Christmas. Better known as "Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire"...and "The Flinstones"...really...and it works! When you hear the melodies you'll see how these two charts are natural companions. As performed by the Harmonic Brass Quintet. Score & parts.
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21st Century. Broad, heroic chorale written for the ensemble for which it is named. Reminiscent of the Chris Hazel charts performed by the Philip Jones Brass. As performed by the Magnifica Brass Quintet. -cdp
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20th Century. A sonata in four movements, each associated with an aspect of Santa Barbara, California in the summer months (when the Music Academy of the West is in session). Movements include: Cakewalk on a Tightrope, Preacher on the Pier, Magic Horn Tango and State Street Stomp.
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"Abide with Me" is a beautiful hymn has been arranged to feature all the members in a brass quintet with organ. This arrangement opens with a short introduction then proceeds through several verses. Each verse is scored differently for interest, with themelody wandering throughout the ensemble.
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Well known Spiritual & Christian hymn tune. Canadian Brass series. Trumpet 2 performs on piccolo trumpet. Begins with a free blues recitative by the first trumpet, moves to a slow gospel in 3, then a moderate 2-beat dixieland treatment, and concludes with a return to the free recitative and a brief, powerful, closing statement. Score & parts.
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Well known Spiritual & Christian hymn tune. After a brief introduction, this dramatic arrangement allows the French horn to present the main melody, passing it next to the first trumpet. Changing accompanimental orchestration, modulations and subtle tempo changes give rich color to this arrangement. Moderate range but first trumpet does reach to a high B above the staff. -pc
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Well known Spiritual & Christian hymn tune. "I couldn't resist arranging this great melody. The beginning is reminiscent of bagpipes. The arrangement then dives and climbs, plumbing the emotions of this timeless piece." -the arranger
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Christmas. This is showstopper arrangement of a beloved carol, requiring the first trumpet to show off great piccolo chops. Brilliant writing for one of the most famous Christmas pieces. True North Brass series. --the publisher
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Christmas. Unique treatment of the famous carol which begins in a straightforward yet lush, chorale, changes to a swing feel in the middle, and resolves back to "straight eighth note" chorale with jazz harmonies. -pc
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Christian Hymn. Originally written as a wedding piece, this quintet begins tenderly with a lyrical, extended horn solo in 3/4 time. Creatively orchestrated with interweaving lines, varied textures, and detailed dynamic changes.
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20th Century. Also known as "Roll Out the Barrel" Lively polka in cut-time. Melody is cleverly ornamented and showcases fingering dexterity and fast tonguing passages. Key changes, moderate range, humorous slow tempo variation and fast coda bring this comical polka to a light-hearted finish. Great tune for Octoberfest! Score & parts. (score sample pages)
Traditional English. Creative use of reverse pyramids (motivic cascade) in the opening. Lilting quality mostly in 6/8 with long lyrical melodic phrase in the trumpet then passed to the French horn. Well-detailed and active accompanimental textures throughout. -pc
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Christmas. Includes: Sussex Carol; Silent Night; Past 3 O'Clock. Tasteful arrangements from Chester Music's Philip Jones Brass Ensemble "Just Brass" series. Some metrical and key changes, quick articulated passages, mutes required for the trumpet parts. "Sussex Carol" is an allegro giocoso featuring melodies that chase each other around the ensemble. A variety of orchestration changes using individual or small portions of the quintet . "Silent Night" makes use of warm, flowing accompanime...
Christmas. Swing setting of the popular German carol O Du Frohliche. Optional rhythm section parts include piano, guitar, bass, percussion & drums. Additional instrumental parts are included in a variety of keys for performances by ensembles other than astandard 211.01 brass quintet. -cdp
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20th Century. Mexican. Jazz. Popular Latino waltz tune in a easy jazz form. Optional rhythm section (piano, bass & drums). Cielito Lindo is a popular traditional song of Mexico possibly written by Quirino Mendoza y Cortes (1859-1957). The song's title literally means "beautiful heaven" or "heavenly one." Written in 3/4 time, but to be played in "one." -pc
20th Century. Mexican. For standard 211.01 brass quintet (2 trumpets, horn, trombone, tuba). Cielito Lindo is a popular traditional song of Mexico possibly written by Quirino Mendoza y Cortes (1859-1957). The song's title literally means "beautiful heaven" or "heavenly one." Written in 3/4 time, but to be played in "one." This arrangement gives the well-known romantic melody to the first trumpet. French horn is featured in the B section. Simple, straight-forward accompaniment. -pc (score sa...
Humorous arrangement of the old English Convivial Song. "Come Landlord fill the flowing bowl until it doth run over, for tonight we'll be merry merry be- tomorrow we will be sober." And "MERRY" this arrangement certainly is! An amusing version in 2/4 that changes in to a slow waltz in 3, back to the light lively tempo, and then pushing faster and faster till the final presto. Quirky, melodic fragments passed around the ensemble, technical challenges for each player, clever shifting orchestration...