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No Man's Land

From Wind Repertory Project
Julie Giroux

Julie Giroux


General Info

Year: 2017
Duration: c. 7:50
Difficulty: V (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Musica Propria
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $130.00   |   Score Only (print) - $25.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
Bassoon I-II
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Contra Alto Clarinet
B-flat Contrabass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Trumpet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Bass Trombone
Euphonium
Tuba
String Bass
Timpani
Percussion I-II-III-IV, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Buckets (3)
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Glass Bottle
  • Iron Skillet
  • Marimba
  • Orchestra Chimes
  • Shakers
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tambourine
  • Triangle
  • Tubular Bells
  • Vibraphone
  • Xylophone


Errata

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Program Notes

This is a programmatic piece about a post-nuclear apocalyptic Earth. Inspiration for the work was attained through hundreds of hours of research, which included film footage and pictures of actual nuclear and hydrogen explosions, fallout shelters, movies which were about or took place before and after nuclear war and finally video games which take place in a post-nuclear fallout Earth. The percussion section consists of primarily instruments derived from objects easily attained in such a world: glass bottles, iron skillets and plastic buckets. It may be performed to video footage from both actual footage and imagined footage via video games. Despite the title, it is a warm and visual work of hope for humanity.

- Program Note from publisher


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