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Patria for Wind Orchestra

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By Beat Ochs

Concert Band, Wind Orchestra - Intermediate - Digital Download
Composed by Beat Ochs. 21st Century, Patriotic. Score, Set of Parts. 149 pages. Published by Beat Ochs (S0.678155).

Item Number: S0.678155

An over 10 Minute Composition for Wind Orchestra
Difficulty: Degree 4

The Piece has a programmatic Background and its main theme is the love to the Homeland of Switzerland:

A Protagonist travels through the world and experiences a lot of different cultures, which can be clearly heard in the structure of the music. There are Motifs of the american culture with Bernstein, hints to the Viennese culture with a waltz or travelling-by-ship-music in the style of Pirates of the Caribbean.
But most important, there is a leitmotif, which suggests the Swiss Alps in its full beauty, based on natural scales (Alphorn).

The peace is varied and well received by the audience.

I have played this piece two times with an orchestra and I have to admit, that I am very proud of it.

- Full Score
- Piccolo
- Flute 1
- Flute 2
- Oboe 1
- Oboe 2
- Bassoon
- Clarinet in Bb 1
- Clarinet in Bb 2
- Clarinet in Bb 3
- Bass Clarinet in Bb
- Alto-Saxophone in Eb 1
- Alto-Saxophone in Eb 2
- Tenor-Saxophone in Bb
- Baritone-Saxophone in Bb
- Trumpet in Bb 1
- Trumpet in Bb 2
- Trumpet in Bb 3
- Horn in F 1
- Horn in F 2
- Horn in F 3
- Horn in F 4
each Hornpart is also available in Eb
- Trombone 1
- Trombone 1
- Bass Trombone
The Trombone parts are available in bass clef and treble clef
- Euphonium in Bb
- Tuba in Eb
- Tuba in Bb
- Timpani
- Mallets
- Percussion 1
- Percussion 2
- Percussion 3
- Percussion 4

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  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

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  • January 22, 2020 A wonderful pice of programatic music

    It's a great piece! Congratulations to the composer who wrote this piece at young age. I was the conductor at the first and second perfomance ever and the audience was very stunning and we get a standing ovation.

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