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Pageant, Op. 59

For Band

By Vincent Persichetti

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Concert Band Piccolo, Flute I, Flute II, Oboe I, Oboe II, Clarinet I, Clarinet II, Clarinet III, Alto Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Bassoon I, Bassoon II, Alto Saxophone I, Alto Saxophone II, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Cornet I, Cornet II, Cornet III, Trumpet I,
For Band. Composed by Vincent Persichetti (1915-1987). This edition: Carl Fischer Classic Band Edition, New Enlarged Score. Carl Fischer Classic Band Editions. The first performance of this work took place on March 7th, 1953, at the American Bandmaster's Association Convention in Miami, Florida. It was performed by the University of Miani Band, with the composer conducting. Classical. Score and Set of Parts. With Standard notation. Opus 59. Duration 6 minutes, 30 seconds. Published by Carl Fischer (CF.J512).

Item Number: CF.J512

ISBN 0825831083. Key: C major.

Pageant is the classic composition from well-known composer Vincent Persichetti. Premiered in 1953, Pageant is a symphonic overture which features a slow, homophonic section followed by a lively ""Parade"" section. It has long been a staple in the repertoire of high school bands everywhere. This recording of this timeless piece is to remind experienced band directors of this wonderful work and introduce it to those unfamiliar.

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  • 2006-09-23 00:00:00.0 Long live Pageant!

    An excellent peace with very colorful sounds! They really gotta put recordings of this in carnivals!

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  • 2001-03-13 00:00:00.0 pageant for all time

    its the pinnacle of greatness

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