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

On the Wings of Lightning

From Wind Repertory Project
John Philip Sousa

John Philip Sousa (ed. Tousignant)


Subtitle: Galop


General Info

Year: 1876 / 1941
Duration: c. 2:15
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Creative Commons
Cost: Score and Parts - Unknown

For availability information, see Discussion tab, above.


Instrumentation

Piccolo
Flute
Oboe
Bassoon
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet Solo-I-II-III
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Soprano Saxophone
E-flat Alto Saxophone
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Trumpet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II
Bass Trombone
Euphonium
Tuba
Percussion, including:

  • Drum Set

Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

The inscription on the sheet music of this lively composition reads: "As played by Hassler's orchestra at the Cleveland Street Theatre, Phila."

- Program Note from John Philip Sousa: A Descriptive Catalog of His Works.


Commercial Discography


Media


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


Performances

To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • United States Coast Guard Band (New London, Conn.) (Richard Wyman, conductor) – 19 March 2017


Works for Winds by this Composer


Resources

  • Bierley, P. (1973). John Philip Sousa: A Descriptive Catalog of His Works. University of Illinois Press; Urbana, pp. 108.