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Manatee Lyric Overture

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Robert Sheldon

Robert Sheldon


General Info

Year: 1986
Duration: c. 5:30
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: C L Barnhouse Company
Cost: Score & Parts - $60.00   |   Score Only - $5.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
Piccolo
Flute
Oboe
Bb Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
Eb Alto Clarinet
Bb Bass Clarinet
Bassoon
Alto Saxophone I-II
Tenor Saxophone
Baritone Saxophone
Trumpet (in Bb) I-II-III
French Horn I-II
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium
Tuba
Timpani
Percussion I-II-III, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Cymbals (crash and suspended)
  • Glockenspiel
  • Snare Drum
  • Triangle
  • Tubular Bells
  • Xylophone


Errata

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Program Notes

A sparkling introduction heralds the opening of this bright and colorful work. The main theme follows quietly, building in intensity, then giving way to a poignantly reflective melody. A brief transition climaxes in a return to a festival atmosphere.

Manatee Lyric Overture was commissioned by the Manatee County School Board, Gene Witt, superintendent. It is dedicated to the 1985 Manatee All-County Honors Band, Bradenton, Florida.

Program Note from Publisher Website


Commercial Discography

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Audio Links

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State Ratings

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Performances

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  • West Liberty University (W. Va.) Wind Symphony (Gretchen L. Pohlman, conductor) – 4 March 2020
  • University of Oklahoma (Norman) Boomer Campus Band (Brian Britt, conductor) – 1 March 2020


Works for Winds by this Composer

Adaptable Music


All Wind Works


Resources

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