Greatest Generation, The

Price: 
$182.00
Item Code:
18230
Composer: 
Danner, Greg
Publisher: 
C. Alan Publications

Written for narrator and band, "The Greatest Generation" was inspired by Tom Brokaw's eloquent testament to the World War II generation. The music sets the background for a reading of four soldiers' letters that highlight the emotion of those difficult times and the victorious struggle to preserve our freedom.

Grade Level: 5
Copyright: 2011
Number of Players: Standard + 1
Duration: 18:00

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Instrumentation

Piccolo
Flute 1
Flute 2
Oboe 1
Oboe 2
Bassoon 1
Bassoon 2
Bb Clarinet 1
Bb Clarinet 2
Bb Clarinet 3
Bb Bass Clarinet
Eb Alto Saxophone 1
Eb Alto Saxophone 2
Bb Tenor Saxophone
Eb Baritone Saxophone

Bb Trumpet 1
Bb Trumpet 2
Bb Trumpet 3
F Horn 1/2
F Horn 3/4
Trombone 1
Trombone 2
Trombone 3
Euphonium
Baritone T.C.
Tuba

Narrator

Timpani (4)
Percussion 1 (Crash Cymbals, Chimes, Triangle, Bells, 4.5-octave Marimba)
Percussion 2 (Triangle, Suspended Cymbal, 4 Concert Toms)
Percussion 3 (Snare Drum)
Percussion 4 (Bass Drum, Drum Set)