$85.00
Winds of Change
By Randall D. Standridge
Item: 00-45002
UPC: 038081519715
PRICE: $85.00
Series: Alfred Concert Band
Category: Concert Band
Format: Conductor Score & Parts
Instrument: Concert Band
Level: 3.5 (Medium)
In recent years, Oklahoma has seen a great increase in the development of wind energy. This development in sustainable energy sources and the winds that flow across the great state serve as the inspiration for this composition. The piece begins by depicting the great open spaces that stretch for miles across the Oklahoma landscape. Small gusts of wind (represented by scalar and arpeggiated passages in the mallets and woodwinds) dance across the landscape. The piece picks up pace as the wind races across the land, turning the turbines and charging towards the future. (5:30)