The All-Night Vigil (Vespers) opus 37 is an a cappella choral work first performed in 1915. It's fifteen movements consist of Russian Orthodox Church texts. Rachmaninoff had stopped attending church, but he felt compelled to write some of his own chants in the style of the Church, calling them "conscious counterfeits." The work is enormous, over one hour of the most beautiful choral writing with Rachmaninoff's patented rich harmonies, melody and polyphony. Paul Erion has arranged this work for mo...
4 Trumpets, 2 Horns, 4 Trombones, Tuba, Timpani and Percussion; 4 movements. (score sample pages) The first movement, Jason and the Argonauts, represents the crew of heroes on the "Argo," the ship built to carry them in their quest for the Golden Fleece. The Symplegades, or clashing islands, impeded the entrance to the Euxine Sea. These small rocky islands floated on the surface of the water, and in their tossings and heavings occasionally came together to crush anything caught between them....
20th Century. Transcription of a work originally written as a collaboration between ten different composers, including Ibert, Roussel, Milhaud, Poulenc and others. Ravel was tasked with writing the opening fanfare, from which this transcription derives.
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20th Century. One of the most popular Resphigi compositions here arranged for 422.02 (optional could be performed by 421.01) brass ensemble. Includes • Balletto - Il Conte Orlando • Villanella • Gagliarda • Italiana • Siciliana • Passacaglia (score & parts sample pages)
Five movement work deriving inspiration from various grapde based alcoholic beverages. The movements are entitled Champagne, Chablis, Chianti, Hock and Fundador. Set for standard Philip Jones forces of 414.01 brass.
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Transcription for 10 brass of the classic Rossini Overture. Uses piccolo trumpet, 3 Bb trumpets, 2 horns, 2 tenor trombones, bass trombone & tuba. Score & parts. An advanced level work appropriate for university or professional level groups. Score & parts.
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Romantic. Danse Macabre is a tone poem for orchestra written in 1874. According to legend, "Death" appears at midnight every year on Halloween. The Dead come out of their graves to dance till dawn when the cock crows and they return to their graves untilthe next year. Mr. Chasanov has done a "hair-raising" job of scoring his 3-minute arrangement for 10-piece Brass Ensemble of 4 Trumpets, 2 Horns, 2 Trombones and 2 Tubas for advanced performers.
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Baroque. Sonata XII or (Sonata Duodecima a sette) by Johann Heinrich Schmelzer was originally composed in seven parts and is part of a group of works of his entitled Sacro-Profanus Concentus. This arrangement of about 4 minutes in length by Adam Woolf isscored in B-flat for ten brass in two choirs of five and is appropriate for advanced performers. Instrumentation is 4 trumpets, horn, 3 tenor trombones, bass trombone, and tuba. Substitute parts are proviede for trombone 2 (to horn) and for bass t...
21st Century (2005). For many years Jim Self has coached chamber music at The USC Thornton School of Music. He wrote Polarities in 2005 for his student quintets: The Self-Taught Brass and The Z Sharps. It was premiered by them at USC on April 17, 2005. It is a four-minute, one-movement, fanfare-like piece for Two Antiphonal Brass Quintets--al la Gabrielli. The sections are titled A la Fanfare, A la Scherzo and A la Waltz. Emphasizing the antiphonal effect is important to the overall sound with ...
Impressions of the Gettysburg experience including the patriotic, religious, and popular songs of the day that the young men brought with them into the battle. Premiered by the St. John's UCC Brass Choir. 4 min.
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Jazz. Classic up-tempo (q=200) latin jazz tune for 10 brass and percussion. Trumpet 1 is Bb. Trumpet 2 is Bb doubling Eb (or F sopranino trombone); Trumpet 3 is Bb doubling piccolo (or piccolo trombone); Trumpet 4 is Bb doubling soprano trombone (optional). Trombone 4 is bass trombone. Percussion is latin percussion and can be played by one or more players.
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Patriotic. American National Anthem. Arranged for the New York Philharmonic brass section, and performed by them under maestro Alan Gilbert at Yankee Stadium. 1st trumpet plays piccolo trumpet for 2nd half of this arrangement. (Yankees Stadium performance. WAV file. 778Kb) (score sample pages)
American Patriotic. 19th Century (1896). The official march of the United States of America. 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 trombone 4 is bass trombone, trumpets are C,C,C,Bb. -cdp
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Romantic/Early 20th Century. Strauss' famous "Processional Entry" (translated title is actually "Solemn Entry of the Knights of the Order of Saint John") for 25-part large brass choir and tympani. Reduction for 10 part brass choir with timpani. Score & parts.
