REFLECTIONS ON FREEDOM - Parts & Score, TEST PIECES (Major Works), NEW & RECENT Publications
Availability Available Published 3rd December 2021
Cat No.JM105783 Price
£45.00 Composer: Andrew Duncan Categories: TEST PIECES (Major Works), NEW & RECENT Publications
Recommended - Championship & 1st Section
Reflections of Freedom depicts the feelings and emotions of the many migrant farmers who left 19th Century Scotland to set up a new life in the ‘New World’. In particular, the joy experienced on reaping their first harvest, so the American folk tune, Bringing in the Sheaves in featured throughout the piece.
Reflections of Freedom was Written for the US Army Brass Band in Washington DC and premiered by them in 1997.
Reflections of Freedom was the title track on the Whitburn Band CD of the same name, recorded in 2004.
Suitable as a test piece for 1st section brass bands.