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Childhood Hymn, A

From Wind Repertory Project
David Holsinger

David Holsinger


General Info

Year: 1991
Duration: c. 3:00
Difficulty: II (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Wingert-Jones
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $45.00; (digital) - $45.00   |   Score Only (print) - $4.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
Flute
Oboe
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II
Low Reeds
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
Cornets /Trumpet I-II
Horn in F
Trombone I-II
Euphonium
Tuba
Timpani
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Suspended Cymbal


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

David Holsinger based this beautiful composition on the tune Jesus Loves Me, which can be heard in various iterations throughout the work. This is a standard work for young developing wind bands.

- Program note by Cabrillo High School Wind Ensemble concert program, 22 May 2013


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


Media


State Ratings

  • Alabama: Class D
  • Florida: II
  • Georgia: III
  • Iowa: II
  • Indiana: ISSMA JUNIOR BAND GROUP II
  • Kansas: II
  • Louisiana: II
  • Maryland: II
  • Mississippi: IV-A
  • North Carolina: II
  • South Carolina: II
  • Tennessee: II
  • Texas: II. Complete
  • Virginia: II
  • Wisconsin: II
  • West Virginia: II


Performances

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Works for Winds by this Composer


Resources

  • Holsinger, D. (1991). A Childhood Hymn [score]. Wingert-Jones Music: Kansas City, Mo.
  • Miles, Richard B., and Larry Blocher. (2010). Teaching Music through Performance in Band. Volume 1. Chicago: GIA Publications. pp. 128-135.