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Aurora (Melillo)

From Wind Repertory Project
Stephen Melillo

Stephen Melillo


Subtitle: Music from the Motion Picture


General Info

Year: 1998
Duration: c. 14:15
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Stormworks
Cost: Score and Parts (digital) - $140.00


Movements (may be performed separately)

1. Between the Worlds – 5:55
2. Where Dreams Must Face the Night, Have You Ever Wondered? – 4:00
3. Of Valour in the Void – 4:20


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe
English Horn
Bassoon
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
B-flat Bass Clarinet
B-flat Contrabass 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
Trombone I-II
Bass Trombone
Euphonium
Tuba
PAD Bass
Timpani
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Chimes
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Glockenspiel
  • Piccolo Snare
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tambourine
  • Tam-Tam, large
  • Vibraphone


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Aurora was a 1998 science fiction movie, produced by Christopher Kulikowski, in which seven explorers in the 22nd century set out on a mission to Earth. This score is about survival in the face of physical and emotional deprivation.

- Program Note from IMDb


Commercial Discography


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


Performances

To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • Texas Christian University (Fort Worth) Symphonic Band (Brian Youngblood, conductor) – 24 April 2017
  • Unidentified Dutch ensemble – 2011


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