Composer

Nationality

Calvert, Morley  (1928 - 1991)

Canada

Work

Publisher

Suite from the Monteregian Hills

© 1962 Berandol Music, Ltd.

Commission

Premier

Composed in 1961 on a commission from the Montreal Brass Quintet

Montreal Brass Quintet

Instrumentation

2 trumpets in B flat, horn, trombone, tuba

Special techniques

trumpets require straight mutes

Duration

Movements

4 movements - c. 9' 00"

le Marche (c. 2' 00")

Chanson Mélancolique (c. 3' 00")

Valse ridicule (c. 2' 30")

Dances villageoise (c. 1' 30")

Discography

year
ensemble
album
label and catalog #
1972
Eastern Brass Quintet
Superlatives
Concord Recordings CR 1001
1974
Vancouver Brass Quintet
Vancouver Brass Quintet
Canadian Broadcasting Corp. SM 252
1976
United States Army Band Brass Quintet
Woodwind and Brass Quintets
United States Army Band USAB LP S19754
1977
The Brass Guild
The Brass Guild
Grenadilla Records S 551
1977
German Brass Quintet
The German Brass Quintet
Audite Records FSM 53 175
1984
Mount Royal Brass Quintet
Brass Nova
McGill University Records 80012
1991
Chicago Brass Quintet
Virtuoso Brass
Delos Records DE 1022
1993
Dana Brass Quintet
Apocalypse
Dana Recording Project DRP 6
1996
Center City Brass Quintet
Center City Brass Quintet
Collins Classic 14892
2011
United States Coast Guard Brass Quintet
Music for Soloist and Chamber Players
Altissimo Records