Late Renaissance/Early Baroque. Extracted from the Fitzwilliam Virginal, a compendium of keyboard music used much like a fakebook in its day. Here set for large brass ensemble and field drum (snareless drum). Boulder Brass series. Trumpets 3 & 4 are optional on flugelhorns.
Category: Brass Choirs (10+ Parts) w/Percussion Item: 069898 Grade: Advanced Price: $25.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Baroque. Popular French dance tune from the period. As recorded & performed by the Solid Brass. Can be played by either a 10-part brass choir with percussion (timpani & triangle) or a standard brass quintet. Unique parts provided for both settings. Percussion parts are optional. Score & parts.
(score sample page)
Category: Brass Choirs (10+ Parts) w/Percussion Item: 032665 Grade: Price: $34.50 Availability: Ships in 30 to 45 Days
Baroque. Marc-Antoine Charpentier was a French composer active in the late 1600's. He was a contemporary (though not a friend) of Lully. The Te Deum is perhaps his most well known work to brass players, and the Prelude is popular for its grand fanfarish character. In addition to standard concert use, this work is appropriate for weddings, graduations and other ceremonial occasions.
Category: Brass Choirs (10+ Parts) w/Percussion Item: 097599 Grade: Price: $13.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
20th Century. Perhaps the most classic of all brass choir works, Fanfare for the Common Man was written for composition a contest in 1942. For orchestral brass (343.01) and percussion (tympani, bass drum and tam-tam). Includes full score and parts.
21st Century (2007). Asclepius, named after the Greek God of medicine, uses the pulse of a beating heart as a musical metaphor. This fanfare celebrates the men and women who dedicate their lives to the noble cause of medical research and healing.
Category: Brass Choirs (10+ Parts) w/Percussion Item: 072731 Grade: Advanced Price: $50.00 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days
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: Brass Choirs (10+ Parts) w/Percussion Item: 020864 Grade: Grade 6 - Advanced Price: $60.00 Availability: Ships in 4 to 6 Days
20th Century (1904). Originally an orchestral work intended for a producton of King Lear, transcribed for large brass ensemble with two percussion. Written in an A-B-A form with a fanfaare containing a combination of open and complex chords, giving it anancient sound.
Category: Brass Choirs (10+ Parts) w/Percussion Item: 097231 Grade: Advanced Price: $26.60 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
20th Century. This work for 11-part Brass Ensemble with Timpani and Percussion is a 5-movement suite depicting the development of The Louvre during the Renaissance and utilizing themes from composers of that era. Dello Joio received an Emmy Award for the"most outstanding music written for television in the 1964-65 season" for his score which was originally for wind band. For 423.11 brass choir (trumpet 1 is piccolo trumpet) with timpani & percussion.
"The Messiah College Brass Choir commissioned me to compose a work for the grand opening of The Calvin and Janet High Center for Worship and the Performing Arts. The music is meant to be vibrant and energetic as it mimics a distant Pulsar emitting bursts of light and energy. The star can illuminate the most wondrous display of beauty and color showing off its magnificent power and nobility." -the publisher For 6 trumpets- 5th & 6th optional, Bb & C parts included; 6 horns - 5th & 6th optional; ...
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...
Native Ohioan Ewazen, upon seeing the Front Range of the Colorado Rockies for the first time, was moved to compose this "compact, heroic celebration of the grandeur of brass instruments," as he describes it. Premiered by the Boulder Brass (Colorado) and the Brandt Brass (Russia), Front Range Fanfare also captured the attention of a French brass ensemble, attesting to the global appeal of Ewazen's music. For advanced performers. -the publisher
Category: Brass Choirs (10+ Parts) w/Percussion Item: 096005 Grade: Price: $80.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours