20th Century. Composed for the United States Air Force Brass Quintet. This exciting "tour de force" uses driving ostinati and sparkling chromatic flourishes. Chromatic Fantasy was premiered by the U.S.A.F. Brass Quintet at the Eastern Trombone Workshop.
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20th Century. Lyrical passages are juxtaposed with fanfare-like sections to create a dramatic and festive atmosphere. Written for the opening of a performing arts high school in Florida, this exciting composition was winner of the 1991 "Erik Satie Award"of New York City. Score & parts.
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20th Century. Musical representations of six of Aesop's fables including: The Hawk and the Nightingale; The Middle-aged Man and His Two Mistresses; The Cat and the Rooster; The Piping Fisherman; The Piping Fisherman; The Fox and the Leopard; The Lion andthe Bear. The text of the fables is provided and may be used as program notes. Each fable may also by recited by a member of the ensemble or a narrator prior to performing the accompanying movement. Because of the programmatic subject matter and t...
21st Century (2017). This composition features a spirited antiphonal theme juxtaposed with an enchanting lyrical theme and mixed meter transitions interspersed throughout. It is fun to perform and enjoyable to hear, and is ideal for competitions and engaging concert programs. For standard brass quintet, piano, bass & drums. Score & parts. -the publisher (score sample pages)
Reniassance. Trumpets in C. Earl of Oxford's March is one of the most well known selections from the Fitzwilliam Virginal Book, a collection of over 300 keyboard works from the Elizabethan period of the 16th Century. Mr. Denroche's arrangement for standard brass quintet of 2 trumpets in C, horn in F, trombone (bass clef) and tuba is appropriate for advanced performers and is about 3 minutes in length. -the publisher
Late Renaissance/Early Baroque. One of the most well known of William Byrd's works here transcribed for brass quintet. Starts slow and stately but later requires a good deal of individual technical facility and ensemble cohesion to be successful. Recorded by The Aries Brass Quintet on their CD, "Aries."
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Late Renaissance/Early Baroque. One of the most well known of William Byrd's works here transcribed for brass quintet. Starts slow and stately but later requires a good deal of individual technical facility and ensemble cohesion to be successful. Includes optional extra bass clef part to expand from quintet to sextet.
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Late Renaissance/Early Baroque. Bryd's vocal music is so satisfying largely because of his brilliance in composing music that brings the text to life. In this motet, Gaudeamus omnes, from the Gradualia of 1605, he uses spirited rhythms, playful counterpoint and joyous ascending melodies to envision the singing of angels as they celebrate the Feast of All Saints holiday.
Renaissance. For standard 211.01 brass quintet (2 trumpets, 1 horn, 1 trombone, 0 euphoniums, 1 tuba). William Byrd's Gloria has been arranged by Dr. Richard Roper for standard brass quintet. The work is a perfect example of Renaissance polyphony at itsbest. Each part is an independent line that miraculously all mesh together into an array of glorious sound. The 5 minute work is appropriate for moderately advanced performers. -the publisher
Baroque/20th Century: Composed by Vladimir Vavilov around 1970. It is a musical hoax generally misattributed to Baroque composer Giulio Caccini. Vavilov himself published and recorded it on the Melodiya label with the ascription to "Anonymous" in 1970. It is believed that the work received its ascription to Giulio Caccini after Vavilov's death. - Wikipedia As performed by the Magnifica Brass Quintet, based in France. Trumpets in C. (live performance).
20th Century. One of the classic brass quintets in the repertoire, Monteregion Hills dates from the early 1970's and is a musical depiction of the hills around Montreal, Canada. Its four movements are entitled Marche, Chanson Melancholique, Valse Ridicule and Danse Villageoise. Score & parts. Trumpets in Bb, trombone in tenor clef. Newly typeset in the early 2000's (no more Sharpie-marker editions!). Score & parts, (score sample pages)
Baroque. Popular French dance tune from the period. As recorded & performed by the Solid Brass. Can be played by either a 10-part brass choir with percussion (timpani & triangle) or a standard brass quintet. Unique parts provided for both settings. Percussion parts are optional. Score & parts.
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Baroque. Popular French dance tune from the period. For two trumpets in Bb; horn (or trombone/euphonium); trombone (or euphonium); tuba (optional); tympani (optional) and organ (or keyboard). Originally for string orchestra with basso continuo. Possible combinations include 211.00; 202.00; 201.10; 200.20; 211.01; 202.01; 201.11; 200.21. Score & parts. (score sample pages)
Jazz. Originally a hit song for voice and piano dating from 1918, later becoming a popular jazz standard. Lively swing arrangement with creative dovetailing of accompaniment and melodic lines. Several key changes, and melody is distributed throughout theensemble. Duration is approx 3:30 minutes. -pc
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