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Kushida, Tetsunosuke

  • Asuka
    Asuka
    Descriptive of the ancient landscape of Asuka, a region in the central part of the Nara district in Japan, this delicate yet noble work beautifully captures a sense of antiquity. Strong folk inspired melodic lines are featured within a clearly defined orchestration. An excellent work to help develop clear wind sonorities and introduce students to a non-Western musical sense of place in much of... Descriptive of the ancient landscape of Asuka, a region in the central part...   
  • Collage Flexible 5 Parts + Percussion
    Collage
    Flexible 5 Parts + Percussion
    Instrumentation [Part 1] Flute Clarinet in Eb Clarinet in Bb Soprano Saxophone in Bb Trumpet in Bb [Part 2] Oboe Clarinet in Bb Alto Saxophone in Eb Trumpet in Bb [Part 3] Clarinet in Bb Alto Saxophone in Eb Tenor Saxophone in Bb Horn in F [Part 4] Clarinet in Bb Tenor Saxophone in Bb Bassoon Horn in F Trombone Euphonium [Part 5] Bassoon Bass Clarinet in Bb Baritone Saxophone in Eb Tuba String... Instrumentation [Part 1] Flute Clarinet in Eb Clarinet in Bb Soprano Saxophone i...
  • Figuration for Shakuhachi and Band
    Figuration for Shakuhachi and Band
    A concerto-like work for Shakuhachi (or flute) and Band that combines ancient Japanese folk material into an exciting one movement modern concerto.This traditional bamboo flute has been popularized in the West through film and TV music and is used here in one of the few works for band to feature this instrument. A modern flute will work in place of the folk instrument, but don't underestimate... A concerto-like work for Shakuhachi (or flute) and Band that combines ancient...
  • Four Images for Percussion Septet
    Four Images for Percussion Septet
    1.Recitativo 2.Scherzo 3.Aria 4.Danza  Instrumentation [1st Percussion] 3 Tom-toms Wood Block Bongos 2 Congas Shime-Taiko(opt.) [2nd Percussion] Tam-tam Maracas Bongos 2 Congas [3rd Percussion] Tubular Bells Bass Drum Floor Tom Low Tom Timpani (4) Tam-tam [4th Percussion] Xylophone 3 Suspended Cymbal Tam-tam Middle pitch Tom-tom Okedoh-Taiko(opt.) Tubular Bells [5th Percussion]... 1.Recitativo 2.Scherzo 3.Aria 4.Danza  Instrumentation [1st Percussion] 3...
  • Ikaruga
    Ikaruga
    This very traditional four movement suite reflects the grace and magnificence of an ancient region by the same name. Strongly dorian throughout, dark modal harmonies support haunting melodic lines and soloists, with liberal use of a full percussion section. Instrumentation Picc. Fl.1-2 Ob.1-2 Bsn.1-2 Eb Cl. Bb Cl.1-3 Eb Alto Cl. Bass Cl. A.Sax.1-2 T.Sax. B.Sax.Trp.1-3 Hrn.1-4 Trb.1-3 Euph. Tuba... This very traditional four movement suite reflects the grace and magnificence...
  • Little Suite for Flexible Band 5 Parts + Percussion
    Little Suite for Flexible Band
    5 Parts + Percussion
    Instrumentation Part 1 Fl.(Picc.) BbCl. Part 2 Fl. Ob. BbCl. Part 3 BbCl. Trp. A.Sax. Part 4 Hrn. T.Sax. Bsn. Euph. Trb. Part 5 B.Cl. B.Sax. Euph. Tuba Bsn. St.Bass Part 6 (opt.) Glock. Xylo. Vib. Mari. Timp. Instrumentation Part 1 Fl.(Picc.) BbCl. Part 2 Fl. Ob. BbCl. Part 3 BbCl. Trp. ...
  • Ritual Fire
    Ritual Fire
    The ancient city of Kyoto annually celebrates three fire-related festivals. On New Year's Eve a majestic bell rings at Yasaka Shrine as a young woman in a kimono carries home embers from the sacred fire, kindled in bamboo ropes. This is called "Okera-bi". If you prepare zoni soup over a fire created by those embers, you can have a peaceful New Year. It is also believed to ward off... The ancient city of Kyoto annually celebrates three fire-related festivals....   
  • Steps by Starlight 1st Suite for Band
    Steps by Starlight
    1st Suite for Band
    A three movement suite inspired by nature consisting of The Milky Way, The Scorpion and Cygnus. The first movement is calm and flowing with smooth lyrical lines. The second movement is rhythmic and dramatic featuring strong brass and ensemble melodies, building to a noble brass chorale. The third movement opens with a beautiful lyrical alto saxophone solo and proceeds to develop into a love song... A three movement suite inspired by nature consisting of The Milky Way, The Sc...