A new take on an old form, stretching into uncharted key changes, modes, and plenty of tritones for extra “rose thorns.” Commissioned by the Montgomery High School Viking Band for the 122nd Luther Burbank Rose Parade.
Alto Saxophone 1-2
Euphonium or Baritone B.C./T.C.
Marching Percussion 1-2-3-4 (Snare line, *Quad Toms, *5 Pitched Bass Drums, Cymbals)
*Can be read and played on one drum in concert setting