Michel Jean Francois Eastwind Ens215B

Jean-François Michel

Eastwind

for trumpet, trombone and brass band

Level: intermediate / advanced
Duration: 8'
Series
Collection Jean-François Michel
Swiss Composers Series

ENS215b - Brass band score
CHF38.00
+
ENS215c - Brass band parts
CHF80.00
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Musical folklore of the gypsies

To compose “Eastwind”, Jean-François Michel took his inspiration from the rich musical folklore of the gypsies who have developed many different styles all over the Balkan and the East-European countries where they have settled. These folk tunes navigate freely between major and minor modes, between wild dances and sorrowful cantinelas, irresistibly bewitching the sad or happy souls of the listener.

Instrumentation
trumpet (or cornet),trombone (or euphonium) and brass band
Composed
2012
Genre
contemporary
Published
2013
Publisher
Editions Bim
Jean-François Michel

Jean-François Michel (*1957)

Jean-François Michel, born in Switzerland in 1957 into a family of musicians, studied from 1965 to 1976 at the Fribourg Conservatoire in (Switzerland). In 1975 he was awarded the Bronze Medal at the International Music Competition in Geneva and, a year later, he was appointed Principal Trumpet of the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra (Germany) where he... Read more