Orchestra Size: Medium (14 Musicians)

Reed 1 (Piccolo, Flute*, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone)

Reed 2 (Flute, Clarinet*, Bass Clarinet*, Soprano & Tenor Saxophone*)

Reed 3 (Flute, Clarinet, Baritone Saxophone*)

Reed 4 (Flute, English Horn, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone*)

*denotes primary or lead instrument

Trumpet 1 (Trumpet, opt. Flugelhorn)

Trumpet 2 (Trumpet, opt. Flugelhorn)

French Horn


Keyboard 1

Keyboard 2

Guitar (Acoustic, Electric, Ukulele and/or Banjo, optional Baritone & Steel Guitar)


Drum Set

Auxiliary Percussion (Acme Siren Whistle, Bird Whistle, Bongos, Castanets, Cowbell, Duck Call, Finger Cymbals, Glockenspiel, Mark Tree or Wind Chimes, Police Whistle, Ratchet, Shaker/Maraca, Sleigh Bells, Slide Whistle, Suspended Cymbal, Tambourine, Temple Blocks, Timpani, Triangle, Tubular Bells, Waterphone, Whipcrack, Woodblock, Xylophone)

Five reed players with saxophones, clarinets, flutes, etc. mark their music as brass players chat in the background.
The reeds and brass section of the premiere production of The Monster of Phantom Lake: The Musical! (July 19, 2016)

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