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Renaissance. For double brass quintet (one with contrabass trombone, the other with tuba), arranged antiphonally with timpani & percussion (tenor drum, bass drum and cymbals). Trumpets in Bb. Trumpet 2 doubles piccolo in Bb. Trumpets 3 & 4 double flugelhorn. -cdp
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Renaissance. Five movement work for double brass quintet (one with bass trombone, the other with tuba), arranged antiphonally with timpani & percussion (tenor drum and tambourine). Trumpets in Bb. Trumpet 2 doubles piccolo in Bb. Movements include La Mourisque; Bransle Quatre Bransles; Basse Danse Bergeret; Ronde - Mon Amy; Pavane Battaile. -cdp
Christmas. "The Holly and the Ivy" is a traditional English Christmas carol. The carol contains intermingled Christian and Pagan imagery, with holly and ivy representing Pagan fertility symbols. Holly and ivy have been important as English Christmas decorations for church use since at least the fifteenth century. This piece is flowing and smooth, quiet and reflective. Duration: 3:00 minutes. - the publisher
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Folk. Traditional Irish (County Derry) folk tune also known as "O Danny Boy." Scored for 414.01 brass ensemble, where one of the trombones is a featured solo. Solo part in bass clef or Bb treble clef included. Score & parts.
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Medley of traditional European Christmas carols, including O Tannenbaum; Alle Jahre Wieder; Von Himmel Hoch; Il nest ne le Divin Enfant; Tochter Zion; Kling Glocklein; Adeste Fidelis (O Come All Ye Faithful); Stille Nacht (Silent Night); Go Tell It on the Mountain.
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O Come, O Come, Emmanuel is an Advent hymn translated from the original Latin - Veni, Veni, Emmanuel first published in the 12th Century. The words and the music developed in separate paths and were linked together in a 1851 publication by Thomas Helmore. Jay Hilfiger's arrangement for 9- or 10-part brass ensemble and percussion (cymbals & side drum) is about 3 minutes in length and appropriate for intermediate to moderately advanced performers. Instrumentation is: • 3 Trumpets in B-f...
Christmas. Subtitled "Just a 'We-Bit' Playful!". An original work for Double Brass Quintet by Paul Chauvin that contains many snippets of familiar Christmas carols throughout. Double Brass Quintet; 2 Piccolo Trumpets or Bb Trumpets. Score & parts.
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Traditional American sea chanty folksong. A pretty arrangement that opens with solo euphonium, with the melody moving to various couplings within the brass choir before returning to the euphonium for the final statement. Uses straight mutes in trumpets, trombones and tuba. This arrangement is unique in that it employs a few alternative harmonies, and many meter changes throughout, from 4/4 to 3/4 and back as dictated by the line of the tune. Newly engraved score & parts, 2015. -cdp (YouTube. S...
Classic Spanish trumpet solo here for solo trumpet & brass ensemble. Possibly one of the most famous traditional Spanish works of music, La Virgen De La Macarena, the Bullfighter's Song is here arranged for solo trumpet, 10-part brass ensemble & percussion by Seattle Symphony trumpeter, Geoffrey Bergler. This work of about 6 minutes in length is for advanced players. Instrumentation is solo trumpet, 4 trumpets, 2 horns, 3 trombones, tuba & snare drum.
For 4 trumpets (Bb or C), 2 horns, 4 trombones (3 tenor, 1 bass), percussion, drum set. Recorded by Burning River Brass on the CD 'Twas the Night Before Christmas. Tunes include Welcome Christmas, from The Grinch; Trim Up the Tree, from The Grinch; Frosty the Snowman; Santa Claus is Coming to Town; Jingle, Jingle, Jingle, from Rudolph; There's Always Tomorrow, from Rudolph; You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch; Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer. Score & parts. (score sample pages)
Includes transcriptions for large brass ensmble of DELIBES Flower Song from Lakme (for 413.11 brass - w/2 flugels in place of trumpets 3 & 4); and BERLIOZ Shepherd's Farewell for 414.01 brass. Score & parts.
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Christmas. Sacred. Medley arrangement by Elizabeth DiSavino of the French carols Ding Dong Merrily on High, O Come O Come Emmanuel and Angels We Have Heard On High. Recorded by the Solid Brass on their CD, Christmas with Solid Brass. Optional parts for performance by standard 211.01 brass quintet. This is one of the finest arrangements of Christmas brass music I know. Score & parts. -cdp (score sample pages)
Christmas. Sacred. Medley arrangement of the German carols In Dulci Jubilo, Silent Night and Hark the Herald Angels Sing. Optional parts for standard 211.01 brass quintet. Recorded by Solid Brass on their CD, Christmas with Solid Brass. An excellent arrangement full of depth and character. -cdp