Across a Golden Sky (2019)

Rhapsody No. 2 for band

Composed July 2019

7 Minutes

Grade 3 on Instrumental Grading Scale

Premiered November 14, 2019 by the TWU University Band, Melinda Najera, conductor

*Commissioned and written for the M.O.T.I.F. Consortium with composers Josh Trentadue and Kevin Day.

A short piece for band describing the magic and mystery of the 'Golden Hour'. Written for younger bands (grade 3) and also introduces aleatoric elements to them.

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Across a Golden SkyDanny Helseth; Seattle Pacific University Band
00:00 / 07:08

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