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Into the Storm

From Wind Repertory Project
Robert W. Smith

Robert W. Smith


General Info

Year: 1994
Duration: c. 5:30
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Co.
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $75.00; (digital) - $75.00   |   Score Only (print) - $12.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
Flute
Oboe
Bassoon
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Clarinet
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
Euphonium
Tuba
Timpani
Percussion I-II-III-IV, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Gong
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tambourine
  • Tom-Tom
  • Triangle
  • Wind Chimes
  • Xylophone


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Commissioned by the 1994 Augusta All-County Honors Band, Augusta County, Virginia

- Program Note from score


This work, inspired by the 1993 Storm of the Century, the great blizzard which covered much of the United States, blends the choirs and the dynamic shaping of the lines to create a stunning experience.

- Program Note adapted from publisher


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


Media


State Ratings

  • Alabama: Class B
  • Georgia: IV
  • Indiana: ISSMA JUNIOR BAND GROUP I
  • Indiana: ISSMA SENIOR BAND GROUP III
  • Kansas: III
  • Michigan: Junior High A
  • Michigan: Senior High D
  • Minnesota: III
  • North Carolina: IV
  • South Carolina: IV
  • Tennessee: III
  • Virginia: IV
  • West Virginia: III


Performances

To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • McPherson (Kan.) College Concert Band (Kyle Hopkins, conductor) – 6 May 2019
  • Tar River Community Band (Greenville, N.C.) (James E. Mauser, Jr., conductor) – 23 March 2019
  • Western Illinois University (Macomb) (Maddie Thielsen, conductor) – 28 April 2017
  • Allan Hancock College (Santa Maria, Calif.) Concert Band (Greg Orwell, conductor) – 11 March 2017
  • SLO Youth Symphony Symphonic Winds (San Luis Obispo, Calif.) (Miriam Grisso, conductor) – 11 May 2016


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