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Urban Dances for Brass Quintet

Score and Parts

By Richard Danielpour

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French Horn, Trombone, Trumpet, Tuba
Score and Parts. Composed by Richard Danielpour (1956-). Brass. Classical, Contemporary, Quintet. Full Score and Parts. Published by G. Schirmer (HL.50481391).

Item Number: HL.50481391

ISBN 0793512441. 9x12 inches.

Written in 1989 for the Saturday Brass Quintet on commission from Chamber Music America. The set of four dances – Riddle Dance, Burlesque, Shadow Dance, and Peripetia – form a snapshot of New York, the city of the composer's birth. The enormous variety of life found in the tight confines of the city are reflected in the quintet's wide ranging dynamics, colors and moods. The work's vigorous rhythms and many vignettes bring to mind a ballet score, and in fact the work has served as a ballet as well as a concert work. Duration: ca. 15 minutes.

  • Riddle Dance (Danielpour) 
  • Burlesque (Danielpour) 
  • Shodow Dance (Dirge)(Danielpour) 
  • Peripetia (Danielpour) 

FULL SCORE 72 pages

BB TRUMPET 1 16 pages

BB TRUMPET 2 16 pages

HORN IN F 16 pages

TROMBONE 16 pages

TUBA 12 pages

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