20th Century (1930). Extract from a ballet, quickly withdrawn from circulation due to political sentiment in Stalin era Soviet Russia. The music is well titled, having to do with a young saboteur dropping a bolt into a machine to render it useless. Fun to play, quirky and 100% Shostakovich. Score & parts. (score & trumpet 1 sample pages) (YouTube. Opens new window)
20th Century. After the Second World War, Shostakovich was expected to compose a great Ninth Symphony with giant forces to be dedicated to the great leader, Stalin and the "greatness of the Russian people." Instead, he wrote an abstract, almost Neoclassical work full of mockery, playfulness, and bombastic gestures. The first movement of this great work is featured in a fantastic arrangement by Wes Ballenger for brass quintet with optional percussion (one performer) and can be played by advancedar...
Broadway. Pop. Jazz. "This uplifting tune from the 1920's, done with a bright latin beat! Shaker is optional. There are alternate rhythms provided, so you can find that perfect "lock-in" rhythm." -the arranger
Category: Brass Quintets Item: 088785 Grade: Grade 5 - Early Advanced Price: $18.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
Romantic. Collection of six original works for brass quintet from around 1887. For a non-standard quintet of 2 trumpets, 2 horns (in Eb or F) and trombone (i.e. 221.00). Volume 2 includes numbers 9 through 14 from the complete set of 22 works for mixed brass ensembles (volume 1 is for quartet). Titles are Divertissement; Valse Triste; Scherzo; Melodie; Entracte; Impromptu. Score & parts. (score sample pages)
Great concert "closer." Snippets of 26 favorites: classics, folk, patriotic, Christmas, and more! Includes: America the Beautiful; London Bridge is Falling Down; Yankee Doodle; OFFENBACH Can Can; Row Your Boat; Caisson Song; TCHAIKOWSKY Nutcracker; 3 Blind Mice; Rock-A-Bye Baby; Oh Dear What Can the Matter Be; SOUSA Stars & Stripes; My Country Tis of Thee; For He's A Jolly Good Fellow; MENDELSSOHN Wedding March; Farmer in the Dell; Frere Jacques; The Mulberry Bush; Chopsticks; Pop Goes the Wease...
20th Century. "Ballin' the Jack" is a popular song written by Jim Burris with music by Chris Smith. It introduced a popular dance of the same name with "Folks in Georgia's 'bout to go insane." The song and dance were performed in For Me and My Gal, the 1942 movie starring Judy Garland and Gene Kelly. -wikipedia.org
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21st Century (2018). Ekphrastic - a work of art produced as a rhetorical exercise_a vivid, often dramatic, verbal description of a visual work of art, either real or imagined. Isaac Smith has created four bright descriptive miniatures for brass quintet, vivid and often dramatic. Four movements are: I. Dynamism of a Dancer, II. Dali's Dance, III. Umbrella Blues, IV. Broadway Boogie-Woogie. A challenging and rewarding work for an advanced quintet.
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American Patriotic. The national anthem of the United States of America. This year marks the 200th anniversary of our National Anthem. Carolyn Hamlin has created a thrilling new setting for the occasion. Richard Nichols has arranged brass parts that workwith the organ in a number of different configurations. Solo trumpet and organ, but also Brass Quintet, Trio - all work to make this setting one of the most useful and celebratory. (full & keyboard score sample pages)
Patriotic. American national anthem. Score & parts. Contains 3 different versions: • Traditional instrumental version in Bb major; • Contemporary instrumental version in C major • Vocal with brass quintet version in Ab Major.
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American Patriotic. American National Anthem. Performed by the New York Philharmonic Brass Quintet at Yankee Stadium. Piccolo trpt at end (alternate ending has no picc tpt). In Bb major (concert key). Score & parts.
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American Patriotic. The national anthem of the United States of America. This version of the national anthem of the United States opens with a short fanfare before transitioning into a more traditional setting. Will work for all brass quintet events. Forstandard 211.01 brass quintet (2 trumpets, 1 horn, 1 trombone, 0 euphoniums, 1 tuba). Score & parts. (score sample page)
19th Century. Horn part can be played on trombone (substitution part included). If you are looking for an enjoyable march to include on your quintet program, this arrangement of the Sousa classic might be the perfect solution! First trumpet plays up to high Bb. Score & parts.
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Category: Brass Quintets Item: 028644 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $18.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 14 Days
American Patriotic. 19th Century. Part of the Boulder Brass series. This march came close to being called "The Devil's Deputy." But due to financial arguments, Sousa abandoned this title and its soon-to-be dedication. Sousa was touring in Chicago observing the spectacle America, when a large backdrop depicting The Liberty Bell was lowered. Sounsa's band manager George Hinton suggested the title "The Liberty Bell" for Sousa's recently completed march. Coincidentally, Sousa received a letter from h...