21st Century (2010). From Cuban composer Tania Le˘n, we have an exciting work for brass quintet, named for a traditional mixed drink on the island of Cuba, consisting of rum or aguardiente with coconut water. It can also be defined as "a musical work in which grooves emerge like the brief patterns formed when stirring a drink. As the sonic concoction swirls towards its conclusion, the players let out a aoko!' celebratory toast."
Christmas. Canadian Brass series. Also known as the Ukranian Bell Carol. Straightforward technically although an aggressive tempo will require some finger dexterity anda quick/light approach to articulation. First trumpet range ascends to C above the staff at one point.
Category: Brass Quintets w/Organ Item: 018257 Grade: Intermediate Price: $24.00 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days
Christmas. Traditional carol in a lighter arrangement than is typical. Light as in less players, not easier or less notes. Much of the texture is three or four players instead of everyone playing all the time. Score & parts. -cdp Always a hit with audiences and performers, Halferty has added touches of rhythmic spice, dynamic energy and color to make this grade 4 arrangement the highlight of any holiday event! -the publisher
21st Century. Fanfare for Brass Quintet was commissioned in 2001 by the State University of New York at Stony Brook to celebrate the grand opening of the University's new Music Library. It was performed at the library opening on November 28, 2001 by theMetropolitan Brass Quintet. -the publisher
Category: Brass Quintets Item: 100758 Grade: Grade 6 - Advanced Price: $21.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Romantic. Liszt's popular orchestral work is an arrangement for Brass Quintet by Geoffrey Bergler. The entire work of almost 12 minutes in length is arranged for advanced players. Range is standard, but lots of technique, style and endurance is required.Trumpet parts are in Bb.
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Category: Brass Quintets Item: 065785 Grade: Price: $28.95 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
20th Century (1990). Trumpets in C. The four untitled movements of this work exhibit all of the same characteristics: within archaic Renaissance polyphonic musical structures (for instance, in the style - but not the music - of the opening Toccata of Monteverdi's Orpheo), Zdenek Lukas employs the very deliberate melodic and rhythmic constructions which he has developed in his writing, presenting a very personal and strong artistic identity. The repeated polyphonic lines of each brass instrument e...