The Drums of Summer

for Small Wind Ensemble (27 players) and SATB Chamber Choir (16 singers)

Warren Benson

Text: Texts by Henry David Thoreau, Angel Torres, Arna Bontemps, Octavio Paz
Publisher: Piedmont/E.B. Marks
Print Status: Rental

Available on Rental

Additional Information

Commission Commissioned by the Meadows Wind Ensemble, Dallas Texas Jack Delaney, director
Duration 22'10"
Orchestration 16 Voices, SATB; 2(2nd dbl. Picc.) 2(2nd dbl. E.H.) 4(B.Cl., Cb.Cl.) 2(2nd db. Cbsn.) – 2 2 2 1, Euph.; String Bass.; Timp. 5Perc. (Note: Additional percussion instruments played by wind players)


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