Taking Flight (2020)
Commissioned by the Huston Middle School & Burrell High School Bands
Mr. Brian Querry & Mr. Michael Pagnotta, directors
About the Music
Soar into the sky as “Taking Flight” carries you through various musical landscapes and altitudes. From the opening take off into the clouds, to the serene trip over America’s diverse terrains, and, ultimately, to the aircraft’s successful touchdown, this work is sure to fill your audience with a sense of adventure from beginning to end.
“Taking Flight” is scored in a flexible manner, giving ensembles of various instrumentations the ability to be successful in preparation and performance.