Composed by Howard J. Buss
For Wind Quintet
Published by Brixton Publications
Duration: ca. 17'30″
Includes score and parts
Instrumentation: Flute, Oboe, Bb Clarinet, Horn in F, and Bassoon
About the Composition:
Five Stars for wind quintet by Howard J. Buss was composed for the Pegasus Wind Quintet during the Summer of 2004. Each of the 5 movements features a different member of the ensemble:
I. Into the Maelstrom (3:02) features the flute.
II. A Distant Glow (4:20) features the French horn.
III. Orbits (3:20) features the oboe.
IV. The Message from the Cosmic Sea (3:15) features the bassoon.
V. Dance of the Stars (3:10) features the clarinet.