Lands End

for chamber winds ensemble (2021)

Score and Parts

by Michael Gilbertson





c. 9 min


Commissioned by the Pacific Rim Chamber Winds Consortium Dr. Rickey Badua, commission coordinator Bowling Green State University, OH / Kenneth Thompson Cal Poly Pomona University, CA / Rickey Badua California State University - Los Angeles, CA / Emily Moss California State University - San Jose, CA / David Vickerman Humboldt State University, CA / Paul Cummings Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand / Nipatdh Kanchanahud Mount San Antonio College, CA / Gregory Whitmore Pacific Lutheran University, WA / Edwin Powell Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University Wind Orchestra, Brisbane, Australia / Peter Morris Shenandoah University, VA / Timothy Robblee Sydney Conservatorium, Sydney, Australia / John Lynch Tacoma Community College, WA / John Falskow University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada / Robert Taylor University of Colorado - Boulder, CO / Donald McKinney University of Nevada - Reno, NV / Reed Chamberlin University of Puget Sound, WA / Gerard Morris University of Tennessee-Martin, TN / John Oelrich University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada / Steven Capaldo



Program Notes

Lands End is inspired by a place at the western corner of San Francisco. The windy, wooded cliffs of Lands End overlook a shoreline peppered with shipwrecks and ruins, where the bay opens to the sea.

— Michael Gilbertson