Canticle Of The Sun
The Carl Fischer First Plus Performence Series
Score and Part(s)Performing Ensemble
: Concert BandInstrumentation
: Flute, Tenor, Horn, Trumpet I, Tenor Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Bass Clarinet, Clarinet II, Clarinet I, Oboe, Trumpet II, Bassoon, Tambourine, Bells, Euphonium, Tam-tam, Finger Cymbals, Bass Drum, Chimes, Baritone Saxophone, Tuba, Baritone (Treble CItem Number:
FPS50Number of Pages:
Carl Fischer MusicPrint Status:
A piece with a lyrical chorale and a hymn-like quality, Canticle of the Sun is written in a free flowing style, which is a different approach from this composer. The middle section is based on quintal harmony and contrasts the full sonority of the more open lyrical main theme.