I Was Born for This

From Wind Repertory Project
Austin Wintory

Austin Wintory (arr. Roland Barrett)

Subtitle: From the Grammy nominated Journey video game soundtrack. For soloist with band accompaniment

General Info

Year: 2012 / 2013
Duration: c. 4:20
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $70.00; (digital) - $70.00   |   Score Only (print) - $10.00


Full Score
Solo Voice
Solo Alto Saxophone
Solo Trumpet
Flute I-II
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Trumpet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II
Trombone I-II-III
Percussion I-II-III-IV, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells (or Crotales/Marimba)
  • Marimba
  • Shakers
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tambourine


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Originally composed as a vocal solo for the video game Journey, this versatile arrangement could also feature trumpet or alto saxophone.

- Program Note from publisher

Journey is an indie adventure game developed by Thatgamecompany, published by Sony Computer Entertainment, and directed by Jenova Chen.

In Journey, the player controls a robed figure in a vast desert, traveling towards a mountain in the distance. The game features the voice of Lisbeth Scott for the final track, I Was Born for This.

- Program Note from Wikipedia


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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