Concertino for Bass Drum and Symphonic Band

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Nelson Jesus

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This work is also known by its Portuguese title, Concertino para Bombo y Banda Sinfónica

General Info

Year: 2013
Duration: c. 25:00
Difficulty: VI (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Nelson Jesus, Author´s Edition
Cost: Score and Parts - Unknown


Full Score
Solo Bass Drum
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II (II doubling English Horn)
Bassoon I-II
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II (I doubling B-flat Soprano Saxophone)
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Cornet I-II-III
B-flat Trumpet I-II
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II
Bass Trombone
Euphonium I-II
Tuba I-II
String Bass
Percussion I-II-III-IV, including:

  • Bass Drum (concert)
  • Concert Toms (4)
  • Crash Cymbals (2: one suspended)
  • Field Drum
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Glockenspiel
  • Guiro
  • Marimba
  • Police Whistle
  • Ratchet
  • Ride Cymbal
  • Snare Drum (concert)
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tambourine
  • Tam-Tam
  • Temple Blocks (4)
  • Triangle
  • Tubular Bells
  • Vibraphone


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

This work was the winner of the 1st Prize at the Ibero-American Composition Competition for Symphonic Band, Oaxaca- México 2014. It was premiered by Alfredo Bringas and the Oaxaca Municipal Symphonic Band, conducted by Juan Trigos.

- Program Note by World Association of Symphonic Bands and Ensembles (WASBE)



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