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Aerial Escape

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Brandon Dicks

Brandon Dicks

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General Info

Year: 2017
Duration: c. 3:00
Difficulty: III-1/2 (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Unknown
Cost: Score and Parts - Unknown


Full Score
Flute I-II
Oboe I
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophon I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Trumpet I-II
Horn in F I-II-
Trombone I-II
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Gong
  • Mallet Percussion I-II
  • Snare Drum
  • Tambourine
  • Tom-toms


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Aerial Escape is a fast three-minute work that shifts through multiple different characters and rhythmic styles. The title and theme of Aerial Escape refers to my first compositional influences. I wrote a large collection of works based on flight in in my earlier years. These pieces varied from works based on a flying phoenix, dogfights in the sky, to gliding down mountains. To represent all of these works from the past, I use the melodies from these past compositions to construct a brand new work. The sense of flight is still prominent in the work.

- Program Note by composer

Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


State Ratings

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