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Mama Paquita

From Wind Repertory Project
Michael Story

Arranged by Michael Story

Subtitle: Traditional Brazilian Folk Song

General Info

Year: 2016
Duration: c. 1:45
Difficulty: I (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Alfred Publishing
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $51.00; (digital) - $51.00   |   Score Only (print) - $9.00


Full Score
B-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Trumpet
Horn in F
Timpani (optional)
Percussion I-II-III, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Cowbell
  • Guiro
  • Maracas
  • Shakers
  • Snare Drum or Tom Tom


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Mama Paquita is a very popular Brazilian folksong. Although it is popular year-round, it is most associated with Carnaval activities. The Carnaval is celebrated during the period leading up to Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of Lent.

- Program Note from score

Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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Works for Winds by this Composer


  • "New Music Reviews." The Instrumentalist 71.2 (2016): 35. Print
  • Perusal score