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Blue Work

Te Papa Fanfare

for 4 trumpets, 4 trombones and 4 percussionists

Year:  1998   ·  Duration:  6m
Instrumentation:  B flat trumpets; 2 tenor and 2 bass trombones; Perc1: snare drum, crash cymbal, piatti; Perc 2: tam-tam, snare drum, crash cymbal, tubular bells; Perc 3: timapni, tam-tam, snare drum, crash cymbal; Perc 4: bass drum

Year:  1998
Duration:  6m
Instrumentation  B flat trumpets; 2 tenor an...

Composer:   John Psathas


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Commissioned note

Commissioned by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa for the opening ceremony on 14th February 1998

Contents note

One movement. Also arranged for brass band.

Performance history

14 Feb 1998: Performed by members of the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra at the celebration of the opening of Te Papa Tongarewa, the Museum of New Zealand