Soviet Circus

From Wind Repertory Project
Fraser Linklater

Fraser Linklater


General Info

Year: 2019
Duration: c. 5:35
Difficulty: IV (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Manitoba Band Association
Cost: Score and Parts - Free


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe
Bassoon
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
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium
Tuba
String Bass
Timpani
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Chimes
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tambourine
  • Triangle
  • Xylophone


Errata

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Program Notes

Soviet Circus was written as an homage to Dmitri Shostakovich. It refers to themes from his Symphonies #5 and #9 and includes elements of satire, irony and humor.

- Program Note by composer


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Works for Winds by This Composer


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