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From Every Horizon

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Norman Dello Joio

Norman Dello Joio


Subtitle: A Tone Poem to New York


General Info

Year: 1965
Duration: 7:30
Difficulty: VI (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Edward B. Marks Music
Cost: Score & Parts - $110.00   |   Score Only - $12.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe
Bassoon
Bb Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
Eb Alto Clarinet
Bb Bass Clarinet
Alto Saxophone I-II
Tenor Saxophone
Baritone Saxophone
Cornet (in Bb) I-II
Trumpet (in Bb) I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium
Tuba
String Bass
Timpani
Percussion I-II-III-IV, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Cymbal (Crash)
  • Glockenspiel
  • Snare Drum
  • Tubular Bells
  • Xylophone


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

From Every Horizon recreates a series of moods that are an evocation of the spirit of New York. For example the opening movement reflects little-known pastoral mood that pervades the outskirts of the big town. The hurly-burly of the commuter, the bustle of the typical New Yorker, the tired out-of-towner, all inspired the composer in the writing of this score. The music is a version of a score done for the film of the same title shown at the New York World’s Fair.


Commercial Discography


State Ratings

  • Texas: IV


Performances

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  • University of British Columbia (Vancouver) Concert Winds (Christin Reardon MacLellan, conductor) – 1 February 2017


Works for Winds by this Composer


Resources

  • Bersaglia, Glen Scott. "From Every Horizon." In Teaching Music through Performance in Band. Volume 6, edit. & comp. by Richard Miles, 491-494. Chicago: GIA Publications, 2007.