Instrumentation (this edition): Piano Reduction, Tuba
Originally for: Orchestra, Tuba
Work: Tuba Concerto
Size: 9.1 x 11.9 inches
This work is dedicated to John Fletcher, who gave the first performance on 24 April 1976. The concerto is in three movements, the first in sonata-form shell with two contrasting themes. There is a reference made in the development section to the opening theme of Vaughan Williams' Tuba Concerto. Set as part of the ABRSM Tuba Syllabus.