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Blue Ridge Overture

From Wind Repertory Project
Frank Erickson

Frank Erickson


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General Info

Year: 1976
Duration: c. 4:30
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Alfred Publishing
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $70.00; (digital) - $70.00   |   Score Only (print) - $10.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo/Flute
Oboe
Bassoon
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Clarinet
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Cornet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium
Tuba
Timpani
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Snare Drum
  • Tambourine
  • Triangles


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

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Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


State Ratings

  • Alabama: Class D
  • Florida: II
  • Indiana: ISSMA JUNIOR BAND GROUP II
  • Kansas: II
  • Louisiana: II
  • Maryland: II
  • Michigan: Junior High A
  • Minnesota: III
  • North Carolina: III
  • Oklahoma: II-A
  • South Carolina: III
  • Tennessee: III
  • Virginia: III
  • West Virginia: III


Performances

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  • Cleveland State University (Ohio) Wind Ensemble (Birch Browning, conductor) – 21 February 2019
  • Western Illinois University (Macomb) University Band (Brianna Haas, conductor) – 2 May 2018
  • University of Pretoria Symphonic Winds – 2015


Works for Winds by this Composer


Resources

  • Erickson, F. (1976). Blue Ridge Overture [score]. Belwin Mills: Melville, N.Y.
  • Perusal score