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Colin Cowles - junior school festival music

Composed for a variety of instruments commonly found in Junior schools. 

CONSERVATION (UNPUBLISHED, E5)

THE LAND

GREEN FIELDS

TWO MINUTES

DONíT FORGET THE DODO

For the Waddesdon Music Festival 1989.

Descant, treble and tenor recorders, flute, oboe, 3 clarinets, bassoon, 2 trumpets, F horn, trombone, alto and tenor saxophones, string orchestra, glockenspiel and xylophone, bass drum and guitar. 

TORTILLA (UNPUBLISHED, E6)

MOVEMENT 1  BOLERO

MOVEMENT 2  TANGO

MOVEMENT 3  CACHUCHA

Descant, treble and tenor recorder, flute, oboe, 2 clarinets, bassoon, alto saxophone, trumpet, Eb tenor and F horn, trombones, violins, violas, cellos, guitar, glockenspiel, castanets, tambourines, cymbal, side drum, bass drum, piano. 

A COTTESLOE FESTIVAL SUITE 1978 (UNPUBLISHED, E7)

MOVEMENT 1 INTRODUCTION AND MARCH

MOVEMENT 2 BIRD WALTZ

MOVEMENT 3 COUNTRY DANCE

Descant and treble recorder, violins, violas, cellos, clarinets, trumpets, optional horn and trombone, optional piano. 

MARCH & AIR  1987 WADDESDON MUSIC FESTIVAL (UNPUBLISHED, E8)

2 descant recorders, treble recorder, tenor recorder, 2 flutes, 2 Bb clarinets, trumpet, trombone, strings, glockenspiel, xylophone, triangle, cymbal, side drum, bass drum, electronic keyboard, piano, bass guitar, guitar, tympani D C and G. 

BELL TANGO Based on an original idea by the Composerís Father (UNPUBLISHED, E9)

2 flutes, oboe, 2 Bb clarinets, bassoon, horn in F, 2 Bb trumpets, trombone, solo tubular bells, glockenspiel, tympani C D and G, side drum, triangle, strings. 

INDIAN SCENES (UNPUBLISHED, E10)

Descant recorders, treble recorder, tenor recorder, 2 flutes, oboe, 2 Bb clarinets, bassoon, violins, cello, tambourine, side drum, bass drum, triangle, gong, tympani A and G, glockenspiel, xylophone, guitar, piano, audience participation. 

PARALLEL BARS Ė A FLEXIBLE ORCHESTRAL AND BAND ENSEMBLE SERIES (UNPUBLISHED, E11)

A flexible multiple system for forming ensembles orchestras and bands.

For any combination of instruments including 2 flutes/recorders, oboe/recorder, 2 trumpets, Eb/F horn/alto saxophone, trombone/tenor saxophone/euphonium, cymbal, side drum, bass drum, triangle, glockenspiel, 2 violins/2 Bb clarinets, viola/Bb clarinets/alto saxophone, cello and base/bassoon/trombones/tuba.

Contains original material and arrangements of well-known pieces. 

3 PIECES FOR UNACCOMPANIED VIOLIN GROUPS (UNPUBLISHED, E12) 

THE OCEAN (UNPUBLISHED, E13)

A suite for young orchestral/instrumental players.

Flutes, recorders, oboe/treble recorders, Bb clarinets, 2 alto saxophones/F horns, 3 Bb trumpets, trombone/bassoon/cello/tenor saxophone, side drum, bass drum, loose cymbal, clash cymbal, triangle, glockenspiel, violins, cello/bass/2 trombones/2 bassoon/tuba. 

VIOLIN GROUP (2 PARTS) (UNPUBLISHED, E14)

I PEASANT DANCE

II TRI-TEM

III JOG

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