The Overton Window, for trumpet and brass band and composed by Ricardo Mollá. This piece was dedicated and premiered by Selina Ott, international trumpet soloist and winner of the ARD Munich International Competition at the Numskull Brass Festival Caudete 2022. The Overton Window is a piece that tries to describe through “the Overton Window” metaphor how society struggles to become closer to good ideas and evolve as a society.
Year of Composition
Solo trumpet and brass band accompaniment formed by the following parts:
- Eb Soprano Cornet, 4 Bb Solo Cornets, Repiano Cornet, 2 Cornets
- Solo Horn, 2 Horns
- 2 Baritones
- 2 Tenor trombones, Bass trombone
- 2 Euphonium
- Eb Bass, Bb Bass
- Timpani and two percussionists parts
Additional information about The Overton Window
This piece was originally written for trumpet and orchestra, dedicated to Selina Ott, international soloist and winner of the ARD International Competition.