"Concorde" by Rob Davies - TEST FLIGHT VERSION
Sheet Music Download
Score and Parts
Composer: Rob Davies
Surrey Brass is proud to have commissioned "Concorde" by Rob Davies.
This piece is written for large brass ensemble with percussion. Forces are 6 trumpets/1 doubling flugel, optional 7th trumpet, 4 horns, 3 trombones, bass trombone doubling contrabass trombone, 2 tubas, optional euphonium, 3 percussion. The duration of the TEST FLIGHT version of the piece is 8 minutes in a single continuous movement.
The TEST FLIGHT version of the piece contains the final 8 minutes of music of the complete piece. It is accessible, and considerably easier to play than the full version. It begins with a jazz section, and reprises all the themes in various styles before building to a huge impressive ending.
View the SAMPLE SCORE for the TEST FLIGHT version.
Read about the concept for Concorde.
Want a sneak preview of "Concorde"? Of course you do!!! Click here to listen to a soundbite of "Droop Snoot" - it's synthesised, but gives you an impression of just a small part of this fantastic new piece of music.
Surrey Brass recorded this piece on 6th May 2007 and a DVD is available from this site containing the music and a slideshow of images from the life of Concorde.
Product is delivered as digital download containing Score and Parts. Programme Notes and other information are available on request.