Catharsis

 Dr. Chris Dobbins is currently leading a consortium for this new piece. Here is information on joining the consortium.

Instrumentation

Piccolo

2 Flutes

2 Oboes

2 Bassoons

3 Bb Clarinets

Bass Clarinet

(opt.) Bb Contrabass Clarinet

2 Eb Alto Saxophones

Bb Tenor Saxophone

Eb Baritone Saxophone

4 Bb Trumpets (parts 3 and 4 div.)

4 F Horns

3 Tenor Trombones

Bass Trombone

2 Euphoniums

Tuba (div.)

Timpani

5 Percussion 1. Bells, Crash Cymbals (shared w/ Perc. 3), Triangle, Mark Tree, Bass Drum (shared w/ Perc. 3), Tam-Tam (shared w/ Perc. 4)

2.  Vibraphone, Large Suspended Cymbal, China Cymbal, Splash Cymbal, Wood Blocks, Triangle

3.  Chimes, Marimba (4 octave), Bass Drum, Tambourine, Crash Cymbals

4. Tam-Tam (bow needed), Snare Drum

5. 4 Toms, Medium Suspended Cymbal, Small Suspended Cymbal

  

Duration: approximately 10:00 minutes