Breathless (Tuba Quartet/2 Perc)
A rare opportunity to let the low brass section come to the fore, this piece was premiered by Steven Mead at the Taiwan International Low Brass Festival, August 2018. The ideal line-up is 2 euphoniums and 2 Eb basses. Parts are provided in bass clef concert pitch and in brass band transpositions (2 treble clef euphoniums and 2 treble clef Eb Basses).
Instrumentation: 2 euphoniums and 2 tubas. Alternate parts for 2 treble clef euphoniums and 2 treble clef Eb basses.
Percussion 1: Drum kit
Percussion 2: Xylophone, Vibraphone
Playing standard: Advanced
Duration: 4’ 30”