page one of the Bb Trumpet 2 part from Symphonic Metamorphosis - Mvt. 1 - Intrada

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Printing after purchase

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Full details

NOTE: As Scorch is not playing the Coda properly, I suggest you download the MP3 file and page-forward through the score while listening to the MP3. Thanks - T. Syrell

This is Mvt. 1 of 3 (2 & 3 will follow soon). This symphony is based upon one simple motif: La-Me-Do-Sol, passed throughout the instruments of the orchestra. A driving 15/8 rhythmic ostinato gives a relentless beat, repeated with dynamic and tone color variations until punctuated by a forceful and determined brass entrance, announcing a change to a plaintive melody in the strings. This melody is repeated in the brasses, and ultimately returns to the driving rhythm before another brass outburst, signaling the end of the movement.


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Duration
12 minutes
Genre
Modern classical music
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