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Twin Oaks

From Wind Repertory Project
David Shaffer

David Shaffer


General Info

Year: 1986
Duration: c. Unknown
Difficulty: I (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: C L Barnhouse Company - Official Website
Cost: Score & Parts - $30.00   |   Score Only - $5.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
Flute
Oboe
Bassoon
Bb Soprano Clarinet I-II
Bb Bass Clarinet
Alto Saxophone I-II
Tenor Saxophone
Baritone Saxophone
Trumpet (in Bb) I-II
French Horn
Trombone I-II
Euphonium
Tuba
Timpani
Percussion I-II-III, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Cymbals (crash and suspended)
  • Glockenspiel
  • Snare Drum


Errata

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Program Notes

A marvelous contest piece that follows in the tradition of his very popular “Excellentia Overture.’’ Starting with the broad fanfare introduction, the composition is built on a simple fugue starting in the woodwinds which eventually winds through the different voices of the band. A lush and expressive middle section provides just the right amount of contrast.

Twin Oaks is dedicated to the memory of my grandmother, Ethel Jones.

Program Note from Publisher Website


Commercial Discography

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