Ups and Downs

An inspirational musical interpretation of the human condition, with all its ups and downs. The visual possibilities are virtually endless. Featuring the folk hymn "Down the River to Pray", Sam Hazo's "In Heaven's Air", and original music.

  • The Beginning
  • The Journey
  • Enjoy the View
  • Together

Difficulty: Intermediate Level


Originally commissioned by the Concordia High School Band. Jennifer Porath, director.


Due to the inclusion of copyrighted material, the performing group must obtain appropriate licensing. We recommend using Tresona's convenient online system for securing copyright permission.

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Instrumentation Price*
Winds with percussion outline$1,250
Winds & Full Percussion$2,000

*This show includes copyrighted material. Performing groups are required to obtain appropriate licensing - contact us for more info.

Show package includes:

  • PDF files for full score and all parts
  • MP3 audio recording of the full show
  • Individual .wav files for any triggered sound effects or pre-shows
  • Minor instrumentation/orchestration adjustments (moving a solo to a different instrument, etc.)
  • Private password protected web page containing all files for digital download
  • Exclusive performance rights within your band's classification group at events you attend (ask about our Reservation Form for more details)
  • Performance permission for one full season (typically ending in November)
  • If you buy the winds score and plan on using your own percussion arranger, we can offer Finale/MusicXML files upon request