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Warren Benson

Warren Benson


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Subtitle: For Harvey Phillips


General Info

Year: 1966
Duration: c. 14:00
Difficulty: V (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Carl Fischer
Cost: Score and Parts - Rental


Movements

1. Dancing | Rolicking
2. Singing | Pensive


Instrumentation

Full Score
Solo Tuba
Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Clarinet
B-flat Bass Clarinet
B-flat Contrabass Clarinet
Bassoon I-II
B-flat Soprano Saxophone
E-flat Alto Saxophone
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
B-flat Cornet I-II-III
B-flat Trumpet I-II
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium
Tuba
Contrabass
Harp
Piano
Timpani
Percussion (7 players), including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Bongos
  • Chimes
  • Marimba
  • Sleigh Bells
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Clay Flowerpots or Pyrex Bowls (6)
  • Suspended Cymbals (2)
  • Tambourine
  • Tam-Tam
  • Triangle
  • Vibraphone
  • Wind Chimes


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Commissioned by the Ithaca (N.Y.) High School Band. Premiered at the 1967 MENC Eastern Division Conference in Boston, Mass.


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


Media Links

Audio available on the composer's website


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


Performances

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  • Ithaca (N.Y.) High School Band (Frank Battisti, conductor; Harvey Phillips, tuba) – 12 February 1967 *Premiere Performance*


Works for Winds by this Composer


Resources

Warren Benson website