Classical Period. Four short movements entitled: Intrada; Choral; Polonaise; Gigue. Contains some intricate rhythmic interplay throughout the ensemble. First trumpet player needs to be comfortable above the staff up to high C in the Polonaise movement. Arranger suggests that this arrangement is also playable by French horn quartet or treble clef euphonium quartet. Optional timpani part.
20th Century. American. American. Lively, tuneful, and popular trumpet trio arranged here for trumpet quartet. A great piece for featuring rapid single or double tonguing throughout the ensemble. Score & parts. -pc/cdp
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This music comes from the church in Schnaitsee, Upper Bavaria. They are easy, two-part pieces that were played by the Stadtpfifer (citypipers) around 1800 to ring in sacred and secular festivals and feasts. Score & parts.
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21st Century (2005). For 211.00 brass quartet or trumpet quartet. "Australians and New Zealanders commemorate the ANZAC Day public holiday on April 25th every year to honor the bravery, and sacrifice, of the members of the Australian and New Zealand ArmyCorps (ANZAC), and those who have served their country in time of war. Fanfare for ANZAC Day was commissioned by the Australian Embassy in Washington DC for the ANZAC Day Service at the National Cathedral on April 25th, 2005. It was premiered by t...
Classical. For 3 (or 4) trumpets in C and timpani. Timpani part may be doubled by an optional fourth trumpet (fourth trumpet must transpose the timpani part in bass clef). In the first section of the march marked "Allegro Maestoso," the two upper trumpetparts are opposed to the third trumpet and timpani in a call and response pattern. The trio is marked "Prestissimo" and features unison rhythm. Range from C below the staff to G on top of the staff. Score and parts included, but fourth trumpet m...
Baroque. The four-part chorales of Bach become excellent material for trumpet ensembles in intonation and interaction. Wenger uses alternate dynamics, voice switching, and more to encourage players to listen carefully to each other, and often uses the Chorales as warm-up material. Published in score form, so that each player sees what the others are doing, and to facilitate voice switching in practice, it is recommended that a score is shared by no more than two players. For intermediate to advan...
Romantic. Opera. For trumpet quartet or 301.00, 401.00, 300.10 or 400.10 brass quartet or quintet. In this edition of Georges Bizet's famously seductive aria from Carmen, the melodic lead is carried exclusively by 1st Trumpet while 4th Trumpet provides the accompanying ostinato throughout -- in case the 4th part needs to be reinforced or substituted, an optional trombone/baritone B.C. part is included with each set. Duration 2:25. -the publisher
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20th Century. Collection of four original works writtem to augment the 4-trumpet literature at a time when there was little available. Includes: • Fanfare for the Peninsula Fair, 1977 • Motion • Out of the Past (optional off-stage playing). • Present Tense
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21st Century (2006). The Prelude is a combination of fanfare and lyrical sections as well as tonal and polytonal harmonies. The Intrada features crisp, energetic rhythms and lyrical contrapuntal writing. This work makes a memorable concert piece as well as a stirring work to use in a church setting. Multiple players may be used on the individual parts to create a larger ensemble. The two movements may also be performed independently. Duration is approx 5:25 minutes. - the composer.
Baroque. Popular Italian opera and oratorio composer Antonio Caldara created this sonata originally as an overture for the opera Cajo Fabbricio. The first section is a delightful allegro with descending sixteenth note sequences in the piano and lively melodies in the first and second trumpets. Lower trumpet parts and timpani are have a supportive accompanimental role and could be well-achieved by intermediate players. The second and final movement is a brief, ornamented Andante for solo piano...
A collection of 30 fanfare marches for four trumpets and optional timpani. The timpani part is derived from the 4th trumpet part which, therefore, requires a strong low register. Each trumpet part is quite active. Quite often the 3rd trumpeter has soloistic moments. Range is moderate ascending to a high G on the top of the staff for trumpet 1. Triple tonguing or fast single tonguing is required for several of these marches. -pc
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Baroque. In the key of Bb Major. Commonly known (incorrectly) as the Trumpet Voluntary as composed by Purcell, this piece is actually the Prince of Denmark's March by Jeremiah Clarke, an English Baroque composer. This edition gets the composer's name correct, but not the title.
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