Also known with the English title "Sleepers Wake." In this version the melody appears in all voices rather than the standard solo with accompaniment. It has been scored for 4 trumpets and 2 flugelhorns. None of the parts is unreasonably taxing, but firsttrumpet does ascend to high Bb and C above the staff. Score & parts included. Duration: 3:35 minutes. -cdp/pc
Category: Trumpet Sextets Item: 069203 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $15.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Baroque. This is one of the most famous pieces of music ever written. There have been various arrangements done including several for orchestra, wind ensemble, brass quintet and now for 6 trumpets (4 trumpets and 2 flugels). This version has been carefully notated to be more easily played by groups with or without a conductor. -the publisher
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Commissioned by the University of Tennessee Trumpet Ensemble, Cathy Leach, Director. Holiday Fanfare for 6 trumpets combines fragments and figures from several holiday songs, including Hark the Herald Angels Sing, Joy to the World, God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, Angels We Have Heard on High (with a mariachi feel!) and Away in a Manger. 1:40
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Herbert L Clarke wrote Cousins, a cornet and trombone duet with band accompaniment for himself as the cornet soloist and Leo Zimmerman as the trombone soloist. This arrangement of Cousins is for 6 trumpets features cornet and flugelhorn. 3:30
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Fun light piece that is a great showpiece for the cornet. It is named after the sight-seeing boats for tourists in Niagara Falls. Set as a polka, there is much opportunity for the soloist to display quick fingers and light triple tonguing. The flugelhornand cornet 1 take turns playing melody in the break strains in this arrangement. 3:15
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The third and most famous movement of Suite Bergamasque is Clair de lune, meaning "moonlight" in French. The use of cup mutes contrasted by the warm sound of the flugel horns creates a wonderful color and sonority. The percussion is optional but would add yet another color to the ensemble. This arrangement was premiered at the 0 International Trumpet Guild Conference. - the Publisher Four trumpets, 2 flugel horns, vibraphone, triangle and suspended cymbal. Optional Eb trumpet part included ...
The most famous selection from Delibes' Lakme. Originally written as a duet for soprano and alto, here transcribed for trumpet sextet. The original duet is performed on trumpets, the next 2 voices perform on cup muted trumpets and the last 2 parts are performed on flugel horns. This creates 3 sets of duets which introduces some interesting colours to the trumpet ensemble. 2:05
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Renaissance. Number 6 from the collection Canzoni et Sonate published 1615 in Venice. -cdp There have been many recordings of the famous Gabrieli canzoni for various combinations of brass instruments, but there are very few arrangements for trumpet ensemble. Editorial markings have been added to this particular canzon to add dynamic variances as well as articulations for clarity of performance. The ensemble consists of 6 trumpets and one bass clef continuo instrument. Also included are continuo ...
There have been many recordings of the famous Gabrieli canzoni for various combinations of brass and woodwind instruments. Several of these canzons have been arranged for a like-instrument ensemble. Antiphonal spacing is always a successful performance practice allowing the passing of melodic material to be enhanced by the spatial distance. 2:00
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Renaissance. Canzoni were pieces composed for various combinations of instruments and various sizes of ensembles. This particular work was originally for four oboes and four bassoons. It has been adapted for 6 trumpets and this new instrumentation allowsfor further performances of this piece. Antiphonal spacing is always a successful performance practice allowing 3 pairs of trumpets to imitate and pass melodic material between them. Duration: 2:50 minutes. Score & parts. -the publisher Transpose...
Renaissance. There have been many recordings of the famous Gabrieli canzoni for various combinations of brass instruments. Antiphonal spacing is always a successful performance practice allowing the passing of melodic material to be enhanced by the spatial distance. 2:10
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This is an arrangement of the Overture from Mikhail Glinka's opera “Ruslan and Ludmila”. The opera was completed in 1842 and is based on a poem by Alexander Pushkin. The tale describes the abduction of a princess by an evil wizard and the mission of the brave night, Ruslan, to rescue her. The overture is a stunning show of instrumental bravura and acts as a premium showcase for the best musicians. The work is part of the classic orchestral repertoire. This arrangement represents a complete interp...
Trumpet 3 and 4 parts are Handel's original oboe parts with some minor adaptations. Trumpet 1 can be played on Bb piccolo trumpet or Eb (The Eb trumpet is apt to blend better with the other voices). To create a lighter feel, another option is for all the trumpet parts to be performed on cornets with trumpet 1 playing soprano cornet.
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The Cincinnati Herald Trumpet Ensemble Series is a collection of original fanfares and arrangements of the most called-for popular and utilitarian works for festive occasions. They are specifically intended for and appropriate to any event that may utilize such an ensemble, including concerts, weddings, ceremonies, school events, corporate shows, grand openings, and other like happenings. The arrangements are simple and straightforward, requiring a minimum of rehearsal time. They are effective, c...
Baroque. One of Handel's most often performed works is now available in this trumpet ensemble setting. Five movements have been taken from Water Music and they have been set in two choirs of three trumpets each (with the lowest parts optionally performing on flugel horns). -the publisher
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20th Century (2000). Trumpet 1 is Bb piccolo doubling flugel. Trumpet 2 is Eb doubling Bb descant horn and Eb natural trumpet. Trumpet 3 is Bb. Trumpet 4 is Bb doubling flugelhorn. Trumpet 5 is Eb alto trumpet. Trumpet 6 is Bb bass trumpet.
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Romantic. Opera. Vesti la giubba (Put on the costume) is a famous tenor aria from the opera I Pagliacci. The aria is often regarded as one of the most moving in the operatic repertoire of the time. The pain of Canio is portrayed in the aria and exemplifies the entire notion of the 'tragic clown': smiling on the outside but crying on the inside. This arrangement, for solo trumpet with trumpet ensemble, was done at the request of Amy Gilreath for the Orvieto Musica Trumpet Festival, Italy with Nell...
21st Century (2017). Click is an original three movement work for 6 trumpets and optional percussion. What it lacks in a colorful title, it makes up for it with driving rhythms, memorable melodies and fun parts for all players. There are interesting parts for 5 percussionists and, although not necessary, would add substantially to the performance of this piece. The first movement is a flashy opener and is shifty rhythmically. The second opens with ethereal sounding cup mute support under a flugel...
An original composition adapted for trumpet sextet is the composers way of paying homage to some of his favourite compositions and composers such as John Cheetham, John Barnes Chance and the great Alfred Reed. Short musical quotations and suggestive melodic or rhythmic passages are included in the framework of this piece. 4:45
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"Shaped by Time" is a short fanfare/overture to celebrate the 25th anniversary of a school in Unionville, Canada. It opens with a brief fanfare section before breaking into a fun, shifting upbeat feel with melody and rhythmic interest found throughout the ensemble. Duration: 2:10 minutes. - the publisher
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