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Twelve Days of Christmas, The (Giroux)

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Julie Giroux

Julie Giroux


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General Info

Year: 2011
Duration: c. 4:40
Difficulty: IV (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Musica Propria
Cost: Score and Parts - $100.00   |   Score Only - $20.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
Bassoon I-II
Contra-Bassoon
Bb Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
Bb Bass Clarinet
Bb Contrabass Clarinet
Eb Alto Saxophone I-II
Bb Tenor Saxophone
Eb Baritone Saxophone
Bb Trumpet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium (Bass Clef & Treble Clef)
Tuba
Timpani
Percussion I-II-III, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Snare Drum
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Marimba
  • Orchestra Chimes
  • Sleigh Bells
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Triangle
  • Tubular Bells
  • Xylophone


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

This 1700 carol's history comes in the form of a memory game sung at Christmas time. Each person or child would sing a verse. When somebody missed a verse, some sort of penalty would be enforced. In this arrangement, try and remember which instrument group represents which day, or what mystery tune is used in its place.

- Program Note from Christmas Gone Crazy compact disc


Commercial Discography


Audio Links


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


Performances

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  • San Jose (Calif.) Wind Symphony (Edward Harris, conductor) - 14 December 2014


Works for Winds by this Composer


References

  • Giroux, J; Hufstader, R.; University of Texas at El Paso Wind Symphony (2011). Julie Giroux Presents Christmas Gone Crazy [sound rexording]. Mark Records: Clarence, N.Y.