Star Wars: The Marches

From Wind Repertory Project
John Williams

John Williams (arr. Jerry Brubaker)


General Info

Year: 1977
Duration: c. 6:15
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Alfred Publishing
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $75.00; (digital) - $75.00   |   Score Only (print) - $10.00; (digital) - $10.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo (optional)
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
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium
Tuba
Electric Bass
Timpani
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Chimes
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Police Whistle
  • Slide Whistle
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tom-tom
  • Tuned Muffled Drums (2)
  • Vibraphone
  • Xylophone


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

So many stunning marches were part of these epic motion pictures that they had to be combined in one powerful piece. This arrangement features: Star Wars (Main Theme), Parade of the Ewoks, The Imperial March, Augie's Great Municipal Band and The Throne Room.

- Program Note from publisher


Media


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


Performances

To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • Eastern Michigan University (Ypsilanti) Symphonic Band (J. Nick Smith, conductor) - 12 April 2023
  • Karl L. King Municipal Band (Ft. Dodge, Iowa) (Jerrold Jimmerson, conductor) - 11 July 2021
  • Walnut Creek (Calif.) Concert Band (Harvey Bernstein, conductor) – 4 July 2016
  • Catskill Valley Wind Ensemble (Oneonta, N.Y.) (Scott Rabeler, conductor) – 24 January 2016
  • Halifax (Nova Scotia) Concert Band (Mark Cuming, conductor) – 18 June 2013


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