21st Century (2011). This composition grew out of a musical concert in Chicago sometime in 1981. The concert was an outgrowth of public opinion about the superiority of various ensembles in three of the top five US Symphony Orchestras of that period. The Philadelphia Orchestra under Eugene Ormandy had the reputation of having the most luxurious string section of any orchestra in the world. Ormandy was a superior violinist himself, and worked his strings into providing a similar luxurious string ...
20th Century. Transcription of a set of popular piano preludes, here for 11-part brass ensemble & percussion. Trumpet 1 is Bb piccolo. One percussionist required to cover xylophone, glockenspiel, suspended cymbal, triangle, and vibes.
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Romantic. As recorded & performed by the Solid Brass. Can be played by either a 10-part brass choir with percussion or a standard brass quintet. Unique parts provided for both settings. Brass choir trumpet 1 is piccolo, trombone 4 is bass trombone. Score& parts.
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Russian Composer (1877-1957). Lively piece in G minor distinguished by its extensive double tonguing passages and memorable melody in rondo form. Fairly short work includes a more lyrical B theme, but primarily maintains a lively, aggressive pace. Duration: 3:10 minutes. Score & parts.
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21st Century (2013). Alice Gomez writes, "Fanfare for the Forgotten Empire pays homage to the ancient civilizations of Mexico. Brass and percussion instruments were selected for this composition because of their similarity to indigenous instruments of the Aztec and Maya. Horns made from hollowed out tree trunks, carved wooden drums and xylophones made of slabs of stone were all musical instruments commonly found in these cultures." Score & parts. -the publisher (score sample pages) #female co...
20th Century. A complete brass and percussion arrangement of the popular work for wind ensemble. This work showcases every section of the ensemble and can be performed in its entirety or in individual movements. A complete recording can be found on the Chicago Symphony brass section CD, Chicago Symphony Orchestra Brass Live. (instrumentation & score sample pages)
Romantic. Powerful and intense, this work was writtin for the death of a good friend of the composer's, Richard Nordraak. It has become popular in the brass community partly due to recordings made by the Philip Jones Brass Ensemble in the 1970's. Percussion is snare drum, bass drum & cymbals. Duration 6:45 minutes. Score & parts. (score & trumpet 1 sample pages)
Christmas. As recorded by The Boulder Brass and performed by the NY Philharmonic Brass. Arranged for 11 brass and perc: 4 tpt, 2 hn (double to 4), 3 tbn, euph, tuba, 2 perc. "Clip clop" of temple blocks is reminiscent of Joseph and Mary riding into bethlehem.
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Pop/Rock. Arrangement of the popular 1970's balled. As performed by the Harmonic Brass. For solo trombone & 12-part brass choir with drum set. Brass choir is 4 trumpet, 2 flugels, 2 horns, 3 trombones & tuba. Score & parts.
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Baroque. As recorded and performed by the Solid Brass. Can be played by either a 10-part brass choir with percussion or a standard brass quintet. Optional hand bell part. Unique parts provided for both settings. Brass choir trumpet 1 is piccolo, trombone4 is bass trombone. -cdp
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Baroque. Popular allegro movement from the Royal Fireworks Music here set for large brass choir. Trumpets 1 & 2 are piccolo trumpets, trumpets 3 & 4 are in C. Part of the Boulder Brass series. Score & parts.
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Includes Score and Parts for 10 brass players: Trumpet 1 in D, Trumpet 2 in Bb, Trumpet 3 in Bb, Flugelhorn, Horn in F, Trombone 1, Trombone 2, Trombone 3, Bass Trombone, Tuba, opt. Timpani. Movements include: Ouverture; Bourree; La Paix; La Rejouissance; Menuet.
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Baroque. For formation of brass quintet with brass septet and timpani. Trumpet 1 (quintet) is piccolo doubling flugelhorn. Trumpet 2 (quintet) is D trumpet doubling flugelhorn. Trumpets 1 and 2 (septet) are natural trumpet in D. Trumpet 3 (septet) is flugelhorn. Septet trombones are alto, tenor and bass.
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21st Century. Musical allegroy on the life of John Henry. For 6 tenor trombones, 4 bass trombones & 2 tubas, plus drum set. Tuba parts could conceivably be performed on bass or contrabass trombones. -cdp
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Classical. Haydn's Concerto for Trumpet (Concerto per il Clarino) in E-flat major was written in 1796 for his friend Anton Weidinger. Weidinger invented a keyed Trumpet which could play chromatically. The Concerto is the first of its kind because of thisnew technique and Haydn includes melodies and scales in the middle and low register, unknown to the earlier valveless instruments. The work is in the traditional three movements, Fast-Slow-Fast exploiting scales, arpeggios, trills, legato and marc...
BRAVO Berlioz! is a dramatic and fun medley arrangement by James Haynor featuring the "Best of Berlioz" for a 10-part double brass quintet with timpani & bass drum. The tuba 1 part can be played adequately on bass trombone, making for 423.01 instrumentation. This work is about 10 minutes in length, and is arranged to create a nice flow between pieces. Selections included in the arrangement are from the following works: • Symphonie Fantastique - Rˆveries (movement 1) • Symph...
James Haynor has arranged a crackerjack medley of Tchaikowsky themes for 10-part brass ensemble, timpani and percussion. This 12 minute work is appropriate for advanced performers. Brass instrumentation is that of double brass quintet (4 trumpets, 2 horns, 2 trombones & 2 tubas). Included are selections from: • Symphony #5 - 1st & 2nd movement • Symphony #4 - 3rd movement Symphony #6 - 2nd & 3rd movement • Serenade for Strings - 1st movement • N...
Traditional Jewish (Hannukah / Chanukah). For 443.11 brass choir with timpani, drum set and 2 percussion. Medley includes settings of Rock of Ages (Maoz Tsur); Who Can Retell (Mi Y'Malel); Hanaukah Hanukah; My Dreidel; Spin Dreidel (S'Vivon); Hanukah O Hanukah. Score & parts.
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20th Century. Jupiter, The Bringer of Jollity, from Holst's immortal music, The Planets, brings magic from the score into the concert hall. Holst has written a score and Ralph Sauer has transcribed it in such a way, that the brilliant sounds and joyous mood are perfectly meshed for large brass choir. Trumpets are in C (part 1 includes Piccolo, part 4 includes Flugelhorn). -the publisher
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