Baroque. Passacaglia and Fugue, BWV 582 is one of Bach's most important and well-known works. It is considered an early work, composed most likely for organ in the period between 1706 and 1713. Matthew McCrady has arranged this immense 15-minute work for13-part brass ensemble of 4 trumpets (1st is piccolo), 3 horns, 4 trombones, euphonium & tuba.
Shawn Pollard has delivered a challenging, yet rewarding version of the popular Hungarian March from Le Damnation of Faust. Although the key is different from the original, the brilliance, color and excitement of the piece is still there. An outstanding trumpet section is needed, as well as an accomplished flugelhorn and euphonium player.
Category: 13-Part Brass Choirs w/Percussion Item: 029640 Grade: Price: $40.00 Availability: Ships in 4 to 6 Days
Romantic. Symphony No. 4, also known by the composer himself as the "Romantic" was written in 1874, but revised several times and premiered in 1881 in Vienna. The subtitle actually does not refer to romantic love, but a medieval romance such as some of Wagner's operas. The movement titled "Scherzo" is full of adventure and vitality with a relaxed middle section. Bruckner himself hinted that the Scherzo movement was a "Jadthema" or hunting theme and "Volkfest" or people's festival. The hunting hor...
Bass trombone solo feature. Hermann Goess transcribed this "war-horse" for bass trombone and piano by transposing it down a fourth and then published it with Zimmermann Musik Verlag. This edition combines the appropriate solo part with Shawn Pollard's effective brass orchestration of the accompaniment. Brass choir is 443.11 with tympani & percussion.
Category: 13-Part Brass Choirs w/Percussion Item: 020864 Grade: Grade 6 - Advanced Price: $60.00 Availability: Ships in 4 to 6 Days
Written near the end of his life, Elgar's Severn Suite is an original work for brass band, first performed at the [British] National Brass Band Championships in 1930. Despite its pedigree, it has never been particularly popular in that idiom. Denis Wick has here reset the orchestration for orchestral brass choir in order to make an important and often overlooked work more available to audiences worldwide. Trumpet 1 is in Eb, all others are Bb. Trombone 3 is bass trombone. Percussion is snare, cym...
20th Century. A complete brass and percussion arrangement of the popular work for wind ensemble. This work showcases every section of the ensemble and can be performed in its entirety or in individual movements. A complete recording can be found on the Chicago Symphony brass section CD, Chicago Symphony Orchestra Brass Live. (instrumentation & score sample pages)
Pop/Rock. Arrangement of the popular 1970's balled. As performed by the Harmonic Brass. For solo trombone & 12-part brass choir with drum set. Brass choir is 4 trumpet, 2 flugels, 2 horns, 3 trombones & tuba. Score & parts.
Category: 13-Part Brass Choirs w/Percussion Item: 069646 Grade: Advanced Price: $29.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Renaissance. Sacred. For 13 trombones, or 13-part mixed low brass ensemble (trombones, euphoniums, tubas). Antiphonal work in three 4- or 5-part choirs. All parts in bass clef. Title translates as "The Heavens Declare the Glory of God."
Category: 13-Part Brass Choirs (Tredectet) Item: 112883 Grade: Intermediate Price: $24.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
Traditional Jewish (Hannukah / Chanukah). For 443.11 brass choir with timpani, drum set and 2 percussion. Medley includes settings of Rock of Ages (Maoz Tsur); Who Can Retell (Mi Y'Malel); Hanaukah Hanukah; My Dreidel; Spin Dreidel (S'Vivon); Hanukah O Hanukah.
Category: 13-Part Brass Choirs w/Percussion Item: 081931 Grade: Intermediate Price: $40.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
Jay Friedman's arranging skills are showcased in this exciting three-movement work for large brass ensemble. Although technically difficult in some parts, none of it is beyond the ability of a competent college-level player.
Category: 13-Part Brass Choirs w/Percussion Item: 024649 Grade: Price: $60.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Written at the suggestion of Michael Mulcahy, this work features four old American tunes as its basis; Red River Valley; Polly Wolly Doodle; Home on the Range; & Turkey in the Straw. Trumpets in C. First performed by the Grand Teton Brass & Percussion inAugust 2000 under the title "Country & Western Song Set." (program/composer notes & score sample pages)
21st Century (2014). Trumpets in C. The Jubilee Fanfare I, II, and III, by Jean-Fran‡ois Michel are based on common musical themes adapted for three instrumental combinations: • Jubilee Fanfare I for brass quintet. • Jubilee Fanfare II for a symphonic brass section (444.01 plus timpani and percussion). • Jubilee Fanfare III for brass septet (223.00 or 222.01, timpani and percussion. As the titles suggest, these three versions offer a specific ceremonial role f...
20th Century. Arrangement for 13 brass and percussion of the classic orchestral work. For 2 piccolo trumpets in D, 4 Bb trumpets (1 doubles on fluglehorn), 2 horns, 3 trombones, euphonium, tuba, tympani, and percussion. As performed by the Harmonic Brass.
Category: 13-Part Brass Choirs w/Percussion Item: 069647 Grade: Advanced Price: $62.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
20th Century. One of the most popular Resphigi compositions here arranged for 443.11 brass ensemble. Score & parts. Includes • I. Balletto - Il Conte Orlando • II. Galliard • III. Villanella • IV. Passo Mezzo e Mascherada
(score sample pages)
Category: 13-Part Brass Choirs (Tredectet) Item: 097836 Grade: Price: $60.00 Availability: Ships in 4 to 6 Days
Romantic. Italian Girl in Algiers Overture is an operatic comedy from the early 18th century. The music is very characteristic of Rossini with lots of excitement and pure, elegant melodies. The opera was written in a very short time when the composer wasonly 21 years of age. The overture begins slowly and quietly with sudden loud surprising outbursts of comedic effect. Mr. Chasanov's arrangement for 13-part brass ensemble works perfectly for advanced performers, with each part having a fun and ch...
20th Century (1924). Composed for the Vienna Philharmonic's first benefit ball to raise money for the musicians' pension fund. This piece is still performed each year. This edition uses a reduced brass ensemble (the original is for 686.02 brass & 2 sets of timpani). Set for 4 trumpets, 4 horns, 4 trombones, 1 tuba & tympani. Score & parts. -cdp (score & parts)
This beautiful folk song has been used as the melody for several popular hymns including: "I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say," "O Sing a Song of Bethlehem," "I Feel the Winds of God Today," and several others. It is a beautiful work that seems to float along both melodically and harmonically. This arrangement is opened by a solo voice with a sense of a lone player on the top of a hill surrounded by mist. The tune is then played in full quartet voicing leading to other variations. It ends as it began...
Christmas. Just a short introduction and the gorgeous natural flow begins, unfolding the familiar carol. Twice more it is repeated in chorale form, ending with a majesty of style which this melody deserves. Percussion parts with add a lot to the ensemble sound but are optional. -the publisher
Category: 13-Part Brass Choirs w/Percussion Item: 113055 Grade: Grade 5 - Early Advanced Price: $30.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours