Silver Lining (Flexible instrumentation) No2 in the Encounter Series
Silver Lining (Part of the Encounter Series)
After some tough times, during the pandemic, we’re all looking forward to some happier times.” Silver Lining” is that feel-good, optimistic music that we all need to kick start a music recovery. NB. The video uses the old series name.
The music contains musical features that could be pointed out to students:
• To A – Section A
• A – Section B
• B – Section A1
• C – Section C
• D – Section A2 repeated
• Bar 56 – Coda
Pedal Point – Start of the D section
Dynamic contrast: Subito pp bar 51
Polyphonic texture – C is a good example
Imitation or antiphonal texture – D section
Perfect Cadence—Last two chords
The Encounter Series is a set of original compositions in a flexible format. The pieces can be performed with a minimum of three musicians (covering parts 1-3) and backing tracks. However, the piece enables you to expand to full school orchestra.
Included in the download: full score with all parts; a short score showing parts 1 to 4 (concert pitch instruments) and piano; All instrument parts;
All instrument parts; 4 mp3s are included; reference mp3; drums only; drums and piano: drums, piano and bass.
The three backing tracks have a two bar click lead-in.
NB. Parts 1 to 3 are equal in difficulty.
Flute / Oboe, Bb Clarinet, Bb Trumpet, Violin
Bb Clarinet, Bb Trumpet/Euphonium/Trombone, Bass clef Euphonium/Trombone, Alto Saxophone/Eb Tenor Horn, Violin
Bb Clarinet, Bb Trumpet/Euphonium/Trombone, Bass clef Euphonium/Trombone, Tenor Saxophone, French Horn, Eb Tenor Horn, Violin, Viola
‘Cello/Double Bass/Tuba/Bass Guitar, Eb Bass, Bb Bass
Part H: (Simple harmony part for beginners)
Parts in C, Bb, Eb and Bass clef concert pitch (for Trom / Eup)
Keyboard right hand with guitar chords
Piano, Drum Kit
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