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Indiana State Band March

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Orion F. Farrar

Orion R Farrar (ed. Claude T. Smith)


General Info

Year: 1896 / 1986
Duration: c. 2:15
Difficulty: II
Publisher: Hal Leonard
Cost: Score and Parts - Out of print.


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo/Flute
Oboe
Bassoon I-II
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
B-flat Bass Clarinet
B-flat Contrabass 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-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium
Tuba
Timpani
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Snare Drum


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Farrar composed this march in 1896, the year he was employed to organize a state band in Indiana. Contrary to current speech usage, the march title did not refer to what was then Indiana State Teachers College and is now Indiana State University. Around the turn of the century (and later) there were numerous "official state bands," including those in Connecticut, Ohio, Illinois, Kansas, Massachusetts, Minnesota Montana dna New York.

- Program Note from March Music Notes


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


Performances

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  • Fresno (Calif.) Community Concert Band (Robert Nielsen, conductor) - 15 April 2012


Works for Winds by this Composer


Resources

  • Smith, Norman E. (1986). March Music Notes. Lake Charles, La.: Program Note Press, pp. 132.