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John Stevens (*1951)
John Stevens was born in Buffalo, New York (USA) in 1951. He holds degrees in Music Performance (tuba) from the Eastman School of Music (1973) and Yale University (1975). For many years John Stevens was a free-lance performer in New York City. From 1981 to 1985 he was on the faculty of the University of Miami (FL) School of Music. From 1985 to 2014 he was on the faculty of the University of...
About Fanfare of Hope
Fanfare of Hope was composed in 2003. It was commissioned by the Elgin, Illinois Youth Symphony Orchestra for their brass choir and premiered by that group.
Community youth orchestras are an important part of the music education fabric of the United States, providing opportunities beyond those of secondary schools for serious and enthusiastic young instrumentalists to hone their craft and artistry.
This work is a celebration of youth symphony programs and how they contribute to the education and future success of generations of young musicians across the country.
- 4 trumpets in Bb, 4 horns in F, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, 2 percussions (suspended + crash cymbals, snare drum and bass drum)
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