Please DONATE to help with maintenance and upkeep of the Wind Repertory Project!

Moresca: A Symphonic Pantomime

From Wind Repertory Project
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Claude T. Smith

Claude T. Smith

This article is a stub. If you can help add information to it,
please join the WRP and visit the FAQ (left sidebar) for information.

General Info

Year: 1980
Duration: c. 9:30
Difficulty: V (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Claude T. Smith
Cost: Score and Parts - Unknown


(Needed - please join the WRP if you can help.)


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Moresca: A Symphonic Pantomime was commissioned by the University of Nebraska at Omaha Symphonic Wind Ensemble, James Saker, conductor. Its premiere performance was February 28, 1980, by the University of Nebraska at Omaha Symphonic Wind Ensemble.

This work is a skillful blend of both the medieval Spanish dance form and contemporary ballet. Through a set of dance variations which contrast in mood and meter, the work unfolds through challenging rhythmic patterns and interwoven individual parts which challenge each instrument, especially the percussionists.

- Program Note from Heritage Encyclopedia of Band Music

Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.

State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

Works for Winds by this Composer

Adaptable Music

All Wind Works