21st Century (2005). For many years Jim Self has coached chamber music at The USC Thornton School of Music. He wrote Polarities in 2005 for his student quintets: The Self-Taught Brass and The Z Sharps. It was premiered by them at USC on April 17, 2005. It is a four-minute, one-movement, fanfare-like piece for Two Antiphonal Brass Quintets--al la Gabrielli. The sections are titled A la Fanfare, A la Scherzo and A la Waltz. Emphasizing the antiphonal effect is important to the overall sound with ...
Optional for use with SATB chorus. NOTE: SATB parts are not published by this publisher. Instead, the publisher has made this arrangement so that it will accomodate a variety of denominations' church hymnals. So, if SATB chorus is desired, you will needto acquire the use of a set of hymnals for this purpose.
Category: 10-Part Brass Choirs w/Percussion Item: 063904 Grade: Price: $38.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
Impressions of the Gettysburg experience including the patriotic, religious, and popular songs of the day that the young men brought with them into the battle. Premiered by the St. John's UCC Brass Choir. 4 min.
Category: 10-Part Brass Choirs w/Percussion Item: 063900 Grade: Advanced Price: $35.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
Jazz. Classic up-tempo (q=200) latin jazz tune for 10 brass and percussion. Trumpet 1 is Bb. Trumpet 2 is Bb doubling Eb (or F sopranino trombone); Trumpet 3 is Bb doubling piccolo (or piccolo trombone); Trumpet 4 is Bb doubling soprano trombone (optional). Trombone 4 is bass trombone. Percussion is latin percussion and can be played by one or more players.
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Patriotic. American National Anthem. Arranged for the New York Philharmonic brass section, and performed by them under maestro Alan Gilbert at Yankee Stadium. 1st trumpet plays piccolo trumpet for 2nd half of this arrangement. (Yankees Stadium performance. WAV file. 778Kb) (score sample pages)
American Patriotic. 19th Century (1896). The official march of the United States of America. As recorded and performed by the Solid Brass. Can be played by either a 10-part brass choir with percussion or a standard brass quintet. Optional hand bell part. Unique parts provided for both settings. Brass choir trombone 4 is bass trombone, trumpets are C,C,C,Bb. -cdp
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Romantic/Early 20th Century. Strauss' famous "Processional Entry" (translated title is actually "Solemn Entry of the Knights of the Order of Saint John") for 25-part large brass choir and tympani. Reduction for 10 part brass choir with timpani. Score & parts.
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Renaissance. For double brass quintet (one with contrabass trombone, the other with tuba), arranged antiphonally with timpani & percussion (tenor drum, bass drum and cymbals). Trumpets in Bb. Trumpet 2 doubles piccolo in Bb. Trumpets 3 & 4 double flugelhorn. -cdp
(score & trumpet 1 part sample pages)
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Renaissance. Five movement work for double brass quintet (one with bass trombone, the other with tuba), arranged antiphonally with timpani & percussion (tenor drum and tambourine). Trumpets in Bb. Trumpet 2 doubles piccolo in Bb. Movements include La Mourisque; Bransle Quatre Bransles; Basse Danse Bergeret; Ronde - Mon Amy; Pavane Battaile. -cdp
Christmas. "The Holly and the Ivy" is a traditional English Christmas carol. The carol contains intermingled Christian and Pagan imagery, with holly and ivy representing Pagan fertility symbols. Holly and ivy have been important as English Christmas decorations for church use since at least the fifteenth century. This piece is flowing and smooth, quiet and reflective. Duration: 3:00 minutes. - the publisher
Category: 10-Part Brass Choirs w/Percussion Item: 109760 Grade: Intermediate Price: $30.00 Availability: Ships in 5 to 7 Days
Folk. Traditional Irish (County Derry) folk tune also known as "O Danny Boy." Scored for 414.01 brass ensemble, where one of the trombones is a featured solo. Solo part in bass clef or Bb treble clef included. Score & parts.
(score, bass clef & treble clef solo sample pages)
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Medley of traditional European Christmas carols, including O Tannenbaum; Alle Jahre Wieder; Von Himmel Hoch; Il nest ne le Divin Enfant; Tochter Zion; Kling Glocklein; Adeste Fidelis (O Come All Ye Faithful); Stille Nacht (Silent Night); Go Tell It on the Mountain.
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O Come, O Come, Emmanuel is an Advent hymn translated from the original Latin - Veni, Veni, Emmanuel first published in the 12th Century. The words and the music developed in separate paths and were linked together in a 1851 publication by Thomas Helmore. Jay Hilfiger's arrangement for 9- or 10-part brass ensemble and percussion (cymbals & side drum) is about 3 minutes in length and appropriate for intermediate to moderately advanced performers. Instrumentation is: • 3 Trumpets in B-f...
