This tune is one of the favourite and most often recorded folksongs of the British Isles. The arranger has given the beautiful flowing melody to the oboe with the other voices adding movement and changing counter melodies. -the publisher
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 113040 Grade: Grade 5 - Early Advanced Price: $15.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Chinese. Canton Landscape is based on ancient music from the Tang (618-907) and Song 960-1126) dynasties. It portrays wild geese plaing in beautiful marshes and flying in blue skies. The ancient poets often wrote about wild geese, believing they represented peace and freedom. - the publisher
Bass clarinet substitution part included for bassoon part. Duration: 3:30 minutes. Score & parts.
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 082197 Grade: Grade 5 - Early Advanced Price: $13.95 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
Includes 5 American colonial era tunes, arranged for modern woodwind quintet - SELBY A Lesson; HOLYOKE Masonic Processional March No 1; HOPKINSON Overture by the Earl of Kelly; FLAGG Trumpet Tune; BILLINGS Chester; Judea; Jargon. Reduced score & parts. Clarinet in Bb. Duration: 12' total.
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 047265 Grade: Price: $21.50 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
"De Colores," or All the Colours, is a traditional Mexican Folk tune often performed by Mariachi bands. This simple and elegant waltz has been arranged as a duet in the middle voices, while the top two voices play the "trumpet" parts which really contribute to creating the Mariachi sound. -the publisher
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 105603 Grade: Elementary Price: $25.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Christmas. This is a fun traditional Welsh carol that lends itself well to a mixed woodwind ensemble. Melody is passed throughout the group as they wander through several variations of the melody. "Fa-la-la-la-la-la" -the publisher
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 113043 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $25.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
This famous folksong was brilliantly arranged as a concert band showpiece and has been adapted here for mixed woodwinds. Melody is found throughout the ensemble and rhythmic variety keeps the piece interesting and exciting for both players and the audience. Creative writing and a popular melody make this an ideal piece for concert or contest use.
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 111796 Grade: Price: $25.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
Based on the melody "Ma'oz Tzur" by Marcello. Simple melodies with interesting counter-melodies that speed up with a flurry of notes for the ending. One 5/4 measure and 16th notes for the flute, clarinet and oboe towards the end. Clarinet in Bb. Score & parts. -AP
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 052481 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $15.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Christmas. This piece was written in the thirteenth Century by an unknown composer. It was set as a single melodic line as many Gregorian chants were constructed. Lush, modern harmonies have been added to make it the popular Christmas piece it is today. The flute is the featured player in this arrangement and first states the melody alone. This is to emulate the call and response between a soloist and congregation at a church service. -the publisher
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 099331 Grade: Price: $15.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Christmas. After initially introducing the theme in a mere "cloud of sound", the piece, then, starts off in a Cajun/New Orleans groove. All the voices have their solo spots. More and more independent voices join in falling into the groove and, thus, intensifying the tune: The woodwind family is in high Christmas spirits. Shortly after the climax - Is it the turkey or the presents? - the festivities are concluded in a short and classical manner. But, wait! It is a little musical joke that finally ...
Pat-a-Pan is a rustic Europen Christmas carol, here set in a round beginning with the highest voice and pyramiding down. The percussive "drone" parts add a distinct color. This sort of writing works well with various combinations of woodwind instruments.Even the lowest part gets to shine with an unaccompanied pass through the melody. Parts provided variously for flute, oboe, clarinet, alto sax, tenor sax, bass clarinet, bassoon & horn.
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 071621 Grade: Intermediate Price: $25.00 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days
Arranger added some fun and humor by alternating the melody between the flute and bassoon throughout the first half of the piece. This is a light version with many exposed parts for each instrument. Clarinet in Bb. Score & parts. -AP
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 051741 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $8.50 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
Traditional American sea chanty folksong. This arrangement is geared towards a developing student ensemble. Majority of dotted rhythms have been switched to steady eighth and quarter notes. Is a great teaching tool and performance piece for ensembles working on blending and contuing flowing melodies. Score & parts. Clarinet in Bb. -AP
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 067168 Grade: Grade 3 - Early Intermediate Price: $14.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
"Siman Tov V' Mazel Tov" is a traditional Jewish song which is commonly heard at weddings, bar and bat mitzvahs, and other festive occasions. Its joyous mood is evocative of a party in full swing. Throughout this lively arrangement the melody gets perpetually tossed around the group, so everyone gets a chance to be the life of the party, even if only for a few bars. -the publisher
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 114816 Grade: Intermediate Price: $15.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
A fun arrangement for an advanced high school or professional ensemble that will certainly hold the interest of your listeners. Each "day of Christmas" has it's own contrasting melody that is usually a flurry of 16th notes and trills. Clarinet in Bb. Optional Bb bass clarinet part included for bassoon substitution. Score is handwritten. Score & parts. -AP (score sample pages)
Lyrical variations that stay within a comfortable range for all instruments. Melody is fragmented and passed between instruments, which would be great practice for a young ensemble. Includes eighth notes with a few staccato. Bassoon part switches fromtenor to bass clef. Clarinet in Bb. Score & parts. Duration: 3'20" -AP
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 047264 Grade: Grade 2 - Late Elementary Price: $16.00 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days