Silver Quill, The

From Wind Repertory Project
Dale Harpham
Sammy Nestico

Dale Harpham and Sammy Nestico

General Info

Year: 1967
Duration: 2:05
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Alfred Music
Cost: Score and Parts - Out of print.

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Condensed Score
C Piccolo
Flute 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
B-flat Trumpet I-II
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III-IV
String Bass
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Chimes
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Snare Drum


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Dedicated to the American Business Press, this setting of the classic band work is ideal for showcasing developing musicianship. The march includes regal melodies, bold harmonies, stately percussion, and effective contrasts of dynamics and texture.

- Program Note from The Instrumentalist


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State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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  • Charlottesville (Va.) Municipal Band (Stephen R. Layman, conductor) – 10 April 2016

Works for Winds by these Composers

Dale Harpham:

Sammy Nestico: