Foundationsfor Tuba and Symphonic Band


I. Cube

II. Sphere

III. Pyramid


Composer: Amparo Edo Biol


Foundations Festival_AETYB_Valencia_2016


Commissioned by:

Asociación Española de Tubas y Bombardinos (AETyB) to be the required piece at the final round at AETyB 2016 Tuba Competition.

Premiered on July 20th 2016 at Palau de la Música de Valencia, Spain by José Santos and Banda Sinfónica de Músicos sin Fronteras, José Miguel Micó Castellanos.



Solo Tuba

Piccolo, 2 Flutes, 2 Oboes (2nd doubles on English Horn), 2 Bassoons

Eb Clarinet, 2 Soli Bb Clarinets, 3 Bb Clarinetes, Bass Clarinet

2 Alto Saxes, 2 Tenor Saxes, Baritone Sax

4 Horns, 4 Trumpets, 3 Trombones, 1 Bass Trombone, Flugelhorn, Euphonium, Tuba

Timpani, 4 Percussion, Violoncellos (opt.), Double Basses (opt.)


Duration: 14 minutes


Difficulty: 4.5


Buy piano reduction and solo tuba part in .pdf or buy full score and parts for the symphonic band version.

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