we'll find our way. (2020) for flex ensemble (6+ players)
grade 3, 4'30"
we'll find our way. was composed as a contribution to the growing repertoire of "flexible" music that aims to provide musicians, teachers, and students with fulfilling music experiences during the uncertain time of the COVID-19 pandemic. This work is scored for six parts with optional percussion and is thus playable by as few as six players on standard wind band/orchestral instruments, or by as many as a full orchestra or wind band. This work serves as a message of hope for all musicians, music teachers, and students during this challenging time, and is dedicated to them. The score video below includes an audio mock of a potential chamber configuration: flute, oboe, alto sax, tenor sax, bassoon, tuba, and percussion. This work is sold as a PDF download, containing full score, reduced C score, and parts (view the score page sample above to see the full list of available parts, which include all standard concert band instruments plus orchestral strings. The bottom of this page contains several alternate audio mocks reflecting different possibilities, from six-part chamber ensembles all the way to full orchestra.