Ode for Trumpet and Band

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SMC S378CB/ HL 3776976

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Detailed Instrumentation: 
Trumpet Solo, Concert Band
This early masterpiece of Alfred Reed first appeared as a 1956 wind band edition published by Charles Hanson Music with a condensed score only. In recognition of Reed's position as one of the most important composers of serious music for wind band, Southern Music prepared a full score to the piece on the 30th anniversary of their publication. Available accompaniments from the publisher include full orchestra and piano in addition to the wind (concert) band version. Dedicated to trumpeter Don Jacoby who premiered the work at TMEA 1956.