Augusta Read Thomas (1964)

Magneticfireflies (2001)

for high school band

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2001
    • Duration : 10 mn
    • Editor : Schirmer
Detailed formation
  • 2 flutes, piccolo, 2 oboes, 3 clarinets, bass clarinet, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, bassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, bass trombone (also 3 trombones), tuba, 4 percussions, timpani, harp [optionnelle]

Creation information

  • Date : 17 December 2001
    Location :

    États-Unis, West Chester (OH), Lakota West High School


    Performers :

    Orchestre de Lakota West High School ; Gregory L. Snyder, direction.

Observations

7 additional musicians play high pitched metallic percussion at conclusion.