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Hebraic Rhapsody (Jager)

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Robert Jager

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General Info

Year: 2000
Duration: c. 5:10
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: E.B. Marks
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $55.00   |   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
B-flat Bass Clarinet
B-flat Contrabass 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
Trombone I-II-III
Bass Trombone
Euphonium
Tuba
Timpani
Percussion I-II-III

(percussion detail desired)


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Embracing a rich history of Israeli folk music, this spirited work by Robert Jager weaves together authentic folk tunes in a composition that is both lyrical and dance-like. The piece begins and ends with a folk melody that is used for both greeting and parting, Shalom Chaverim. Exotic harmonies and colors are explored using the melodies Zum Gali, Od Yishama, and Simon Tov giving the rhapsody an overall zest for life feeling inherent in this music.

- Program Note by publisher


Commercial Discography


Media


State Ratings

  • Michigan: Senior High B
  • South Carolina: IV
  • Tennessee: III


Performances

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  • Allan Hancock College (Santa Maria, Calif.) Concert Band (Greg Stoll, conductor) – 30 November 2018


Works for Winds by this Composer


Resources

  • Jager, R. (2000). Hebraic Rhapsody [score]. Edward B. Marks Company: [s.l.].
  • Robert Jager website Accessed 30 November 2018