• 2+pic.3+ca.2+Ebcl+bcl.3+cbn/4441/timp.5perc/hp.pf
  • 4 min

Programme Note

Schuller’s Festive Music is a stirring fanfare for orchestra that highlights sharp contrasts in dynamics, tempo and textures. Marked by an astonishing sense of musical variety, the piece is a great example of how composers can build intensity and momentum within a short time frame.