Fanfare and Festive Hymn


Grade 0.5
Performance Time: 2'05"
Publisher: Eighth Note Publications / Alfred (2016)


Commissioned by the Fukuei Elementary School Band and was premiered November 11, 2015 at the school, Ichikawa, Chiba, Japan with the composer conducting.
Fanfare and Festive Hymn uses only the first six notes of the Bb major scale making the piece accessible in the first year of study.
The forceful fanfare leads to a lyrical theme, and ends with a fanfare theme again.