Tribute to Stephen Foster, A

From Wind Repertory Project
Stephen Foster

Stephen Foster (arr. Sammy Nestico)

General Info

Year: 1968
Duration: c. 7:55
Difficulty: V (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Kendor Music
Cost: Score and Parts - Out of print.

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Full Score
Flute I-II (II doubling Piccolo)
Oboe I-II II doubling English Horn)
Bassoon I-II
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III (I-II divisi a2)
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
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III/ Bass Trombone
String Bass
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Chimes
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Triangle
  • Wood Block
  • Xylophone


In Parts:

  • Oboe I-II, 4 meas. after reh. M, beat 1: Add half note rest
  • Bassoon I-II 6 meas. after reh. B: Repeat this measure
  • B-flat Clarinet II, 5 meas. after reh. O, beat 2: Quarter notes should read eighth notes
  • B-flat Clarinet III, 2 meas. after reh. J: 8 measure rest should read 9 measure rest
  • B-flat Clarinet, III, 12 meas. after reh. J: Reh. K and the key change should be here, not in the next measure
  • B-flat Clarinet, III, 1 meas. after corrected reh. K: 3 meas. Rest should read 2 meas. rest
  • E-flat Alto Saxophone I, 3 meas. before reh. H, beat 4: Add "mf" dynamic marking
  • B-flat Cornet I, meas. 2, beat 1: Eighth note-dotted sixteenth note should read sixteenth note-dotted eighth note
  • B-flat Cornet II, 1 meas. before reh. J, beat 2: Slur eighth notes
  • B-flat Cornet III, 1 meas. before reh. J, beat 2: Slur eighth notes
  • Horns in F III-IV, 10 meas. after reh. A, beat 2&: D-flat should read D natural
  • Basses, 7 meas. after reh. L: Add "Presto"
  • Basses, 19 meas. after reh. L: Should read 3 measures rest
  • Basses, 6 meas. after reh. U, beat 2&: D-flat should read D natural
  • String Bass, 6 meas. before reh. H, beat 1-2: Quarter rest-quarter note should read half note B-flat
  • Timpani, etc., Reh. A: Add 2/4 meter signature
  • Timpani, etc., 1 meas. before reh. C, beat 1: Add "ff" dynamic marking
  • Timpani, etc., Reh. L: 3 measure rest should read 5 measure rest
  • Timpani, etc. 7 meas. before reh. M: 7 measure rest should read 4 measure rest
  • Percussion. 6 meas. after reh. I: add "mp" dynamic marking

Program Notes

Especially orchestrated for and performed by the United States Marine Band, under the direction of Lt. Col. Albert Schoepper.

- Program Note from score


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State Ratings

  • Virginia: V


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