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Stardance

Sheet Music
Voicing/Format Concert Band
Composer Sweeney, Michael
Publisher Hal Leonard Publishing Corp

Price: $85.00

Catalog #04003153

UPC code: 884088646479

Also available for Digital Delivery

The opening of this unique and masterful work for band places the wind players out in the audience as the listeners are surrounded by the effect of a swirling dance of celestial lights and sounds. Onstage, the percussion section introduces a driving ostinato pattern later picked up by the entire ensemble. A delicate and beautiful middle section almost suspends time as soloists provide a bluesy interaction with the rich background texture and each other. The frantic pace returns leading to a stunning chorale played by the winds while the percussion continues simultaneously at a separate tempo! A creative and magical addition to the repertoire! Dur: c. 9:30

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