Carl Fischer Music / J542
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New edition! Peter Mennin was on the composition faculty at Juilliard for ten years, later returning to the school as its president for an unmatched 21 years. A lifetime composer with a sizable catalog of works which defy easy classification, Mennin wrote only one piece for concert band, the Canzona. From the Program Notes -- "Canzona is a short, brisk work, which opens with a declamatory idea expressed in massed sonorities. Next, a broad melodic line is introduced and supported by powerful rhythmic figurations. This is followed by a cantabile section. These materials are developed and expanded, and the piece closes with the opening statements brought back in a more dramatic presentation." Newly engraved and thoroughly edited for the first time.
Series: Classic Band Series
Voicing/Instrument: Concert Band
|Publisher||Title||Composer / Arranger||Voicing||SKU||Price||QTY|
|Carl Fischer Music||Canzona||Mennin, Peter||Concert Band||J542||125.00|