Uprising (2012, rev. 2018)

Uprising (2012, rev. 2018)

for wind ensemble featuring improvised drum set


Duration: 8 minutes
Piccolo – 2 Flute – Oboe – English Horn (opt.) – 2 Clarinet in Bb – Bass Clarinet – 2 Bassoon – Contrabassoon (opt.) – 2 Alto sax – Tenor Sax – Baritone Sax – 2 Horn in F – 3 Trumpet in Bb – Flugelhorn (or Trumpet 4) – 2 Trombone – Bass Trombone – Euphonium – Tuba – Timpani – Drum Set (feature) – Percussion 1 (triangle, suspended cymbal, temple blocks) – Percussion 2 (bass drum, large gong, medium gong) – Percussion 3 (Vibraphone) – Piano – Electric bass (or double bass)

PDF Conductor Score: $20


PDF Score and Parts: $125

Uprising is also available for purchase at JW Pepper My Score and Sheet Music Plus: Conductor Score, Parts

Uprising (2012, rev. 2018) was originally written for the Eastman Wind Ensemble under the direction of Mark Scatterday and premiered October 2012. A second performance featured drummer Tom Giampietro and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst Wind Ensemble under the direction of James Patrick Miller in March 2013. It was a 2015 finalist of The American Prize.

The West coast premiere of Uprising (rev. 2018) was performed by the Oregon State University Wind Ensemble under the direction of Chris Chapman May 31, 2018.

The original version was premiered by the Eastman Wind Ensemble in 2012 under the direction of Mark Scatterday: