Aerodynamics

Price: 
$196.00

Aerodynamics

Gillingham, David R.

Item Code:
08390
Composer: 
Gillingham, David R.
Publisher: 
C. Alan Publications

Using motives from Joplin's Weeping Willow Rag, this programmatic work takes you back to the time of the Wright brothers. The sounds of the planes being built, nostalgic ragtime music, and the soaring lines when flight became a reality are all captured here.

Grade Level: 4
Copyright: 2003
Number of Players: Standard
Duration: 8:30

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Instrumentation

Piccolo
Flute 1/2
Oboe 1/2
Bassoon 1/2
Clarinet 1
Clarinet 2
Clarinet 3
Bass Clarinet
Alto Saxophone 1/2
Tenor Saxophone
Baritone Saxophone
Trumpet 1
Trumpet 2/3
Horn 1/2
Horn 3/4
Trombone 1/2
Trombone 3
Euphonium
Tuba
Piano
Timpani (4 drums)
Percussion 1 (bells, crotales, marimba, xylophone, chimes, temple blocks)
Percussion 2 (vibraphone, suspended cymbal, crash cymbals, slap stick, ride cymbal, large tam-tam)
Percussion 3 (marimba, hi-hat, triangle, 6 ft. board, snare drum)
Percussion 4 (brake drum, snare drum, suspended cymbal, crash cymbals, 3 tom-toms, small bass drum)