Please DONATE to help with maintenance and upkeep of the Wind Repertory Project!

Be Thou My Vision

From Wind Repertory Project
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Larry Clark

Larry Clark


General Info

Year: 2007
Original Medium: Concert Band
Duration: c. 5:14
Difficulty: Grade 3.5
Publisher: Carl Fischer, LLC
Cost: Score and Parts - $85.00   |   Score Only - $12.00


Instrumentation

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

  • Snare Drum
  • Bass Drum
  • Cymbal (crash and suspended)
  • Bells
  • Xylophone
  • Chimes
  • Timpani
  • Bodhran or Tom-toms
  • Triangle


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

The popular Irish Hymn tune, Slane (best known by the familiar first line of its standard text, Be Thou My Vision) is a great favorite of composer Larry Clark’s. It is the basis for this grand set of variations. From the bardic fanfare of the opening, through a piccolo solo that suggests Gaelic piping and several variations on the lovely tune, this is a beautifully scored piece, rich in the flavor of the Emerald Isle.


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


Media Links


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.

Performances

To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • Atascadero (Calif.) Community Band (Cassandra Tarrantino, conductor) – 2 August 2016


Works for Winds by this Composer

Adaptable Music


All Wind Works


Resources