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Through London Streets

By Alan Lee Silva

Concert band concert band - Grade 2-2.5
Composed by Alan Lee Silva. Carl Fischer Young Performance Series. Score and part(s). 206 pages. Duration 2 minutes, 38 seconds. Carl Fischer #YPS0090. Published by Carl Fischer (CF.YPS90).

Item Number: CF.YPS90

ISBN 082587405X. Key: G minor.

From the opening ominous chimes and haunting flute melody to the rapid staccato notes and final thundering ensemble accents, this piece evokes images of mystery and suspense. Loosely based on scenes from Sherlock Holmes stories, Through London Streets follows the mythical detective as he searches misty lanes and foggy boulevards for his foe. This is a serious band work from a composer who is quickly becoming one of the most popular composers for young players.

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  • 5

    Haute savoie france
    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • 2015-12-01 16:47:06.0 Great atmospheric piece

    This is a super piece for any beginner band or even good community band. It immediately conjures up a feeling of Sherlock Holmes breezing through the foggy streets of London in persuit of his foe! There are some interesting and exposed solo passages for sections in the band which are...

    so well written they will pose few problems for players of grade 2 bands upwards. Thoroughly recommened.

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