SATB choir, TTBB choir, SSAA choir, piano or band or full orchestra or chamber orchestra - Intermediate
Composed by Randall Thompson (1899-1984). Bestseller, Multi-Movement/Large Choral Work. Secular, 20th Century. Complete choral score. E.C. Schirmer Publishing #8160. Published by E.C. Schirmer Publishing (EC.8160).
Item Number: EC.8160
ISBN 600313481604. Text: Robert Frost.
Commissioned in 1958 for the 200th anniversary of the incorporation of the town of Amherst, Massachusetts and composed in 1959 in Gstaad, Switzerland.
Full Orchestra Version: 2 2 2 2 - 4 1 0 0 - 1 perc - hp - str
Band Version: 3[1.2.pic] 2 5[1.2.3.bcl.cacl] 2 - 2asx, tsx, bsx - 4 3 3 1 - 1 perc - hp - vcl, db
Chamber Orchestra Version: Flute, Oboe (optional), Clarinet, Bassoon (optional), Horn, Harp, Piano (substitute for Harp), Strings.