Renaissance. Published as "Canzona a8," this work's correct name is actually Sonata No 13 a8, Charteris catalog number 206. It has been transposed down a whole step to Bb from C. Rhythmic values have been halved from that of the original (e.g. opening figure is 8th-16th-16th instead of quarter-8th-8th). Score in C. Includes optional parts for euphonium and tuba to replace/augment trombone and bass trombone. Possible additional combinations therefore could be 404.11, 422.11, etc. Recorded by the P...
Renaissance. An original antiphonal work, notable for its use of dynamics, here transcribed for 224.00 (or 223.01) brass octet in two 4-part choirs. No 6 from the series Symphoniae Sacrae of 1597. Score & parts. -cdp
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Renaissance. An original antiphonal work, notable for its use of dynamics, here transcribed for 314.00 brass octet. Set in the original key. Rhythmic values have been halved from that of the original (e.g. dotted whole-half transcribed to dotted half-quarter). Score & parts.
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Renaissance. An original antiphonal work, notable for its use of dynamics, here transcribed for 4 trumpets and 4 trombones in two like-instrument choirs. Set in the original key. Rhythmic values have been halved from that of the original (e.g. dotted whole-half transcribed to dotted half-quarter). This arrangement is unique in its use of an all-trumpet choir A and an all-trombone choir B. Score & parts. -cdp (score sample pages)
21st Century (2002). American composer Sandra Gay. For double brass quartet arranged antiphonally. Choir A is 211.00 (two trumpets, horn & trombone) and Choir B is 110.11 (trumpet, horn, euphonium & tuba). Duration: 5:00 minutes. Score & parts.
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20th Century (1945). Swiss composer. Movements entitled: Choral with Variations; Interlude (Andante Non Troppo); Final (Allegro). Straight mutes required. Trumpet parts in Bb or C. Trombones 1 & 2 are in tenor clef. -pc
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Christmas. Moravian Series. For 8 brass in two 4-part choirs. Parts are as follows: • Parts 1: trumpet or soprano trombone • Parts 2: horn or F alto trombone • Parts 3: tenor trombone or euphonium • Parts 4: bass trombone, 4-valve euphonium or tuba
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An original work for brass octet, premiered in 2003 by the Rose Brass Ensemble in Nagoya Japan. The title ("Sirocco" in the West) indicates the hot dry desert wind from northern Africa that blows over Spain, while the music reflects both the zeal and sorrow of the Spaniards. Score & parts.
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21st Century (2008). A brisk allegro opens this work for eight brass instruments. Plenty of tuneful activity is provided for all players. A slow second movement calls for some muting of the instruments, lending a softer more subdued color. The final movement opens with a slow introduction followed by a rapidly moving main section, into which are introduced two original tunes in the style of “sea shanties.” By the end of the piece these two tunes have combined, bringing the work to a lively conclu...
21st Century (2016). The "Nautilus" is a fictional submarine found in Jules Verne's novel Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea. The sub, and its crew, sail to many places in the world's oceans from the Antarctic ice shelves to the Red Sea. They have many adventures and encounter mysterious creatures of the deep including a battle with a giant squid. This piece describes the various exploits of the ship and its time at sea. -the publisher
21st Century (2012). For solo trumpet & trombone (or euphonium) duet feature with 404.00 brass octet (10 players total). Trumpet in Bb or C. Euphonium part in bass or treble clef included. Score & parts. To compose "Eastwind", Jean-Fran‡ois Michel took his inspiration from the rich musical folklore of the gypsies who have developed many different styles all over the Balkan and the East-European countries where they have settled. These folk tunes navigatefreely between major and minor modes, betw...
Romantic. For 6 trombones (1 alto, 5 tenors & 1 bass), euphonium & tuba. Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition has become an iconic orchestral showpiece. The climax of the work really begins with the Baba Yaga movement, ever-building towards the grand finale of the Great Gate of Kiev. Randall Malmstrom has produced an epic arrangement of these two movements for Low Brass octet for advanced performers. -the publisher
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