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Danse Celestiale

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Robert Sheldon

Robert Sheldon


This work bears the designation Opus 28.


General Info

Year: 1989
Duration: c. 7:35
Difficulty: IV (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: C.L. Barnhouse
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $65.00;   |   Score Only (print) - $10.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
Bassoon I-II
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Clarinet
B-flat Bass 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
Euphonium
Tuba
Timpani
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Orchestra Bells
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Triangle


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

The rhapsodic nature of the composition allows for a dynamic interplay of melodic and harmonic development. Fanfares and dance gestures dominate the opening statement. The contrasting lyrical section combines expressive solo opportunities with majestic accompaniment.

- Program Note by publisher


Commissioned by Tau Beta Sigma and Kappa Kappa Psi, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.

- Program Note from score


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State Ratings

  • Arkansas: III
  • Indiana: ISSMA SENIOR BAND GROUP II
  • North Carolina: V
  • Oklahoma: IV-A
  • South Carolina: V
  • Tennessee: V
  • Virginia: V


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