Romantic. The "Kinderszenen" is certainly one of Schumann's best work for piano. Every one of the 13 movements is a masterpiece by itself. His sense of phrasing was one of his greatest gifts as a composer. It pervades all his music but most especially the "Kinderszenen" wich makes them well suited for wind instruments. Each movement depicts a different scene of a child's life. -P.K.
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Jazz. Ragtime. James Scott was a lesser known African-American composer of ragtimes in the golden age of that form. This work is a nice addition to the ragtime literature that works so well for quintet.
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21st Century (2014). "For many years I have coached brass quintets at the USC Thornton School of Music. One of the outstanding young quintets was the Valente Brass: Yurie Yoshida, and Jessica Cruz, Trumpets; Erika Miras, Horn; Jonathan Sie, Trombone; and Jake Kraft, Bass Trombone. They kept urging me to write a quintet for them and thus was born HoopLA. This short (4:30 min) one movement piece was premiered by them at the "Live at Basset Hall 8" concert, April 13, 2014. It was during this same ...
20th Century (1999). In March 1999, Fred Mills, former trumpeter in the Canadian Brass and then Professor at the University of Georgia, invited me to be an artist at the First International Brass Quintet Festival and Competition. My role there was as tubist, composer and adjudicator. It was a wonderful and important event--and I got to play with some of the finest brass players in the world. Polka.com was written for the Artist's Night Concert, March 11, and was premiered by Tim Morrison, Fre...
Christmas. For 2 trumpets, horn or trumpet 3, trombone 1, trombone 2 or tuba and piano. This expertly crafted tapestry of Christmas favorites by Larry Shackley is sure to inspire listeners in yuletide worship and concert settings alike! This arrangement exudes energy and joy as it blends four beloved carol melodies. The supportive accompaniment and accessible brass parts ensure a strong and confident presentation of this dynamic Christmas medley.
Category: Brass Quintets w/Piano Item: 081977 Grade: Price: $19.95 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
20th Century. Extract from a ballet, quickly withdrawn from circulation due to political sentiment in Stalin era Soviet Russia. The music is well titled. Fun to play, quirky and 100% Shostakovich. (score & trumpet 1 sample pages) (YouTube. Opens new window)
Broadway. Pop. Jazz. "This uplifting tune from the 1920's, done with a bright latin beat! Shaker is optional. There are alternate rhythms provided, so you can find that perfect "lock-in" rhythm." -the arranger
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Christmas. An adaptation of the favorite "Jingle Bells" that progresses from a traditional setting in 2/4 to a "cool jazz waltz" rendition in 3/4. The work provides young brass players an opportunity to hear and balance progressive harmonies in the intimate setting of the brass quintet. Score & parts. - the publisher. (score & trumpet 1 sample pages)
Romantic. Collection of six original works for brass quintet from around 1887. For a non-standard quintet of 2 trumpets, 2 horns (in Eb or F) and trombone (i.e. 221.00). Volume 2 includes numbers 9 through 14 from the complete set of 22 works for mixed brass ensembles (volume 1 is for quartet). Titles are Divertissement; Valse Triste; Scherzo; Melodie; Entracte; Impromptu. Score & parts.
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20th Century. "Ballin' the Jack" is a popular song written by Jim Burris with music by Chris Smith. It introduced a popular dance of the same name with "Folks in Georgia's 'bout to go insane." The song and dance were performed in For Me and My Gal, the 1942 movie starring Judy Garland and Gene Kelly. -wikipedia.org
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Patriotic. American national anthem. Score & parts. Contains 3 different versions: • Traditional instrumental version in Bb major; • Contemporary instrumental version in C major • Vocal with brass quintet version in Ab Major.
(score sample pages)
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American Patriotic. American National Anthem. Performed by the New York Philharmonic Brass Quintet at Yankee Stadium. Piccolo trpt at end (alternate ending has no picc tpt). In Bb major (concert key). Score & parts.
(score sample page)
Category: Brass Quintets Item: 088768 Grade: Intermediate Price: $18.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours