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Argincort Variations

From Wind Repertory Project

Michael Brand


General Info

Year: 2001
Duration: c. 3:40
Difficulty: II (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: G and M Brand - British Music Publishers
Cost: Score & Parts - $55.00   |   Score Only - $7.50


Instrumentation

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

  • Bass Drum
  • Cymbal (crash and large suspended)
  • Shaker
  • Snare Drum
  • Tambourine
  • Tenor Drum


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Program Notes

The old Argincort carol is medieval and unmistakeably English. "Our King set forth to Normandie" is the refrain memorably set by William Walton in his Music for Henry V. This setting captures the fife and drum and heraldic fanfare of the battlefield.


-Program Note by Michael Brand


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