Reflective Mood

From Wind Repertory Project
Sammy Nestico

Sammy Nestico

Subtitle: Trombone Solo with Concert Band

General Info

Year: 1964
Duration: c. 4:10
Difficulty: IV (solo); III (ensemble) (see Ratings for explanation)
Original Medium: Trombone and Piano
Publisher: Kendor Music
Cost: Score and Parts – Out of print.


Full Score
Solo Trombone
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
Bassoon I-II
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Clarinet
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Cornet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
String Bass
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Orchestra Bells
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Triangle


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Written in 1964 and dedicated to his trombone teacher, Matthew Shiner, this popular Nestico original is a warm ballad with rubato passages, two cadenzas, and a high range to B4.

- Program Note from publisher


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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Works for Winds by This Composer


  • Nestico, S. (1964). Reflective Mood: Trombone Solo with Concert Band [score]. Kendor Music: Delevan, N.Y.