Advanced High School / College
This work is on the following contest lists:
*Texas Prescribed Music List
*Florida Bandmasters Association solo and ensemble list
*Wisconsin School Music Association Music Festival List
Soundings for euphonium / tuba quartet was composed in 1990 and is in two movements;
I. Andante sostenuto, II. Allegro con moto. This work was written for students of the composer; Joe Gannon & Robert Muñoz - euphoniums, Glenn Pistoll & Larry Porter - tubas, students at Klein Oak High School, Spring, TX, Robert Hastings band director.
"Steve Matchett has written a nice two-movement work for tuba/euphonium ensemble which combines accessible tonal and modal harmonies with drama and rhythmic diversity."
Tuba Journal - Fall 1992, Mark Nelson, reviewer
Instrumentation: 2 euph (B.C. or T.C.), 2 tba
Timing: 6' 30"
Publisher: RBC Publications
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last revised January 18, 2009