Redwoods, The

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Rossano Galante

Rossano Galante

General Info

Year: 2006
Duration: 4:15
Difficulty: IV (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: G. Schirmer/Hal Leonard
Cost: Score and Parts - $60.00


Full Score
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
Bassoon I-II
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
String Bass
Percussion I-II-III-IV, including:

  • Snare Drum
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Triangle
  • Glockenspiel


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

The Redwoods was inspired by the trees found in California. This work was commissioned by the North Tonawanda High School Band, Norman Alexander, director.


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State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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  • State University of New York Oswego Wind Ensemble (Trevor Jorgensen, conductor) - 6 December 2023
  • Luther College (Decorah, Iowa) Serati Band (J. Nick Smith, conductor) - 27 February 2023
  • West Valley College (Saratoga, Calif.) Symphonic Band (Maritza Spieller, conductor) - 12 March 2022
  • Brigham Young University (Provo, Utah) Symphonic Band (Kirk Saville, conductor) – 26 February 2020
  • University of Minnesota (Minneapolis) North Star Campus Band (J. Nick Smith, conductor) – 9 December 2019
  • University of Illinois (Champaign) Hindsley Symphonic Band (Anthony Messina, conductor) – 3 March 2019
  • Boardman High School (Youngstown, Ohio) Wind Ensemble (Thomas Ruggieri, conductor) - 2 May 2018
  • Kingsburg (Calif.) High School Wind Ensemble (Michael Schofield, conductor) - 13 April 2018 (2018 San Joaquin Valley (Calif.) Concert Band Invitational)
  • Kingsburg (Calif.) High School Wind Ensemble (Mike Schofield, conductor) -16 March 2018 (2018 Sutherland Wind Festival (Fresno, Calif.)
  • Peabody Conservatory (Baltimore, Md.) Preparatory Wind Band (Karen Seward, conductor) – 16 December 2017
  • Clovis (Calif.) East High School Wind Band (Shannon Weber, conductor) - 21 April 2017 (2017 San Joaquin Valley (Calif.) Concert Band Invitational)
  • Clovis (Calif.) East High School Wind Ensemble (Shannon Weber, conductor) - 24 March 2016 (2016 Sutherland Wind Festival (Fresno, Calif.)
  • New England Conservatory (Boston) Massachusetts Youth Wind Ensemble Concert Band (Alfred Dentino, conductor) – 20 December 2016
  • Boulder (Colo.) Concert Band (Rafael Antonio Rodriguez, conductor) – 9 November 2016
  • Oakland (Calif.) Municipal Band (Troy Davis, conductor) – 4 July 2016
  • Luther College (Decorah, Iowa) Concert Band (Joan deAlbuquerque, conductor) – 26 February 2016 (CBDNA 2016 North Central Division Conference, Ames, Iowa)
  • Cypress (Texas) Symphonic Band (Clancy Weeks, conductor) - 28 March 2015

Works for Winds by This Composer


  • Galante, R. (2006). The Redwoods [score]. Associated Music Publishers, Inc.: New York, N.Y.