Fanfare (Dawson)

From Wind Repertory Project
Jay Dawson

Jay Dawson

General Info

Year: 2012
Duration: c. 2:15
Difficulty: IV (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Arrangers Publishing Company
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $75.00; (digital) - $75.00   |   Score Only (print) - $10.00


Full Score
Flute I-II
Bassoon/Bass Clarinet/ E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
B-flat Trumpet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II
Trombone I-II
String Bass (optional)
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Chimes
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Marimba
  • Mark Tree
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Triangle
  • Vibraphone


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Inspired while on a transatlantic flight, this thrilling work was composed at 35,000 feet. Contemporary harmony, dignified and heroic melodies, and interesting percussion characterize this dramatic fanfare.

- Program Note from publisher

Commissioned by and dedicated to the Middle Tennessee School Band and Orchestra Association, in celebration of its 75th anniversary.

- Program Note from score


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • Greensboro (N.C.) College Wind Ensemble (Jane McKinney, conductor) – 11 April 2019
  • New Jersey (Oakland) Concert Band (Michael Roth, conductor) – 6 May 2016

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