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Thursday
Mar012012

The Garden

1996 | soprano/alto saxophone; soprano/clarinet or soprano/bassoon

Poem by Franta Bass, a child killed in the Holocaust.

Errata

Some newer editions may already have these corrections.

  • m. 19, the sax part should now have a rest on beat 2+ (on the voice "A")
  • m. 25, the sax part should now have a rest on beat 3 (on the voice "when")
  • there should be a cresc. from m. 35 into m. 36, and then there can be a diminuendo during the long hold.
Thursday
Mar012012

The Old House

1996 | soprano/alto saxophone; soprano/clarinet or soprano/bassoon

Poem by Franta Bass, a child killed in the Holocaust.

Errata

Some newer editions may already have these corrections.

  • think of the opening as ghostly. The sax should almost sound like a distant fog horn.
  • the beginning and end notes of m. 32 should be concert F natural.