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Walter Piston

Personal Website:

http://www.musicsalesclassical.com/composer/long-bio/Walter-Piston

 

Awards:

Pulitzer Prize (1961): Symphony No. 7 for Orchestra

Pulitzer Prize (1948): Symphony No. 3 for Orchestra

Guggenheim Fellowship (1935)

 

Other Compositions for Winds:

Ceremonial Fanfare (1969) for 4 Trumpets, 6 French Horns, 3 Trombones, Tuba, Timpani, and Percussion

Quintet (1956) for Woodwind Quintet

Tunbridge Fair (1950) for Symphonic Band

Fanfare for the Fighting French (1942) for Brass Ensemble

Carnival Song (1938) for Chorus (TBB), 4 French Horns, 3 Trumpets, 3 Trombones, Tuba