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John Melby

Personal Website:

http://www.johnmelby.com

 

Awards:

American Academy of Arts and Letters Music Prize (1984)

Guggenheim Fellowship (1983)

 

Compositions for Winds:

Brass Quintet (2015) for Brass Quintet

O, wind, if winter comes… (2014) for Woodwind Quintet

Wind, Sand and Stars (1983) for Flute, Oboe/English Horn, Clarinet/Bass Clarinet, Horn, Violin, Viola, Cello, Contra Bass

“Epitaph” (in memoriam Carl Ruggles) (1975) for Wind Ensemble

Septet (1975) for Flute, Oboe/English Horn, Clarinet/Bass Clarinet, Bassoon, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba

91 Plus 5 (1969-1970) for Brass Quintet and Computer

Composition for Five Brasses (1968) for Brass Quintet

Music for Six Players (1966) for Woodwind Quintet and Piano