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Crusaders

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Vaclav Nelhybel

Vaclav Nelhybel


General Info

Year: 1976
Duration: c. 4:15
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Alfred Publishing
Cost: Score and Parts: $30.00 | Score Only: $4.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
Flute (Piccolo)
Oboe
Bassoon
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Cornet I-II
F Horn
Trombone I-II
Euphonium
Tuba
Timpani
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Chimes
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Gong
  • Hand Cymbals
  • Snare Drum
  • Tambourine
  • Tenor Drum
  • Tom-tom
  • Triangle


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Based on a lyric troubador pastorale attributed to Thibaut de Champagne, King of Navarre (1201-1253), this pastorale tells the story of a handsome nobleman courting a smart country girl, a favorite theme in the times of the Crusades. In this composition the pastorale serves as the theme for variations in which the woodwinds maintain the original lyrical character while the brass is used in a variety of aggressive interpretations of the times.

- Program Note from score


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


State Ratings

  • Michigan: Junior High A


Performances

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Works for Winds by this Composer


Resources

  • Nelhybel, V. (1976). Crusaders: For Intermediate Band [score]. Alfred Publishing: [s.l.].