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Oppositional Elements

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Leslie Gilreath

Leslie Gilreath


Subtitle: For Flexible Wind Band with Adaptable Parts


General Info

Year: 2021
Duration: c. 4:30
Difficulty: V (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: C. Alan Publications
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $75.00   |   Score Only (print) - $15.00


Instrumentation (Flexible)

Parts 1, 2, 3 and 4 for each instrument

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

  • Bongos
  • Concert Tom
  • Crotales
  • Glockenspiel
  • Snare Drum
  • Splash Cymbal
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tambourine
  • Triangle
  • Wood Blocks (2)
  • Xylophone


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Oppositional Elements is an exciting exercise in the interaction of opposing voices, textually as well as contrapuntally and dynamically. The constant interplay of different elements, shaping space with alternating accents and rhythmic figures, provides an energy much like that which is created between magnets, both in attraction and repulsion. Motivic ideas bounce off of and around each other constantly, driving the piece to a frenzied finale.

- Program Note from score


Media


State Ratings

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Works for Winds by This Composer

Adaptable Music


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