Concertino for Alto Saxophone and Wind Ensemble (Benson)

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Warren Benson

Warren Benson


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General Info

Year: 1955 / 1971 / 2008
Duration: c. 12:00
Difficulty: IV (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Theodore Presser
Cost: Score and Parts - Rental   |   Score Only - $19.95


Movements

1. Very slowly -- subdued
2. Aeolian Song
3. Lively -- Buoyantly


Instrumentation

Full Score
Solo E-flat Alto Saxophone
C Piccolo
Flutes
Oboes
Bassoons
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Clarinet
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Contra Alto Clarinet
B-flat Contrabass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
Cornets Solo-I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium
Tuba
String Bass
Timpani
Percussion, including:

  • Crash Cymbals
  • Bells
  • Chimes
  • Suspended Cymbal


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

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Media


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


Performances

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Works for Winds by This Composer


Resources

  • Benson, W. (1995). Concertino for Alto Saxophone and Wind Ensemble [score]. Theodore Presser Company: Bryn Mawr, Penn.
  • Benson, W. (2008). Concertino for Eb Alto Saxophone and Band Instruments [score]. Theodore Presser Company: Bryn Mawr, Penn.