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Symphonic Suite from "Band of Brothers"

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Michael Kamen

Michael Kamen (arr. Jerry Brubaker)


General Info

Year: 2001 / 2002
Duration: c. 5:15
Difficulty: IV (see Ratings for explanation)
Original Medium: Orchestra
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Co.
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $87.00; (digital) - $80.00   |   Score Only (print) - $15.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
Bassoon
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 Trumpet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium
Tuba
Timpani
Percussion I-II-III, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Chimes
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tam-Tam
  • Tenor Drum
  • Vibraphone


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

This heroic and haunting music was composed by well-known film composer Michael Kamen as the theme to the HBO mini-series Band Of Brothers. It is a sweeping, diverse score that encompasses lovely soaring ballads as well as driving, intense splashes of sound.

- Program Note by publisher


Band of Brothers is a 2001 American war drama miniseries based on historian Stephen E. Ambrose's 1992 non-fiction book of the same name. The executive producers were Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks, who had collaborated on the 1998 World War II film Saving Private Ryan. The episodes first aired in 2001 on HBO. The series won Emmy and Golden Globe awards in 2001 for best miniseries.

- Program Note from Wikipedia


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


Media


State Ratings

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Performances

To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • University of Iowa (Iowa City) Symphony Band (Mark Heidel, conductor) – 12 November 2019
  • Virginia Grand Military Band (Alexandria) (Loras John Schissel, conductor) - 26 May 2018
  • Callanwolde Concert Band (Decatur, Ga.) (Glen Moore, conductor) - 4 July 2017
  • Cupertino (Calif.) Symphonic Band (Jason McChristian, conductor) – 11 June 2017
  • London Gay Symphonic Winds- 26 October 2013


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