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Wassail, Wassail All Over Town

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David Marlatt

Traditional carol arranged by David Marlatt


Subtitle: Gloucestershire Wassail


General Info

Year: 2011
Duration: c. 3:30
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Eighth Note Publications
Cost: Score and Parts - $65.00


Instrumentation

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

  • Bass Drum
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Bells
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tambourine
  • Tom-Tom
  • Triangle


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Wassailing songs are among the most popular of the secular holiday songs of Christmas. The tradition of "wassailing" refers to townsfolk going door to door, singing and drinking to the health of those whom they visit. This is basically what we know as "caroling."

- Program Note by publisher


Commercial Discography

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Audio Links


State Ratings

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Performances

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  • Encore Concert Band (Mokena, Ill.) (Bill Schuetter, conductor) - 14 December 2014


Works for Winds by this Composer

Adaptable Music


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References

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