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Warren Benson

Warren Benson

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Subtitle: For the Ithaca H.S. Band

General Info

Year: 1965 / 1978
Duration: c. 16:00 - 18:00
Difficulty: V (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Carl Fischer
Cost: Score and Parts - Rental


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

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tam-tam
  • Temple Blocks
  • Tom-tom
  • Triangle
  • Wood Block


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Commissioned by the Ithaca (N.Y.) High School Band.


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State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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  • Ithaca (N.Y.) High School Band (Frank Battisti, conductor; Donald Sinta, Alto Saxophone) – 12 February 1967 (MENC Eastern Division Conference in Boston, Mass.)

Works for Winds by This Composer


  • Benson, W. (1978) Star Edge [score]. C. Fischer: New York.

Warren Benson website