Symphonic/Large Ensemble

Below are works for large instrumental ensemble, including orchestra and wind ensemble, in chronological order. All works are available for purchase using the “Pay with PayPal” button. Scores and parts are delivered as password-protected PDF’s. Most deliveries arrive within 24 hours.

You can buy any score alone (without parts) on a name-your-price basis – just send your payment via to @gregsimonmusic and include the title of requested score as a note. 50% of name-your-price sales are donated to the Foundation for Lincoln Public Schools.

Questions? Contact Greg.

Promise Me You Won’t Believe A Single Word (2019)

for symphony orchestra – 32(2+EH)2(2+BCl)2-4221-pno-hp-timp-2perc-str

Duration: 19:00

Commissioned by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Symphony Orchestra, dir. Tyler White

Program Notes

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Promise Me You Won’t Believe A Single Word – Study Score (Downloadable PDF)


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Draw Me the Sun – Percussion Ensemble (2018)

for percussion ensemble (13 players)

Duration: 8:00

Commissioned by the University of Nebraska Percussion Ensemble, dir. Dave Hall

Program Notes

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Watch a performance by the UNL Percussion Ensemble:

DMTS Percussion Ensemble – Score and Parts


Stamps (2016)

for intermediate band

Duration: 4:31

Not available

Outskirts (2015)

for jazz quintet and orchestra

Duration: 22:00

Doctoral dissertation, University of Michigan.

Mvmt. 1: “Cracked Pavement” 

Mvmt. 2: “The Skyline Moon” 

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Program Notes

‘Outskirts’ Score and Parts


For Angels, Slow Ascending (2014)

for wind ensemble (grade 3)

Duration: 7:25

Commissioned by the Loma Linda Academy Wind Symphony, dir. Giovanni Santos. Premiered April 6, 2014 at the Loma Linda University Church, Loma Linda, CA.

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Program Notes

‘For Angels, Slow Ascending’ Score and Parts


Marble and Glass (2014)

for Jazz Ensemble (5sax,4tpt,4tbn,rhythm(vibes))
Solos for tenor sax, soprano sax

Duration: 9:35

Written for the University of Michigan Jazz Ensemble, dir. Ellen Rowe. Premiered April 12, 2014 at Stamps Auditorium, Ann Arbor, MI; Greg Simon, conductor.

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Program Notes

‘Marble and Glass’ Score and Parts


Draw Me the Sun (2013)

for chamber orchestra (1(picc)12(bcl)1-111-pno-2perc-str(elec.bass))

Duration: 7:10

Written for Alarm Will Sound and the 2013 Mizzou International Composers Festival. Premiered July 27, 2013 at the Missouri Theatre, Columbia, MO; Alan Pierson, conductor.
Second Prize, 2013 Austin Peay State University Young Composer’s Competition

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Program Notes

‘Draw Me the Sun’ Score and Parts (Chamber Orchestra)


Of Stellar Waters (2011)

for full orchestra (2+picc222-2221-pno-hp-3perc-str)

Duration: 13:15

Commissioned and premiered by the Corvallis Youth Symphony; Charles Creighton, conductor.
Premiered December 9, 2011 at the LaSells-Stewart Performing Arts Center, Corvallis, OR; Charles Creighton, conductor.

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Program Notes

‘Of Stellar Waters’ Score and Parts


Foolish Fire (2009)

for Wind Ensemble

Duration: 7:10

Written for the Loveland High School Wind Ensemble; Matthew Arau, conductor.
Premiered February 9, 2010 at the University of Colorado; Jason Missal, conductor.
Winner, Cal State Bakersfield Guest Composer Competition
Featured Composition, Symposium 36 for New Band Music
Winner, George Lynn Prize for Wind Ensemble Composition
Recorded by the California State University, Fullerton Wind Ensemble on “Monuments and Motifs”. 

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Program Notes

‘Foolish Fire’ Score and Parts