From June 27th through July 22nd, I will performing at the Bellingham Music Festival, north of Seattle. During this time, it may take a few extra days to respond to emails and phone calls. Orders will continue to be processed in the normal timeframe, however. Thank you for your patience, Eric Varner

Click image above to zoom

Click any image above to view larger

Woodwind Quintet 1948 (Score Only)-WW5

Composer: Carter, Elliott

Publisher: Associated Music Pubishers

Edition: 95415s

$30.00

Woodwind Quintet (1948)
for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn, and bassoon
by Elliott Carter (1908-2012)- American composer
I. Allegretto
II. Allegro giocoso
In 1948 several woodwind players asked me to write a work for woodwind quintet. On looking over some earlier quintet works, I found the composers were in the habit of overlooking the fact that each of these instruments has a different sound. I, on the other hand, was particularly struck by this, and so decided to write a work that would emphasize the individuality of each instrument and that made a virtue of their inability to blend completely. --Elliott Carter
This title is score only. To order the set of parts, please click on the following link: http://www.trevcomusic.com/products/amp-95415-carter-quintet-1948-pts-ww5