Overture for Woodwinds

Grade 4 - Score and Parts

Overture for Woodwinds

Grade 4 - Score and Parts

Please note: this is a priority direct import item that will ship directly from our Hal Leonard Europe warehouse overseas. Please see or call your favorite retailer to place your order.

Series: Anglo Music Concert Band Publisher: Anglo Music Press Composer: Philip Sparke

Level: 4

This work was commissioned for the Berkshire Young Musicians Trust, who required a testing piece for the woodwind section of their concert band. The piece opens with a strong unison passage based on the interval of a fifth and develops with a passionate legato. This is followed by the main vivo section of the work based on the earlier 5th figure; a bridge passage leads to a short chorale figure and a rhythmic climax, which dissolves into a plaintive solo for oboe over staccato clarinets. Following a recapitulation of the main theme, the oboe returns triumphantly and the opening unison passage reappears to provide a stirring coda.

  • Concert Band

$129.00 (US) Inventory #HL 44003781 UPC: 073999037814 Publisher Code: 003 Width: 9.0" Length: 12.0" Run time: 0:06:00

Prices and availability subject to change without notice.