Listen to 1. Uncertainty with the score here: (52) Musical Journal Entries: 1 Uncertainty, by Dr. Daniel Thrower, for Brass Quintet - YouTube
Listen to 2: Reassurance with the score here: (52) Musical Journal Entries: 2 Reassurance, by Dr. Daniel Thrower, for Brass Quintet - YouTube
Listen to 3: Gratitude with the score here: (52) Musical Journal Entries: 3 Gratitude, by Dr. Daniel Thrower, for Brass Quintet - YouTube
Listen to 4: Exuberance with the score here: (52) Musical Journal Entries: 4 Exuberance, by Dr. Daniel Thrower, for Brass Quintet - YouTube
This collection of four exquisite pieces for brass quintet constitute a beautiful potpourri of profound human emotions, including "Uncertainty", "Reassurance", "Gratitude", and "Exuberance". They are most appropriately performed as a collection, though each "movement" easily stands alone as its own piece of music. The duration of the entire four-movement collection is approximately ten minutes. C trumpets are recommended for at least the first movement, and flugelhorns are called for in the third.
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"Gilded Music Press" was created specifically to make Dr. Daniel Thrower's high-quality music available. Dr. Thrower has been composing music and writing educational supplements for decades. He describes his music as a "personal musical journal". From his work with military ensembles to faculty and students of all ages, his music and teaching materials are created to edify audiences, professional colleagues, students, and himself. Through "Gilded Music Press" the global music community benefits from his excellent research, experience, and creative output. Many have enjoyed and benefited from his work throughout the world, and you will too once you discover his phenomenal products!