Illuminations

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Subtitle: Concerto in One Movement for Solo Trombone & Wind Symphony


General Info

Year: 2004
Duration: c. 17:00
Difficulty: V (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: C. Alan Publications
Cost: Score and Parts - $150.00   |   Score Only - $45.00


Instrumentation

  • Full Score
  • Solo Trombone
  • C Piccolo
  • Flute I-II
  • Oboe I-II
  • Bassoon I-II
  • E-flat Soprano Clarinet
  • 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-IV
  • Horn in F I-II-III-IV
  • Trombone I-II
  • Bass Trombone
  • Euphonium
  • Tuba
  • String Bass
  • Timpani
  • Percussion I-II-III, including:
*Bass Drum
*Cymbals (crash, finger, and suspended)
*Glockenspiel (Bells)
*Snare Drum
*Triangle
*Tubular Bells (Chimes)
*Xylophone


Errata

Note: The following errata are found earlier versions of the work...they may or may not be present in later published versions.

SCORE & PARTS

SOLO TROMBONE

  • m. 65, change diminuendo to crescendo

FLUTE

  • m. 47, delete quarter rest
  • m. 266, upper C in solo flute should be natural

OBOE/ENG HORN

  • m. 233-234, omit last two notes of run
  • m. 332, slur first two notes

BASSOON

  • m. 75-78, natural missing on lower D

CONTRABASS CLARINET

  • m. 324, slur first two 8th notes

SAXOPHONES

  • m. 326, alto saxophone start mp
  • m. 334, bari sax play first three 8th notes up one octave
  • m. 338, bari sax play first four 8th notes up one octave

TRUMPETS

  • m. 295, all trumpets, add quarter rest to measure
  • m. 454-455, trumpet 4, tie half note to quarter note

TROMBONE

  • m. 114, trombone 3, add accent to last 8th note

PERCUSSION

  • m. 240, snare and bass drum, rhythm should be the same as brass


PARTS ONLY

BASSOON II

  • m. 219, bassoon 2 first pitch should be G-flat

TRUMPETS

  • m. 113, trumpet 4, 8th rest is between staves
  • m. 114, trumpet 4, 8th rest is missing
  • m. 232-233, trumpet 4, tie doesn't cross to next system
  • m. 295, all trumpets, beat 3 should tie to beat 4
  • m. 361-362, trumpet 4/5, should tie across bar line


Program Notes

Illuminations was written for trombonist Joseph Alessi and commissioned by the following consortium:

University of New Mexico Wind Symphony: Eric Rombach-Kendall, conductor; Arizona State University Bands: Gary W. Hill, conductor; Hope College Wind Symphony: Steven Ward, conductor; Michigan State University: John Whitwell, Director of Bands; University of Missouri-Kansas City: Dr. Sarah McKoin, conductor; University of Oregon Wind Ensemble & the Robert Vagner Memorial Fund: Robert Ponto, Director of Bands; University of Toledo Wind Ensemble: Brant Karrick, conductor; Yale Concert Band: Thomas C. Duffy, music director.

- Program Note from score


Media


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Performances

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Works for Winds by This Composer


Resources

  • Joseph Turrin website Accessed 12 September 2021
  • Turrin, J. (2010). Illuminations: Concerto in One Movement for Trombone and Wind Symphony [score]. C. Alan Publications: Greensboro, N.C.