Subtitled "Just a 'We-Bit' Playful!". An original work for Double Brass Quintet by Paul Chauvin that contains many snippets of familiar Christmas carols throughout. Double Brass Quintet; 2 Piccolo Trumpets or Bb Trumpets
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Traditional American sea chanty folksong. A pretty arrangement that opens with solo euphonium, with the melody moving to various couplings within the brass choir before returning to the euphonium for the final statement. Uses straight mutes in trumpets, trombones and tuba. This arrangement is unique in that it employs a few alternative harmonies, and many meter changes throughout, from 4/4 to 3/4 and back as dictated by the line of the tune. Newly engraved score & parts, 2015. -cdp (YouTube. O...
Classic Spanish trumpet solo here for solo trumpet & brass ensemble. Possibly one of the most famous traditional Spanish works of music, La Virgen De La Macarena, the Bullfighter's Song is here arranged for solo trumpet, 10-part brass ensemble & percussion by Seattle Symphony trumpeter, Geoffrey Bergler. This work of about 6 minutes in length is for advanced players. Instrumentation is solo trumpet, 4 trumpets, 2 horns, 3 trombones, tuba & snare drum.
Includes transcriptions for large brass ensmble of DELIBES Flower Song from Lakme (for 413.11 brass - w/2 flugels in place of trumpets 3 & 4); and BERLIOZ Shepherd's Farewell for 414.01 brass. Score & parts.
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Christmas. Sacred. Medley arrangement by Elizabeth DiSavino of the French carols Ding Dong Merrily on High, O Come O Come Emmanuel and Angels We Have Heard On High. Recorded by the Solid Brass on their CD, Christmas with Solid Brass. Optional parts for performance by standard 211.01 brass quintet. This is one of the finest arrangements of Christmas brass music I know. Score & parts. -cdp (score sample pages)
Christmas. Sacred. Medley arrangement of the German carols In Dulci Jubilo, Silent Night and Hark the Herald Angels Sing. Optional parts for standard 211.01 brass quintet. Recorded by Solid Brass on their CD, Christmas with Solid Brass. An excellent arrangement full of depth and character. -cdp
Category: 10-Part Brass Choirs w/Percussion Item: 032176 Grade: Grade 6 - Advanced Price: $34.50 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Setting of the popular British carol Greensleeves, also used at Christmas as What Child is This? As recorded and performed by the Solid Brass. Can be played by either a 10-part brass choir or a standard brass quintet. Optional hand bell part. Unique parts provided for both settings. Brass choir trumpet 1 is piccolo, trombone 4 is bass trombone. Score & parts. -cdp (score sample pages)
Romantic. Opera. Verdi's dramatic and lyrical overture to his opera La Forza del Destino has been arranged for 10-part brass ensemble by trumpeter Neil Balm. His arrangement of the complete 8 minute work is scored for 3 C trumpets (1st doubles on piccolo), 1 flugelhorn, 2 horns, 3 trombones & tuba. For advanced performers. -the publisher
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Christmas. Setting of the German carol "O Thou Joyful." Brass parts are straight forward and tastefully orchestrated. Organ and brass choir alternate back and forth and combine forces at various points. Optional for 423.01; 523.01; 434.01; or 534.01. Bb and C trumpet parts included. The last line of the first trumpet part is written for piccolo trumpet. Duration: 3:00 minutes.
Romantic. Scored for two brass quintets and percussion, this orchestral standard would make a great opener or encore to a concert. Much of the large middle section has been deleted to allow for a shorter, flashier piece. It is fun for all the members in the ensemble since almost everyone gets a section of the melody. The key of the work has been altered to F concert and the range extremes in the original have been alleviated. -the publisher
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20th Century. Six movement work based on Renaissance dances compiled by Thoinot Arbeau. Originally for piano duet then transcribed by the composer for strings. Here set for double brass quintet. Trumpets in Bb or C. Tuba parts are easily played by bass trombone.
Category: 10-Part Brass Choirs (Dectet) Item: 080640 Grade: Advanced Price: $42.50 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
21st Century (2012). For solo bass trombone feature & brass choir. Written for and premiered by Barry McCommon and the Bravo Brass, the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra Brass Ensemble, directed by Paul Bryan; This is an electrifying tour-de-force for the bass trombone soloist as well as the brass choir. Written in a style of uninterrupted short vignettes, this piece explores the melodic melancholy state as well as fast, gleeful virtuosic moments. The work ends with a lovely ballad dedicated to Barry’...
Scored for 4 trumpets 1 horn 4 trombones 1 tuba This set includes additional parts for horn in Eb, trombones in treble clef and Eb bass. Score & parts. The prelude is based on the carol Quem Pastores and the fugue cleverly introduces eight other carols. A high trumpet (Eb or piccolo) is required. There are two optional percussion parts. (trumpet 2 & score sample pages)