Grand Junction

(2006, 3′)

Fanfare for Trombone Quartet or Brass Ensemble

Team

This work exists in two versions: one for trombone quartet, and one for brass ensemble (3 trumpets, 3 horns, 2 trombones, 1 bass trombone, 1 tuba).

Preface

Grand Junction (2006, revised 2009) was originally written as a short fanfare for trombone quartet, composed at the 2006 Aspen Music Festival for trombonists Louis Bremer, Logan Chopyk, Robert Donnelly and Geoffrey Seelen. The work was first performed on July 11th, 2006, at the Benedict Music Tent in Aspen, Colorado. The current version of Grand Junction is scored for brass ensemble.

Heard

July 11, 2006: Louis Bremer, Logan Chopyk, Robert Donnelly, Geoffrey Seelen, Benedict Music Tent, Aspen Music Festival (Aspen, Colorado)
October 1, 2009: Duke University Wind Symphony (Durham, North Carolina)