20th Century (1992). Bulgarian composer Rossen Balkanski. "Dance" was written in rondo form with uneven measures typical of the traditional Bulgarian dances, like "Raceniza" (7/8) and "Paidushko horo" (5/8). Duration: 8:00 minutes. Score & parts. -the publisher
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21st Century (2014). For solo euphonium (or tuba) and standard 211.01 brass quintet (6 players total). Composer Brian Balmages says, "This contemplative and thoughtful work was commissioned by a consortium of schools led by Alexander Lapins at Northern Arizona University. Lapins requested that the work have a solo euphonium or tuba option. While the two parts are very similar, they diverge in key places to take advantage of the unique characteristics of each when necessary. The work is meant to ...
Romantic (approx 1906). This version is in the original key of E flat minor. Written for cornet, 2 trumpets (i.e. 3 trumpets), horn (in F or Eb), trombone and tuba. Bass trumpet in C or alto horn in Eb may be substituted for horn part. Euphonium may be substituted for tuba part. Note: the original authentic voicing of this work is cornett, 2 trumpets, alto horn in Eb, tenor horn and baritone horn. Reproduction of an earlier [German] edition.
Romantic (approx 1906). Scored for cornet, 2 trumpets, horn, trombone & euphonium. Original score states that bottom part is for tenor tuba. This edition is transposed one step higher in the key of F minor, from the original E-flat minor. Note: the original authentic voicing of this work is cornett, 2 trumpets, alto horn in Eb, tenor horn and baritone horn.
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20th Century. Transcription of a standard trumpet & piano solo work here for solo trumpet and standard 211.01 brass quintet (6 parts total). The top two quintet parts are flugelhorn instead of trumpet. Quintet parts, score, and solo parts in Bb & C included.
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Late Renaissance/Early Baroque. One of the most well known of William Byrd's works here transcribed for brass quintet. Starts slow and stately but later requires a good deal of individual technical facility and ensemble cohesion to be successful. Includes optional extra bass clef part to expand from quintet to sextet.
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Classical. Transcription of the popular tuba solo piece originally for double bass, here for solo tuba and bass trombone brass quintet (six players total - 2 trumpets, horn, trombone, bass trombone, solo tuba). Trumpet 1 is optional on Eb trumpet. Bass trombone part is readily played by tuba. -cdp
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Romantic. Horn feature. Sonata No. 2, a mainstay of the horn repertoire by Italian born French composer Luigi Cherubini, is revisited here by former pedagogue Harry Stanton. With this transcription the original horn part is kept while modifying the string parts for the brass quintet, in order to preserve the inherent excitement of the original. The Second Sonata is a fun filled movement that is highlighted by several flashy cadenzas and a "pyrotechnic" ending. Optional flugelhorns in place of t...
Baroque. Commonly known (incorrectly) as the Trumpet Voluntary by Purcell, this piece is actually the Prince of Denmark's March by Jeremiah Clarke, an English Baroque composer. Solo piccolo trumpet duet feature with 204.00 or 203.01 brass sextet (8 players total).
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20th Century (1944). Ingolf Dahl was an American composer who began his musical training in Germany and Sweden. This substantial work is one of the earliest works written for the modern brass quintet. Rhythmically and harmonically complex, this piece is at times powerful, reverent, and sometimes quite light. If you are looking for a sophisticated feature piece for your quintet recital, Dahl's Music for Brass would be an impressive choice. Movements entitled: Chorale Fantasy on Christ lay in the B...
Romantic (1899). Trumpet 1 in Bb, trumpet 2 on flugelhorn. One of Elgar's most beloved works is Variations on an Original Theme known popularly as the Enigma Variations - written for orchestra. The enigma concerns aspects of the theme itself, what its meaning is and also the identity of another, unstated, theme that overshadows the variations yet is never actually played. The 14 variations were conceived as character sketches of friends of Elgar's, including himself and his wife. Nimrod is a nick...