Adirondack Songs

Adirondack Songs, my collaboration with the brilliant Garth Bardsley, is a three movement set for chorus and large wind ensemble. The work was commissioned by Crane Youth Music in celebration of their 40th anniversary.

audio samples

recording

premiere

July 13, 2013 at Hosmer Hall, The Crane School of Music, Potsdam, NY by The Crane Youth Music Festival Chorus and Wind Ensemble conducted by Brian Doyle. Instrumentation.

instrumentation

Piccolo
Flute (2 + 2) Oboe (1 + 1)
English Horn in F
Bassoon (1 + 1)
Clarinet in Bb (2 + 3 + 3) [Probably could get an E-flat player, if needed]
Bass Clarinet in Bb (2)
Alto Saxophone in Eb (2 + 2)
Tenor Saxophone in Bb
Baritone Saxophone in Eb
Trumpets in Bb (2 + 2 + 2)
Horns in F (4)
Trombones (3)
Euphonium (2)
Tuba (2)
Timpani
Percussion (4 Players)
1. Bass Drum, Crotales, Triangle
2. Suspended Cymbal, Ratchet, Snare Drum, Wood Block
3. Whip, Glockenspiel, Marimba, Crash Cymbals
4. Xylophone, Vibraphone, Chimes
SATB Chorus (Div. 8 Parts)

duration

16'00''

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