Sketches of Life: Sketch II-Reverie, An Elegy for a Childhood Friend

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This is the middle movement of the new wind band piece. Drew was a close friend of mine growing up, and inevitably we drifted, he towards sports and I toward music. But we also found time to catch up around the holidays. We talked of getting together and jamming on guitar. Unfortunately, he died in a car crash at 17 in 1996. The theme is a remembrance of our days of friendship, the carefree attitude of of youth.

Score ID
Year of composition
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
4 minutes
Concert band / wind band
Modern classical music

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