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Moment for Morricone

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Ennio Morricone

Ennio Morricone (arr. Johan de Meij)


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= General Info

Year: 1966 / 1996
Duration: c. 8:25
Difficulty: IV (see Ratings for explanation)
Original Medium: Orchestra
Publisher: Molenaar Edition
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - €150.33   |   Score Only (print) - €25.20

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Instrumentation

Condensed Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe/Soprano Saxophone
Bassoon I-II
Contra-Bassoon
E-flat Soprano Clarinet/E-flat Flugelhorn
B-flat Soprano Clarinet Solo-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 Cornet/Trumpet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Tenorhorn I-II
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium
Tuba
String Bass (or Bass Guitar)
Guitar (optional)
Harp (optional)
Timpani
Percussion

(percussion detail desired)


Errata

In Score:

  • Arranger's name is spelled Johan de Mey rather than Johan de Meij.


Program Notes

This timeless film music brings a feeling of the Wild West. Director Sergio Leone gave a simple yet effective development of the story, which touched many people. Once Upon a Time in the West has long been considered one of the best westerns of all time. The composer of the film’s music was the Italian Ennio Morrocone. He composed for many other films (e.g., The Good, the Bad and the Ugly) as well as other classical orchestral music. This arrangement is a medley of three different themes from Once Upon a Time in the West and two themes from The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.

- Program Note from publisher


Media


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


Performances

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Works for Winds by this Composer


Resources

  • De Meij, J.; Morricone, E. (1966). Moment for Morricone: For Band [score]. Molenaar's Muziekcentrale: Wormerveer, Neth.
  • Ennio Morricone website – Accessed 3 June 2022
  • Perusal score