Six Contrary DancesSix Contrary Dances, S. 39,
Concert Band, (May 31, 1978), (12 min.).
I. Maestoso Animoso
III. Allegro, but not too Mucho
IV. Molto Moderato
V. Vivace Cucarace
VI. Moving Right Alongo
Published by Theodore Presser Company (1978), Score and Parts: 115-40161; Full Score - Large: 115-40161F; Condensed Score: 115-40161C; Extra Part: 115-40161P.
Recording available on the album Music for An Awful Lot of Winds and Percussion.
Commissioned by the University of New Hampshire Band.
Premiere: the University of New Hampshire Band with Peter Schickele conducting (date unknown).
Selected performances: December 26, 28 and 30, 1992, at Carnegie Hall in New York City.