A popular original composition from contemporary American composer Melvin Lauf, the theme of Journey Home (representing the recurring and persistent thought of returning home) is heard above several settings and styles (passing scenes on a long journey), leading to quiet final measures (a sigh of relief at the arrival home).


  • Piccolo
  • 3 C Flutes
  • 2 Alto Flutes (or Flute 4/Flute 5)
  • Bass Flute (Contrabass Flute/Contralto Flute in G, ad lib.)