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Hymn to the Infinite Sky

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Satoshi Yagisawa

Satoshi Yagisawa


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Subtitle: Poem for Wind Orchestra


General Info

Year: 2006
Duration: c. 6:40
Difficulty: V (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: de haske
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $135.00   |   Score Only (print) - $26.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe
Bassoon
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
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-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium
Tuba
String Bass
Timpani
Percussion I-II-III-IV-V-VI

(percussion detail desired)


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Hymn to the Infinite Sky is a tone poem based on the words of the conductor of the school band who commissioned the work:

The sky has to be a symbol of peace. However, there is sky where combat planes are flying when children look up. That is very sad. I wish there would be no more conflict on the Earth. I hope that children all over the world will hold onto their dreams towards the sky. I pray to the infinite sky for world peace.

- Program Note by publisher


Commissioned by the Nihama Primary School, Ichikawa City, Chiba Prefecture, Japan.

- Program Note from score


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


Media


State Ratings

  • Maryland: V
  • Mississippi: VI-A


Performances

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  • University of Central Florida (Orlando) Wind Ensemble (Scott Lubaroff, conductor) – 27 February 2020
  • Vermont (Burlington) Wind Ensemble (D. Thomas Toner, conductor)– 10 November 2019
  • Rouge River Winds (Toronto, Ont. Can.) (Pratik Gandhi, conductor) - 18 August 2019
  • University of Nebraska (Lincoln) Lentz Campus Band (Douglas Bush, conductor) – 25 April 2019
  • University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa) Concert Band (Heath Nails, conductor) – 13 November 2017
  • Concordia College (Moorhead, Minn.) Symphonic Band (Nathaniel H. Dickey, conductor) – 30 April 2017
  • Western Illinois University (Macomb) Wind Ensemble (Mike Fansler, conductor) – 24 February 2017
  • Concordia College (Moorhead, Minn.) Symphonic Band (Nathaniel Dickey, conductor) – 21 February 2017
  • Los Angeles (Calif.) Symphonic Winds (Stephen Piazza, conductor) – 18 December 2016
  • Quad City Wind Ensemble (Davenport, Iowa) (Brian Hughes, conductor) – 2015


Works for Winds by this Composer

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