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Arthur Bliss Archive

Fanfares

Adam Zero (Fanfare Overture and coda) 1946
Publisher: Novello Duration: unknown
Instrumentation: 2d2 2d1 2d1 (ten. sax), 4 2 3 1, timp, 4 perc (2 sd, td, tri, glock, xyl, 2 metal bars, tub. bells, vibra, sl. bells, tamb, cow bells, gong, temple block, wind machine), cel, guitar, harp, piano, strings
For ballet and concert suite visit Orchestral Music: For arr. piano solo visit Piano Music
     
Birthday Fanfare for Sir Henry Wood 1944
Publisher: Novello Duration: 1:15 mins
Instrumentation: A) 3 tpts, 4 trbs, timp B) 2 2 2 2, 4 3 3 0, timp, cym
     
Birthday Greeting to the Croydon Symphony Orchestra 1971
Publisher: Manuscript Duration: 1:20 mins
Instrumentation: 0 0 0 0, 4 3 3 1, timp, cym
     
Dominion Greetings (Fanfare Overture and coda) 1935
Publisher: unpublished, location unknown Duration: 35 secs
Instrumentation: brass, perc
     
Fanfare for a Coming of Age 1973
Publisher: Robert King Music Duration: 1:38 mins
Instrumentation: 0 0 0 0, 4 3 3 1, timp, cym
     
Fanfare for a dignified occasion (ms entitled Ceremonial Fanfare) 1938
Publisher: Boosey and Hawkes Duration: 20 secs
Instrumentation: E flat sop tpt, 3 B flat tpts, 2 ten. trbs, bass trb
     
Fanfare for a Political Occasion 1921
Publisher: Goodwin and Tabb Duration: 15 secs
Instrumentation: Speaker, tpt, 2 cls
     
Fanfare for Heroes 1930
Publisher: Novello Duration: 1:39 mins
Instrumentation: 0 0 0 0, 0 3 3 0, timp, cym (ms includes a tuba)
     
Fanfare for the Commonwealth Arts Festival 1965
Publisher: Novello Duration: 1:20 mins
Instrumentation: 0 0 0 0, 0 4 4 0, timp, cym
     
Fanfare for the Lord Major of London 1967
Publisher: Robert King Music Duration: 1:30 mins
Instrumentation: 0 0 0 0, 4 3 3 1, timp ad lib, cym
     
Fanfare for the National Fund for Research into Crippling Diseases (ms entitled Ceremonial Fanfare) 1973
Publisher: Novelo Duration: 1:15 mins
Instrumentation: 4 tpts, 4 trbs
     
Fanfare: Homage to Shakespere 1964, 1972
Publisher: A) Manuscript B) Robert King Music Duration: A) 57 secs B) 1:10 mins
Instrumentation: A) shorter version: 2 solo tpts, 3 tpts, 3 trbs, tuba B) fuller version:as A) with additional timp, cym
     
Fanfare preceding the Natinal Anthem in G 1938
Publisher: Novello Duration: unknown
Instrumentation: 3 tpts, 3 trbs, organ
     
Fanfare for the Orchestra 'Macclesfield' 1966
Publisher: Novello Duration: 2 mins
Instrumentation: 2 2 2 2, 4 2 3 0, timp, perc (sd,cym), strings
     
Gala Fanfare 1962
Publisher: Chappell Duration: 1 min
Instrumentation: arr. for military band by W.J. Duthoit
     
Greeting to a City 1961
Publisher: Robert King Music Duration: 6:13-6:30 mins
Instrumentation: two brass choirs ( 1) B flat tpts, 2 flg. hns, 3 trbs 2) as 1) with tuba, timp, cym, bd), timp, perc
     
Heritage of Britain 1950
Publisher: Manuscript Duration: 30, 43 secs
Instrumentation: 2 2 2 2, 4 3 3 0, timp, perc (sd, cym), strings
     
High Sheriff's Fanfare 1963
Publisher: Novello Duration: 20 secs
Instrumentation: 2 tpts
     
Lancaster-Prelude 1938
Publisher: Novello Duration: 4:30 mins
Instrumentation: 1+1 0 0 1, 4 2 3 0, timp, 2 perc (bd, perc) (doubling unchecked)
     
Let the People Sing: Two Fanfares 1960
Publisher: Novello Duration: 22 secs
Instrumentation: 3 tpts, 3 trbs, timp, cym
     
'Peace Fanfare' for Children 1944
Publisher: Novello Duration: 39 secs
Instrumentation: 3 tpts, 3 trbs, timp, bells
     
Prince of Wales Investiture Music 1969
Three fanfares and interlude music Publisher: Manuscript Duration: 8:17 mins
Instrumentation: three brass choirs: 3 tpts, 3 trbs (except in interludes)
     
Investiture Antiphonal Fanfares Publisher: Paxton/Novello Duration: 1:45 mins
The Right of the Line: Fanfare 1965
Publisher: Novello Duration: 1:43 mins
Instrumentation: E flat tpt, 3 B flat tpts, 3 trbs, timp, 2 perc (sd, cym)
     
Two Royal Fanfares Publisher: Novello Duration: unknown
Instrumentation: 3 tpts, 3 trbs, tuba
     
Revisied Version Publisher: Novello Duration: 4:38 mins
Instrumentation: 3 tpts, 3 trbs, tuba ad lib, perc (sd, cym)
     
Royal Fanfares and Interludes 1960
Original verison Publisher: Manuscirpt Duration: unknown
Instrumentation: ?
     
Royal Fanfares and Interludes (orginal version arr. 1964 by Basil Ramsey) Publisher: Novello Duration: unknown
Instrumentation: arr. organ solo
     
A Salute to Painting 1953
Publisher: Novello Duration: 1:10 mins
Instrumentation: E flat tpt, 3 B flat tpts, 3 trbs, timp
     
Salute to the RAF 1956
Publisher: Manuscript Duration: 40 secs
Instrumentation: 2 2 2 2, 4 2 3 1, timp, 2 perc (sd, cym), strings
     
Three Jubiliant and Three Solemn Fanfares 1935
Publisher: Novello (both) Duration: 1:20 mins each
Instrumentation: A) brass band - 3 tpts, 3trbs, tuba B) arr. for full military band
     
as: Victory Fanfares (arr. by F. Collinson)
Publisher:: Manuscript Duration: unknown
Instrumentation: 1) 1+1 2 2 2, 4 3 3 1, timp, perc (sd, td, bd, cym, tri) and ripieno trpts
2) 2 2 2 2, 4 3 3 1, timp, perc (sd, td, bd, cym, tri, glock) and ripieno trpts
3) 2 2 2 2, 4 3 3 (+ cb trb) 0, timp, perc (sd, td, bd, cym, tri, glock)
4) 2 2 2 2, 4 3 3 (+ cb trb) 0, 2 timp, perc (sd, td, bd, cym, tri, glock), strings
5) 1+1 2 2 2, 4 3 3 1, timp, perc (sd, td, bd, cym, tri, glock)
6) 1+1 2 2 2, 4 3 3 1, perc (sd, td, bd, cym, tri, xyl, glock), strings
     
Toast of the Royal Household (for the Royal Company of Archers) 1961
Publisher: Manucript Duration: 25 secs
Instrumentation: vln, vc, piano
     
The Wedding of Princess Anne 1973
Publisher: Novello Duration: unknown
Instrumentation: 3 tpts in E flat, sd ad lib
     
Your Quesions Answered (ms entitled Answering you) 1944
Publisher: Manuscript Duration: 44 secs
Instrumentation: 0 2 2 2, 4 2 3 0, timp, sd, strings