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Overture to the Virginian Voyage

Overture to the Virginian Voyage was written with Michael Drayton's poem of the same name in mind, so it is, in effect, a tone poem. It is for a large orchestra: triple winds, four horns, three trumpets, three trombones, tuba, timpani, two percussion, harp, and strings. It is tonal, but rather dissonant at times.


This work has not yet been recorded professionally.

Creative Commons License This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License.

For archival quality scans of scores and parts, or lossless audio recordings please contact the composer.


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