Known by most Germans as an "Abschiedslied" or farewell song, "Muss i' denn" is a traditional German folk song which was popularized in America in the 60's by the late Elvis Presley. This arrangement is most effective as a final encore with each instrument leaving the stage one at a time until the piece ends with all instruments offstage. - the arranger Charming melody, frequent oom-pah background with sudden rhythmic changes. Orchestration thins as the piece progresses until the last 3 measur...
Christmas. Various fragments of "We Wish You a Merry Christmas" and other holiday quips in an unusual setting with unexpected rhythmic and harmonic twists, subito dynamic changes, bell tone sforzandos, and other surprises. First and second parts in Bb and C. Third part in F, Bb, Eb, C, and C bass clef.Fourth part in bass clef and Bb treble clef. Fifth part in bass clef or Eb treble clef. -pc
Category: Brass Quintets Item: 074386 Grade: Advanced Price: $23.90 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
The melody of the chorale Nun danket alle Gott (Now Thank We All Our God) was originally written in 1636 by the German clergyman and musician Martin Rinckart. Its international fame is due to the fact that in 1725 Johann Sebastian Bach based his cantata Gott, der Herr, ist Sonn' und Schild (BWV 79) on this melody. After a short introduction the chorale follows, first in four-part harmony, and later with an added counterpart. A middle section, which sounds refreshing and rhythmic because of the ti...
Christmas. This arrangement cleverly combines both melodies: the traditional English with the American version by Redner. Trumpets and Trombone may use Cornets and Euphonium for a more mellow sound within the group. True North Brass series. --the publisher
Category: Brass Quintets Item: 071639 Grade: Intermediate Price: $15.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Christmas. Slow blues swing setting of this less common Christmas favorite. Optional rhythm section parts include piano, guitar, bass, tambourine & drums. Additional instrumental parts are included in a variety of keys for performances by ensembles otherthan a standard 211.01 brass quintet. -cdp
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Category: Brass Quintets w/Rhythm Section Item: 099965 Grade: Grade 5 - Early Advanced Price: $42.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Also called The Ryans and the Pittmans, this popular Newfoundland folk song has been sung and danced to on the East Coast of Canada since the early 1900s. The lyrics tell of a sailor, named Bob Pittman, who wants to sail home to marry his sweetheart. Melody is found throughout the ensemble in this fun and rollicking tune. This folk song arrangement is part of a collection for young musicians celebrating Canada's 150th anniversary since joining Confederation. -the publisher
Category: Brass Quintets Item: 114840 Grade: Elementary Price: $15.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
South African. This is a fun and rhythmic South African folk song that has been arranged for a standard brass quintet. Sections could also be repeated as many times as desired to allow for extensive hand drumming by guest percussionists, members of the group or even selected members of the audience.
Category: Brass Quintets Item: 078240 Grade: Price: $15.00 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days
This is a lesser known Christmas piece dating from around 1550. It is rhythmic and colorful with melody in several voices. The opening is a call and response between the trombone and the remainder of the group. There are some sections with some multiple tonguing, but the piece is not too difficult for a group to put together and be enjoyed by audiences. Score & parts. -the publisher (score sample pages)
Jazz. Music of the New Orleans Rhythm Kings arranged here for brass quintet. Well-detailed scoring in terms of articulations and dynamics, solo breaks and other active material passed around the entire ensemble. Duration: 3:30 minutes.
Category: Brass Quintets Item: 024629 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $18.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
19th Century. Traditional American sea chanty folksong. A simple and elegant arrangement of the beautiful melody "Shenandoah" as recorded by the Canadian Brass on their CD "Stars and Stripes." Written for 2 flugelhorns, horn, trombone and tuba with optional offstage trumpets. -the publisher
Category: Brass Quintets Item: 083185 Grade: Price: $30.00 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days