21st Century (2011). Windscape is in four sections. It opens with "The Winds from the North." The driving bass line combined with the punctuated shots represent the bitter winds that blow. This moves into "The Winds of Change." This has a shifty but steady pulse that features melody in the trumpet at first and then a counter melody is added the horn. Crystal glasses and a lone horn are the featured sonorities in "The Winds of Mystery." "The Winds of Change" then reappears and, with several sideba...
20th Century (1983). The piece Derriere le miroir (Behind the mirror) solemnly begins with sounding bells played by the different brass instruments; varying sound colours, rhythmic motives and dynamic effects based on mirror chords and prime numbers. Themelodic lines and solos of the middle section lend the work a majestic character before the bells again make their presence known and close the mirror... --the publisher
19th Century. American. Pryor's famous trombone solo here transcribed for solo trombone and 343.02 (or 343.01) brass choir (12 or 13 players total, as 344.02 or 344.01). Moderately advanced setting appropriate for college and stronger high school ensembles. Score & parts. Approx 6 minutes in duration.
Category: 12-Part Brass Choirs (Duodectet) Item: 091903 Grade: Advanced Price: $25.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Romantic. Setting of the famous orchestral work for solo euphonium, 11-part brass choir & percussion. Percussion is marimba & vibes. Euphonium part provided in both treble and bass clef. Twelve brass parts total when solo is included.
Category: 12-Part Brass Choirs w/Organ Item: 088715 Grade: Intermediate Price: $49.95 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
21st Century. Published for the first time in 2016. A mature Claude Smith work for the capable ensemble, scored for 12-part brass choir and full percussion. Displays a mastery of musical timbres and effects, including muted sounds and trumpet players doubling on cornet and flugelhorn. Flashy, engaging and typically well-crafted, it features the best of brass / percussion writing from a composer whose style is never out of fashion. -the publisher
Category: 12-Part Brass Choirs w/Organ Item: 111922 Grade: Price: $32.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
Romantic/Early 20th Century. Translates as "Solemn Entry of the Knights of the Order of Saint John." An original work for 25-part brass choir with timpani here for 12-part brass choir with timpani & organ. Trumpets are in C. Score & parts.
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Category: 12-Part Brass Choirs w/Organ & Percussion Item: 076506 Grade: Advanced Price: $20.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Based on the Newfoundland folk song the "Feller from Fortune," this piece has been transformed from the original jig to become an energetic overture featuring a number of solo opportunities, interesting percussion parts, and some simple mixed meter work.First trumpet part for Bb piccolo trumpet, trumpet 5 plays flugelhorn. Percussion required: xylophone, glockenspiel, chimes, timpani, snare/bass drum, tom-toms, suspended and crash cymbals. Duration: 3:25 minutes. - the publisher
Category: 12-Part Brass Choirs w/Organ Item: 109761 Grade: Advanced Price: $30.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
20th Century. French Conservatory. Four movement work for 3 trumpets, 4 horns, 3 tenor trombones, bass trombone, tuba, tympani, percussion. Movements entitled: Annonciation; Evangile; Apocalypse (Scherzo); Procession du Vendredi-Saint. A tour-de-force! Score & parts.
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Category: 12-Part Brass Choirs w/Organ Item: 026974 Grade: Grade 6 - Advanced Price: $88.75 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
21st Century (2012). This mournful piece is based on a Canadian folk song which is an account of the Battle of the Plains of Abraham, where the British, led by General Wolfe, captured Quebec City from the French, under General Montcalm. This lyrical arrangement makes use of rich harmonies influenced by jazz and pop music. There are some great solo sections to feature a talented flugel horn, cornet and euphonium member of the ensemble. -the publisher
Category: 12-Part Brass Choirs w/Organ Item: 099455 Grade: Price: $30.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
La Virgen de la Macarena is a traditional bullfighting song made famous by the great trumpet virtuoso Rafael Mendez. Many great players have performed this standard trumpet solo including Doc Severinson and The Canadian Brass. However the arranger's favourite version is a recording by Mr. Vincent Di Martino with the Band of the Battle Creek. There has been a short introduction added quoting part of Bizet's Carmen. This introduction serves to set up both the soloist and the famous bull tune. Ole. ...
20th Century (1919). Turina's popular Danzas fantasticas was written for solo piano in 1919, soon thereafter orchestrated by the composer. The set of three dances was inspired by the novel La orgia by Jose Mas, and a quotation from the text preceded eachdance in the score. For the third movement, Orgia, the inscription read, "The perfume of the flowers merged with the odor of manzanilla, and from the bottom of raised glasses, full of the incomparable wine, like an incense, rose joy." Paul Bhasin ...
Romantic. Opera. This exciting excerpt from Lohengrin is uniquely arranged by Jay Friedman, principal trombonist of the Chicago Symphony. The off-stage presentation of both trumpet and trombone sections for the opening makes the piece a unique way to open a concert. The climactic buildup from off-stage trumpet calls to a hair-raising final section makes this one of THE most exciting pieces in the repertoire. For 4 trumpets, 4 horns, 3 trombone, 1 tuba and timpani. Score & parts. (score sample ...