Weait - A Prelude & 2 Postcards for reed quintet (total time 5'15) PDF

First score page to Amusement Park, 3rd movement of Weait - Prelude & 2 Postcards for reed quintet.and
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Composed for the now delveloping reed quintet consisting of oboe, clarinet, bass clarinet, alto saxophone and bassoon. Three movements allow this effective ensemble to shine. The music is moderately difficult.
1. Iowa Prelude (0'25) An introductory fanfare, perhaps for the Iowa State Fair. It was originally composed in Iowa for the double-reed quartet OBOHIO.
2. Postcard: Manhattan Broadway, 1947 (2'26) Inspired by a color postcard showing Broadway in heavy traffic with buses, colorful signs and bustling sidewalks

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Weait - Passacaglia for Saxophone Quartet - PDF (4'40)

Page 4 of score to Weait - Passacaglia for sax quartet.
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This moody, single movement work calls for a quartet of soprano, alto, tenor and baritone saxophones. The passacaglia ostinato appears first in the baritone sax, then works its way through all the instruments. It is dedicated to The Ohio State University School of Music's beloved emeritus theory professor Dr. Burdette Green.

This work is only available in the downloadable format.

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Weait - Couplets for double reed quartet (1'00) PDF

First score page of Weait - Couplets for 4 double reeds
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A short work was composed for a group of high-school aged double reed players to rehearse with limited time and perform at a woodwind clinic. Rhythmically the parts use only quarter and eighth notes in cut time, but with a liberal scattering of rests within measures. The ranges are moderate for 2 oboes and 2 bassoons.

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Weait - Reel and Hornpipe for woodwind quintet (3'45) PDF

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Two dances, “Buckley’s Favorite Reel” and the “Saratoga Hornpipe” can be found in early 19th century collections of American dance music. The setting recalls the jubilant, foot-stomping, rhythmical drive of the country fiddlers, banjoists and washtub-bassists who played the music.

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Weait - The Gentle Calliope for 8 flutes (3'15) PDF

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Composed for 8 flutes, this work is based on clusters of pitches mainly between the notes in the two octaves above the flute's low d-natural. Rhythms are not difficult. The title is intended to invoke Calliope, the Greek Muse of heroic poetry, not the keyboard-operated steam whistle. It is dedicated to Dr. Lisa Jelle and the Capital University Conservatory of Music Flute Ensemble who gave the first public performance.

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