Robert Ramskill - A Bit of a Blow for Wind Band

A Bit of a Blow for Wind Band


2 Fl, Ob, Bn, 3 Cl, Bass Cl (with alternative for Bari Sax), 2 Alto Saxes, Tenor Sax, 3 Trumpets, 2 Horns (either F or E flat), 2 Trombones, Euph, Tuba, Timpani plus 3 percussion. Extensive cueing is used to cover for missing instruments.

Recording, download - 3.36MB

Score, download - 0.25MB

Other Information

Commissioned by the Coventry Senior Wind Band this lively, 3 movement piece was first performed under the direction of Norman Owen. The attached score and MIDI recording are both of the first movement.

Duration: c. 8 mins.