Echoes of the Cape (full set) composed by Alan Lee Silva. For concert band (flute, oboe, clarinet 1 in Bb, clarinet 2 in Bb, bass clarinet in Bb, bassoon, alto saxophone in Eb, tenor saxophone in Bb, baritone saxophone in Eb, trumpet 1 in Bb, trumpet 2 in Bb, horn in F, trombone, euphonium bc, tuba, mallet percussion - marimba, c). Young Performance Series. Score and parts. Duration 2 minutes, 13 seconds. Published by Carl Fischer (CF.YPS117).
You will hear elements of Irish and Scottish music in this magnetic new composition from composer Alan Silva. There is a bardic nature to the piece, with low brass punches, strong percussion and flowing melodic lines in a modal style, plus hints of jigs and reels throughout. Alert your contest music committee about this strong new young band piece.