


Resources

  • Gershwin, G.; Bennett, D. (1947). George Gershwin Selection [score]. Harms, Inc.: [s.l.].