Ascending the Crystal HillBrad Ciechomski - Neil A. Kjos Music Company
The title refers to a nickname for Mount Washington, the highest peak in the northeastern US where the world's highest wind speed was recorded in 1934. This work paints a vivid portrait depicting a perilous climb up the mountain. The soaring melodies and exuberant rhythms depict the intrepid trek. Wind sound effects enhance the performance.