Romantic (1899). Spanish. Recuerdos de la Alhambra (Memories of the Alhambra) is a "tremolo" study with a romantic, suitable and absolutely captivating melody. The procedure insists on repetition, placing the background on an ethereal line where Arabesque and rhythm prevail. -the publisher
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20th Century. Written for the Empire Brass Quintet by American composer Ira Taxin. Intricate rhythmic overlays, dramatic crescendos and subito piano effects. Extended upper range featured towards the end of the work by the first trumpet (up to high D# above the staff). Trumpets in Bb or C. Duration: 30 seconds.
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20th century (1973). This challenging work by Ira Taxin is dedicated to the Empire Brass Quintet and features asymmetrical and changing meters, sudden dynamic changes, rapid tonguing, and flutter tonguing, and much more. Most notably, the composer includes sophisticated rhythmic combinations to the extent that he sometimes includes cues and partial scores in the parts to make coordination of the ensemble easier. A great challenge for a mature group. Trumpet parts in C. Harmon mute required for...
21st Century (2013). Legendswas composed for the Eufonix Quartet. Legends are tales often tied to historical events or locations. Most often legends are believable, but not believed. The juxtaposition of a lush-romantic melody and a whimsical rhythmic motif, this work evokes the idea of grand story telling. -the publisher
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Romantic. A master of melodic expression, this hauntingly beautiful theme from Peter Ilyich Tschaikowsky's String Quartet No. 1 (Op. 11) is based on a Ukrainian folksong and is one of his most familiar works. Perfect for contest and recital programs. Duration 5:15. -the publisher
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Romantic. The Andante Cantabile from Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5 must be one of the most recognizable pieces of music in the repertoire. The beautifully written solos, especially for the horn run the gamut of human emotions and inspire the soul.
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Romantic. Tchaikowsky's popular Dance from his famous Nutcracker is here set for brass quintet with celeste (optionally with synthesizer, piano or organ). Standard 211.01 brass quintet. Trombone employs tenor clef.
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Romantic. Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker is the most performed ballet by far of any other work and its melodies are universally loved. There is no other work that captures the imagination and turns us all into children again. Ross Holcombe has done a great jobwith his arrangement of four movements from The Nutcracker Suite (March; Trepak; Arabian Dance; The Waltz of the Flowers) as the grand finale featuring the tuba on the famous harp cadenza....yes....it can be done!! -the publisher
Romantic. Transcription of the famous waltz from Tchaikowsky's romantic ballet, "Sleeping Beauty." Just as in the original orchestral work, this version begins with an extended crescendo which leads to the powerful low brass feature accompanied by alternating trumpet trills. Trumpets cover most of the melodic work. Frequent dynamic changes give plenty of opportunity to bring the romantic spirit of this popular piece to life. Score & parts. -pc (score sample page)
20th Century (1910). For solo euphonium & TTTB trombone quartet (5 parts total). The solo part is not technically demanding, and could be played on trombone (see publisher notes below). -cdp Let My Prayer Arise, Op. 24, No. 6 was written in 1910 as part of the Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts. This predominately Eastern Orthodox Lenten ceremony is held in the evening during Holy Week, usually on Wednesday and/or Friday. These vespers are quite solemn and are preceded by a day of total fasting ...
The Heroic Suite is a rearranged compilation of pieces taken from various Telemann compositions for solo instrument and continuo (organ). In this arrangement, containing fifteen pieces, the solo voice is found in all the upper four voices and the continuo line is performed by the tuba. The pieces used in this arrangement are: Solemnity, Mercy, Valour, Sweetness, Tranquillity, Aria, Kindness, Minuet, Generosity, Loure, Majesty, Call to Arms, Love, Rejoicing, Jollity and Hope. -the publisher
20th Century. Transcription of the popular Spanish march for concert band. Driving vivace with shifting keys from minor to major. Light-hearted final melody in C major brings this crowd pleasing arrangement to its conclusion. Moderate range. Melodic andother technical musical lines distributed throughout the ensemble. Score & parts. -pc (score sample page)