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On the Kerry Shore

From Wind Repertory Project
Jack Wilds

Jack Wilds


General Info

Year: 2017
Duration: c. 3:30
Difficulty: I-1/2 (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: FJH Music
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $50.00   |   Score Only (print) - $5.00


Instrumentation

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

  • Chimes
  • Marimba
  • Ocean Drum
  • Ship's Bell
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Vibraphone
  • Wind Chimes


Errata

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Program Notes

On the Kerry Shore is a tribute to a beautiful harbor town in Ireland named Dingle. The piece begins with a steady percussion texture, meant to represent placid seas with a cool morning breeze blowing in. Small snippets of the melody represent the gentle rise and fall of the surf on the shore. A subtle combination of ocean drum and ship’s bell complete the nautical picture.

On the Kerry Shore is dedicated to my wonderful wife Noel, who has been there for me every step of the way, including on our trip to Ireland.

- Program Note from the Cedar Park Winds Community Band concert program, 20 December 2017


Commercial Discography

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