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Sacred Spaces

From Wind Repertory Project
John Mackey

John Mackey

General Info

Year: 2019
Duration: c. 3:55
Difficulty: V (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Osti Music
Cost: Score and Parts - Rental   |   Score Only (print) - $15.00; (digital) - $60.00


Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II-III
Oboe I-II
Bassoon I-II
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III-IV
B-flat Bass Clarinet I-II
B-flat Contrabass Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Saxophone
E-flat Alto Saxophone
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Trumpet I-II-III-IV
E-flat Horn or Alto I-II-III-IV
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Bass Trombone
String Bass
Percussion (7 players), including:

  • Bass Drum
  • China Cymbals
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Crotales
  • Glockenspiel
  • Hi-Hat
  • Marimba
  • Splash Cymbal
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tambourine
  • Triangle
  • Vibraphone


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

For the United States Army Field Band.

- Program Note from score

Sacred Spaces is no exception to Mackey's masterful manipulation of timbre as it combines elements of military fanfare with the soundscape of the wind ensemble.

- Program Note from University of Utah Wind Ensemble concert program, 24 September 2019

Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


State Ratings

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  • Florida State University (Tallahassee) Wind Ensemble (Patrick Dunnigan, conductor) – 7 January 2020
  • University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa) Symphonic Band (Randall O. Coleman, conductor) – 25 November 2019
  • Michigan State University (East Lansing) Wind Symphony (Kevin Sedatole, conductor) – 21 November 2019
  • Florida State University (Tallahassee, Fla.) Wind Ensemble (Patrick Dunnigan, conductor) – 13 November 2019
  • United States Army Field Band (Ft. Meade, Md.) (Jim R. Keene, conductor) – 12 November 2019 (High Point, N.C.)
  • University of North Texas (Denton) Symphonic Band (Andrew Trachsel, conductor) – 26 September 2019
  • University of Utah (Salt Lake City) Wind Ensemble (Scott Hagen) – 24 September 2019
  • Texas Christian University Wind Symphony (Fort Worth) (Bobby R. Francis, conductor) - 3 October 2019
  • University of Kentucky (Lexington) Wind Symphony (John Cody Birdwell, conductor) – 15 September 2019
  • United States Army Field Band (Jerry Junkin, conductor) – 26 July 2019 (San Antonio, Tx.) *Premiere Performance*

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