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Old Brenton Carol

From Wind Repertory Project
Gustav Holst
Robert W. Smith

Gustav Holst (setting Robert W Smith)


This work is the first movement of the Holst Winter Suite.


General Info

Year: 1910/2001
Duration: c. 2:00
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Alfred Music

Cost: Score and Parts - $70.00   |   Score Only - $9.00


Instrumentation

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

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Triangle
  • Wind Chimes


Errata

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Program Notes

Old Brenton Carol is based upon Come Ye Lofty, which was originally harmonized by Gustav Holst in 1910. The original Holst setting was included in his Christmas Day for chorus and orchestra.

Inspired by the many works of Gustav Holst, Robert W. Smith has provided this setting for concert band. The work is dedicated to the memory of Ms. Alta Sue Hawkins, a gifted musician and teacher, who first introduced Mr. Smith to the sacred works of Holst.

-Program Note from score


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Works for Winds by this Composer


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