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Triumph of Time

From Wind Repertory Project
John Philip Sousa

John Philip Sousa


General Info

Year: 1885 / 2016
Duration: c. 2:25
Difficulty: (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Harry Coleman
Cost: Score and Parts – Out of print.

For availability information, see Discussion tab, above.


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo/Flute
Oboe
Bassoon
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Cornet
B-flat Cornet Solo-I-II-III
B-flat Trumpet I-II-III
E-flat Horn or Alto I-II-III-IV
Horn in F Solo-I-II-III
Trombone I-II-III
Bass Trombone
Euphonium
Tuba
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Snare Drum
  • Triangle


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Since Sousa did not discuss this march in any of his writings, the origin of the title must be left to speculation. Although the music was copyrighted in six different years, Time did indeed triumph over it – it was never poplar.

- Program Note from score


Commercial Discography


Media


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


Performances

To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • Sequim (Wash.) City Band (Tyler Benedict, conductor) – 19 March 2017


Works for Winds by this Composer


Resources

  • Bierley, P. (1973). John Philip Sousa: A Descriptive Catalog of His Works. University of Illinois Press; Urbana, pp. 74.
  • Sousa, J. (1885). Triumph of Time March [score]. Harry Coleman: [s.l.]