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Bass Clarinet in Bb

FANFARE
FOR THE COMMON AUDIENCE
DOUGLAS GIBSON

B. Cl.

5 B. Cl.

3 ## 4 j j j j j j j j & 4 j . . . # . . . # . . . # # . p

q = 100

mf

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9 Bar.

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p
13 Bar.

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mf Last

Spring

When

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I sent in my check

for

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f
(serious)

4 4
U

## B. Cl. &
18 Bar.

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this

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tick - ets

sea - sons

approx. pitches

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that

2 4
b . J > .

4 4

I deplored the numerous selectionsof modern music on the Philharmonic programs

j
mf on

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f

q = 120

molto accel.

B. Cl.

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q = 120
22

And

re - quest - ed

mod - ern

se - lec - tions

be placed

pro - grams

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(create didgerido effect) flz.

molto accel.

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ord.
ff

## B. Cl. &

Bar.

by them - selves

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sfz

ord.

FANFARE FOR THE COMMON AUDIENCE Bass Clarinet in Bb

q = 130

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f

mf

(emphatically)

>


at the

or else

Placed

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So one could stay away altogether

q = 130

the

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j
if one

end

>

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so

one

could

>
leave

hall

was

not


in the mood

of the pro - gram

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A
33 Bar.

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j
for

all

of

j
this

ff (frantic)

crash

and

bang -

ing

B. Cl.

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35
molto accel.

- ing

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B. Cl.

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ff
10-15"

mf

37 B. Cl.

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flz

ord.

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ad lib mutiphonics

b . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
crescendo

fff

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This request has not only been ignored

A tempo q = 120
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But it seemed if out of spite

FANFARE FOR THE COMMON AUDIENCE Bass Clarinet in Bb


46 Bar.

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mf
3
50 Bar.

mf

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3 at the
height of

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chist

right

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shopp

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we were

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sub - ject - ted

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to

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right in the mi - ddle of

the

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pro

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to

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(disgusted)

53 Bar.

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gram

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a num ber

sound

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as if

which

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sf
3

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ff

57 Bar.

(horrified)

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63 Cl.

all

> >

the fiends

of hell

v v

had

been

let loose

Molto Agitato

10"

Senza Tempo

## &
?

mp

fff

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I see no reason or excuse for wasting the time of the musicians

70 Bar.

(derisively)

## Cl. &

trash

with

such

q = 120

q = 120

mf

. . . .

4
Bar.

75

q = 120

FANFARE FOR THE COMMON AUDIENCE Bass Clarinet in Bb

## Cl. &
79 Bar.

and

to per - pe - trate

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on

a pay - ing aud - i - ence

q = 120

Meno mosso

j
is



an

mf
rit. Senza Tempo

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q = 120

Cl.

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rit.
p
84

no - ting

>

less

than

in - sult

Meno mosso

Senza Tempo

b
your full

q = 120

5 4

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89 Bar.

Bar.

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if

mf

3 you are

b
so pleased

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so
3

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with

5 4
b
full

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hous
(ossia 8vb)

2 4 4 4

pleased

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hous -

2 4

es

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then

5 4

Cl.

## 5 & 4
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>

4 4

es

J J J

Bar.

Cl.

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get your friend your friend ly funds

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4 j j j 4 j j . . . . . . . . . mf
#
q = 60

>

q = 60

>

From

these

peo - ple

95

## Cl. &

Bar.

q = 64

mf

j
I

(in dignified tone) 3

q = 64

hear

by

re - quest

Don't

j . >


up

clut - ter

my mail - box

>

>

FANFARE FOR THE COMMON AUDIENCE Bass Clarinet in Bb


98 Bar.

## Cl. &
102 Bar.

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with


an - y

j
re - quests

molto rit.

for

fur - ther

molto rit.

> mon

- ey

q = 76

q = 76

## Cl. &
107 Bar.

j
Un - til you

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take

Cop - land

The,

Sam - uel Bar - ber

n
pp
sfz

mf
mf

your

mp

pp

## Cl. &
111 Bar.

and

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a

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lot of oth - er

>

>

mod - ern

nuts

off

pro - grams

j >

>

j
mf

## j j # j j j j Cl. & . . . . . . . .
q = 120
115 Bar.

q = 120

Senza Tempo

Yours

in

>

sfz

dis - gust

j v

2 4

Senza Tempo

2 4

## 2 4 Cl. & 4 j 4 .

2 4

4 4
mp name

with - held

q = 120

2 4

molto rit.

q = 60

4 4

q = 120

2 j j 4 4 . . . . 4 w

molto rit.

q = 60