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El Arco de los Cabos

From Wind Repertory Project
Ed Huckeby

Ed Huckeby

General Info

Year: 2013
Duration: c. 3:00
Difficulty: III-1/2 (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: C.L. Barnhouse
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $72.00   |   Score Only (print) - $8.00


Full Score
C Piccolo/Flute
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 Trumpet I-II
Horn in F
Trombone I-II
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Castanets
  • Claves
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Maracas
  • Marimba
  • Snare Drum
  • Tambourine
  • Xylophone


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

This exciting paso doble is destined to become a standard in contemporary band literature. Named for the famous natural stone arch that's a landmark between the Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Cortez, it features stylish Latin percussion as well as bold, lyric woodwind lines.

- Program Note by publisher

Commissioned by the 2012 Five Cities Honor Band, Guymon, Oklahoma.

- Program Note from score

Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


State Ratings

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Works for Winds by this Composer


  • Huckeby, E. (2013). El arco de Los Cabos = The Arch of Los Cabos [score]. C. L. Barnhouse: Oskaloosa, Iowa.
  • Perusal score