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Quiet Desperation

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Allen Molineux

Allen Molineux

General Info

Year: 1989
Duration: c. 10:00
Difficulty: VI (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Manuscript
Cost: Contact Allen Molineux


Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
Bassoon I-II
E-flat Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
B-flat Bass 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
Percussion I-II-III, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bongos
  • Cabasa
  • Chimes
  • Conga
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Glockenspiel
  • Guiro
  • Marimba
  • Sizzle Cymbal
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tambourine
  • Tam-tam
  • Tom-toms (3)
  • Vibraphone
  • Vibraslap
  • Wood blocks (2)


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

This work is all about what its title implies: one that moves softly, quickly and with a sense of uneasiness.

- Program Note by composer

Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.

State Ratings

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To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • Lawrence University Symphonic Band Robert Levy, conductor)- February 1996
  • Virginia CBDNA Symposium XVI for New Band Music (Allen Molineux, conductor)- February 1991
  • Florida State University (Tallahassee) Wind Orchestra (Allen Molineux, conductor) - April 1990

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