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T.J. Anderson

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Guggenheim Fellowship (1988)


Compositions for Winds:

In Front of My Eyes: An Obama Celebration (2010): for Flute (Piccolo and Alto Flute), Clarinet/Bass Clarinet, Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Violin, Cello, Piano/Keyboard Synthesizer, Jazz Drum Set/Marimba

Tuftonia’s Call and Response (2007): for Brass Quintet and Percussion

Boogie Woogie Concertante (2003): for Improvised Solo Piano, Wind Instrumentalists, and Percussion

Fanfare for School Volunteers for Boston (1986): for 3 Trumpets, 4 Horns, 3 Trombones, Tuba, Tenor Drum

Thomas Jefferson’s Orbiting Minstrels and Contraband (1984): for String Quartet, Woodwind Quintet, Jazz Sextet, Dancer, Soprano, Computer, Visuals, and Keyboard Synthesizer

Inaugural Piece (1982): for 3 Trumpets and 3 Trombones

Fanfare (1976): for Solo Trumpet and 4 Mini Bands

Transitions (1971): for Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Violin, Viola, Cello, and Piano

In Memoriam Zach Walker (1968): for Band

Rotations (1967): for Band

Five Etudes and a Fancy for Woodwind Quintet (1964): for Woodwind Quintet

Trio Concertante Clarinet (1961): for Trumpet, Trombone, and Band