Difficult (Grades 7+)
9 minutes
Instrumental parts
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After gathering enough themes I had the material to write a complete Overture to what I call jokingly my "Sith cycle". It is divided into 6 parts: "Introduction"/ "The 'Good Guys Fanfare'"/ "The Heroic 'Good Guys Theme'"/ "The Inevitable Love Theme"/ "March Of The Sith"/ "Heroic Good Guys Theme Reprise and Finale". As the titles suggest, this is not to be taken too seriously (Please read the program note for "Join the Sith" for further information).

Structurally speaking, you will notice that the whole Overture is built from 2 main elements: Harmonic progressions of 4ths (to create a continually building effect) and avoiding "complicated" chords (like Major 7ths, …) for the most time.

I hope you enjoy this piece as much, as I enjoyed working on it for more than 9 months. (This is the conductors score in C! Parts and transposed score available on request)

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