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Vikings, The

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Andrew Boysen, Jr.

Andrew Boysen Jr.


General Info

Year: 2015
Duration: c. 4:05
Difficulty: IV (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Alfred Music
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $78.00; (digital) - $78.00   |   Score Only (print) - $11.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo/Flute III
Flute I-II
Oboe
Bassoon
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
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
Trombone I-II-III
Bass Trombone
Euphonium
Tuba
Piano
Timpani
Percussion I-II-III-IV, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Chimes
  • China Cymbals
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Finger Cymbals
  • Marimba
  • Slapstick
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tambourine
  • Tam-Tam
  • Triangle
  • Vibraphone


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Commissioned by Dan Chaston and the Viewmont High School Concert Band, Bountiful, Utah, to write a march that was not like a traditional march, the composer describes The Vikings as “dark and angry.”

- Program Note from The Instrumentalist


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


Media


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


Performances

To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • Kearsage Community Band (New London, N.H.) (Aarne Vesilind, conductor) – 1 May 2016
  • Greyslake (Ill.) Middle School (Steve Thomas) – 28 April 2016


Works for Winds by this Composer


Resources

  • "New Music Reviews." The Instrumentalist 70.4 (2015): 43. Print