Children of Sanchez

From Wind Repertory Project
Chuck Mangione

Chuck Mangione (arr. Naohiro Iwai)

General Info

Year: 1978 / 1993
Duration: c. 7:55
Difficulty: V (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: De Haske
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - €144.85   |   Score Only (print) - €28.03


Full Score
Solo Flugelhorn
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Clarinet
B-flat Bass Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Saxophone
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone I-II
B-flat Trumpet I-II-III-IV
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Bass Trombone
Electric Guitar
Electric Bass Guitar
Electric Piano (optional)
Timpani (optional)
Percussion, including:

  • Glockenspiel
  • Maracas
  • Snare Drum
  • Tenor Drum (or Tom-Tom)
  • Vibraphone


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

The Children of Sanchez is a 1978 Mexican-American drama film based on the book with the same title by Oscar Lewis. The film was entered into the 11th Moscow International Film Festival.

The movie's well-known soundtrack, titled Children of Sanchez, was created by jazz musician Chuck Mangione. Its opening song won the Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance for that year.

- Program Note from Wikipedia


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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