Yugagyo Chugan

From Wind Repertory Project
Masamicz Amano

Masamicz Amano

Subtitle: azuma kagami ibun

General Info

Year: 2000 / 2004
Duration: c. 7:50
Difficulty: (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Bravo Music
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - 30,000 yen


Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
B-flat Clarinet I-II-III
B-flat Bass Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Saxophone
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
Bass Trombone
String Bass
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bongo
  • Conga
  • Crash Cymbal
  • Furin (or Wind Chime)
  • Glockenspiel
  • Hyoshi-gi (or Claves)
  • Marimba (2 players)
  • Snare Drum
  • Supended Cymbal
  • Tam-tam
  • Tom-tom (4)
  • Vibraphone
  • Xylophone


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Yugagyo Chugan - azuma kagami ibun was commissioned by Fujimura Girls' Junior and Senior High School Band. The title refers to yugagyo, an ascetic practice of Vajrayana (Esoteric Buddhism), and Azuma Kagami, a history of the Kamakura period that still retains many mysteries. The piece has a mysterious atmosphere overall, utilizes various percussion and chorus effectively.

- Program Note from Publisher


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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