Chanties and Ballads: Songs of the Sea for Tuba and Orchestra (piano reduction)
LKMP X241002/ HL 41621
Tuba Solo, PianoReduction from:Tuba Solo 2(1d Piccolo).2.2.2: 18.104.22.168: Timpani.Percussion(2): Strings
The tuba is an instrument with depth of tone and yet a buoyant and agile personality. This, it seems uniquely suited to music with a nautical flavor such as these "Chanties and Ballads - Songs of the Sea". Movements: I. Coming Up for Air, II. Far from Home, III. Bonny Tuba. It was premiered by the Millikin-Decatur Symphony Orchestra, Dr. A. Wesley Tower, conductor, and Mark Nelson, soloist. Versions with orchestra accomaniment and a piano reduction are available from the publisher.