Concerto for Percussion (Bourgeois)

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Derek Bourgeois

Derek Bourgeois (trans. by composer)

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This work bears the designation Opus 143b.

General Info

Year: 1995 / 2004
Duration: c. 21:25
Difficulty: VI (see Ratings for explanation)
Original Medium: Solo percussion with brass band
Publisher: HAFABRA Music
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - €203.00   |   Score Only (print) - €41.00

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1. Allegro brioso – 8:40
2. Adagio molto e espressivo – 6:40
3. Allegro molto vivace – 6:05


Full Score
Solo Percussion
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
Bassoon (div. a2)
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Clarinet
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone
B-flat Tenor Saxophone I-II
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
String Bass
Percussion I-II, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tam-tam
  • Tambourine
  • Temple Blocks (6)

Soloist requires:

  • Bongos (2)
  • Conga
  • Marimba (5.0 octaves (optional 4.5 octaves))
  • Rototoms (7)
  • Snare Drum (piccolo)
  • Tam-tams (4)
  • Tom-toms (3)
  • Vibraphone


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

For Evelyn Glennie.

- Program Note from score


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • Bürgerkapelle Brixen (Italy) (Hans Pircher, conductor; Tobias Gasser, Fabian Huber and Matthias Unterhofer, percussion) – 2014

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