21st Century. Written by Michael Kaman, better known for his Hollywood film work, including the scores to Die Hard, Mr Holland's Opus, Lethal Weapon, X-men and others. This quintet was written for the Canadian Brass and has been recorded on their CD, Amazing Brass. Score & parts.
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20th Century (1969). Tonal. Jazz. Set in 6 movements, entitled The Jogger; Seashine; Laurel & Hardy March; Short Conversation; Auralin; Do You Want To Be Loved... Yes? Sartorical and witty with the some finger snapping and grunting to boot. Mixed meters, jazzy passages. The year of composition says a lot about the overall experience intended. Requires some rhythm chops, but not overly so. --cdp
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20th Century. Jazz. "Only a few short years ago, jazz and classical music were considered separate and mutually exclusive worlds. No musician, it was believed, could operate in both. But in the last 2 decades, a new breed of musician, at ease and adept in both, has emerged. And one of the most respected - by fellow musicians and listeners alike - is a Bostonian named Roger Kellaway. He is considered one of the major jazz pianists of our time; critic Leonard Feather, who does not use the word lig...
A challenging set for college and professional ensembles by a gifted young American contemporary composer. Mixed Brass Quintet (Bb Trumpet 2, French Horn, Trombone, Tuba/Bass Trombone). Set of Score and Parts. Grade: 6 Duration: 13:00 (total). -the publisher
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21st Century (2007). This extraordinary large work in three movements [Cats & Dogs, Fanfare & Chorale, Big Band] is not only delectable to perform, but is flexible in how to program. Performable as a whole, each movement as a stand alone work, or coupling two of the movements together all works very well. -the publisher
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Jazz. Medium swing setting of a popular song from the 1914 show The Girl from Utah. The song became a standard in the 1950's after being featured in movies and being recorded by Frank SImatra, among others. -cdp
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21st Century (2009). This work is my second essay for brass quintet, composed in 1993 and revised in 2009. The four movements are named for differing types of metal from which, historically, the instruments have sometimes been made or veneered. But thesemovement titles, (Brass, Silver, Copper and Gold) are only points of inspiration. The music itself presents four movements of contrasting tempos and coloration. -the composer
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20th Century (1975). The Quintet No. 1 for brass instruments was composed in 1975 when I was teaching at a university, though it was not premiered until many years later. The piece is the first of several for brass instruments. It is in three contrastingmovements of a neo-Classical style, similar to the works of Hindemith. Score & parts. -the publisher (score sample pages)
21st Century (2007). A set of four dances based upon traditional folk melodies from a region in Germany called Frankenland. Generally late-intermediate to early-advanced in difficulty, with some mixed meter.
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21st Century. Turmmusik, meaning tower music, is music played from a church tower by a local band of musicians. It originated in 16th century Germany, where the music performed was usually a chorale played by wind instrumentalists. Brass performances were the most common according to the surviving music, though all kinds of instruments were featured in turmmusik.
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