The Jacobite Rising

Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (1934)

The Jacobite Rising 1997

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Commissioned to commemorate the 250th Anniversary of the Jacobite Rising 1745/46

Performances 
15.10.97 City Halls, Glasgow: Lisa Tyrell / Margaret McDonald / Neil Mackie / David Wilson-Johnson / Scottish Chamber Orchestra/ Peter Maxwell Davies
2
Flute
1st doubling piccolo, 2nd alto flute
2
Oboe
2nd doubling cor anglais
2
Clarinet
2nd bass clarinet
2
Bassoon
2nd doubling contrabassoon
2
Horn
2 horns in F or 2 natural horns
2
Trumpet
2
Trombone
1
Timpani
1
Percussion
side drum, suspended cymbal, bass drum, tambourine, 2 octaves of crotales (middle c up two octaves), optional bodhran (or tambourine)
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