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Kyle Kindred: Music

SAMfare (for brass and percussion)

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SAMfare for brass and percussion was composed in 2010 for the opening of the James and Nancy Gaertner Performing Arts Center at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas.  Melodic and harmonic materials for the piece were derived from the encoding of the words “SAM HOUSTON STATE UNIVERSITY” into the musical alphabet.

Approximate Duration: 2'


Bb Trumpet 1-6

F Horn 1-5

Trombone 1-4

Euphonium 1-2

Tuba 1-2


Snare/Bass Drum (one or two players)

Crash/Suspended Cymbal (one or two players)

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