By Any Other Name is a show that depicts the famous Shakespearean story of Romeo and Juliet, but in reverse. The show begins with the death of Romeo, and proceeds goes through each major event in the story in reverse chronological order: the fight between the two houses, the chase between our lovers and the two houses through the streets of Verona, the first meeting of our two lovers, and ending with the masquerade ball.
A Thousand Years - Christina Perri
King of Pride Rock - Hans Zimmer
Medea's Dance of Vengeance - Samuel Barber
The Gravel Road - James Newton Howard
Kingfishers Catch Fire - John Mackey
Please Note: ALL WORKS MENTIONED ARE COPYRIGHTED BY VARIOUS COPYRIGHT OWNERS, AND WILL REQUIRE LICENSING PRIOR TO THE CREATION OF AN ARRANGEMENT FOR YOUR GROUP.
Year Commissioned: 2017
Difficulty: Grade 4
Duration: 8:30 (with preshow); 7:45 (without preshow)
Commissioned by the Blue Valley Southwest High School Marching Band (KS) - Mr. Ed Protzman, Director
Winds & Front Ensemble