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John Williams Swings

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John Williams

John Williams (arr. Jay Bocook)


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General Info

Year: 2011
Duration: c. 7:00
Difficulty: IV (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $80.00; (digital) - $80.00   |   Score Only (print) - $7.50


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo/Flute III
Flute I-II
Oboe
Bassoon
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
B-flat Bass 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
String Bass
Timpani
Percussion I-II:

(percussion detail desired)


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Film scoring master John Williams has written music for a variety of genres and styles, and this entertaining and powerful medley showcases his jazz roots. Includes "Cantina Band" from Star Wars; the main theme from Catch Me if You Can and the rousing "Swing, Swing, Swing" from the movie 1941.

- Program Note by publisher


Commercial Discography

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Media


State Ratings

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Performances

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  • College of DuPage (Glen Ellyn, Ill.) Community Concert Band (Terry Redford, conductor) - 15 October 2019
  • University of Leeds (England) Concert Band (Connor Marston, conductor) – 13 May 2017
  • First Coast Wind Ensemble (Jacksonville, Fla.) – 22 April 2012


Works for Winds by this Composer


Resources

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