EMPIRICAL RAG (Version 1, for brass quintet)

Composer: 

Print Edition Price: 

$9.95 score

Year Authored (or revised): 

1977

Scoring: 

brass 5tet: 2-1-1-1

Duration (min): 

5:

Movements-Titles: 

1

Recording: 

Recorded on a Golden Crest LP by the Tidewater Brass Quintet

First Performance: 

by Empire Brass Quintet

Sophisticated ragtime,the original version (#1 of 10), written for the Empire Brass Quintet (thus the title). Incorporates witty polyphonic writing for the five instruments in a Mahlerian (via Sessions) tonal fabric.

Ensemble Type: 

brass quintet

Revised 2003

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