Friday, August 01, 2014
Other Stanton's Categories
 
Add to Jukebox

At Dawn They Slept (December 7 1941)

At Dawn They Slept (December 7 1941)
Add to Wishlist

Sheet Music
Voicing/Format Concert Band
Composer Bocook, Jay
Publisher Hal Leonard Publishing Corp
Grade Gr-4

Price: $70.00

Unavailable for Digital Delivery

Catalog #04002027

UPC code: 073999186024

Premiered at Pearl Harbor, this new work from Jay Bocook is a musical remembrance of that fateful day that launched our country into WWII. Opening with a beautiful and flowing melody featuring the woodwinds, the day begins with a lone bugler but with ominous undertones foretelling the chaos to follow. The attack is depicted using inventive scoring textures, dissonances and percussion. In the final segment, the opening melody returns juxtaposed over a strong rhythmic pulse in a hopeful look to the future. A powerful musical statement from one of today's most gifted composers!

Today's News
  • Classical Favourites from Russia

    Classical Favourites from Russia

    Russia has a rich heritage of classical music.  Much of that heritage has been shared with the rest of the world.  We all know at least something about Tchaikowsky‘s  “The Nutcracker”, represented in this collection of sheet music by “The... Read More ›

  • First Date the Musical

    First Date the Musical

    In July 2013, after a sold-out run in Seattle at 5th Avenue Theater, Zachary & Weiner’s original musical comedy-with book by Austin Winsberg- began performances on Broadway  at the Longacre Theatre.  The stars were Zachary Levi and Krysta Rodriguez.  Starting... Read More ›

Visit Jukebox

Stanton's Jukebox is a specialized "wish list" that allows directors to research purchases, arrange concert programs, create personalized URLs, compare scores study and forward playlists to your students.