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Cinematic Sketches

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Vincent Oppido

Vincent Oppido

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General Info

Year: 2016 / 2018
Duration: c. 10:00
Difficulty: VI (see Ratings for explanation)
Original Medium: Symphony
Publisher: East ParkWood Music
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $350.00; (digital) - $350.00   |   Score Only (print) - $45.00; (digital) - $45.00


1. Prologue: The Adventure Begins! – 2:05
2. Stargazers’ Soliloquy – 4:00
3. The Battle at Dark Castle – 3:20
4. Short Ride Through A Colorful Sketch – 1:15


Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
English Horn
Bassoon I-II
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
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-IV
Trombone I-II-III
String Bass
Percussion, including:

  • Anvil
  • Bell Tree
  • Chimes
  • Glockenspiel
  • Gran Cassa
  • Mark Tree
  • Piatti
  • Sizzle Cymbal
  • Slapstick
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tam-Tam
  • Tom-Tom
  • Triangle
  • Vibraphone
  • Xylophone


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

This suite is derived from Vincent Oppido's 2016 eight-movement orchestral work Sketches of Cinema.


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State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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  • Kent State University (Ohio) Wind Ensemble (Wendy K. Matthews, conductor) – 23 February 2020

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