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Composer: Tim Hinton, Michael Skellett
Total Time: 8:10
(Commissioned by the Northwestern HS Band, Rock Hill, SC, Larry Wells, Director)
The tyranny of the clock drives The Verdi Requiem, while the gorgeous “Nessun Dorma” gives us a look back at a slower time. The original finale gives us optimism for our ability to manage time and make it our friend and ally.
The band program is responsible for securing the rights to arrange for “Nessun Dorma” and paying all fees associated with them. Contact me to explore other ballads that could be used without copyright issues.