Based on the melody "Ma'oz Tzur" by Marcello. Simple melodies with interesting counter-melodies that speed up with a flurry of notes for the ending. One 5/4 measure and 16th notes for the flute, clarinet and oboe towards the end. Clarinet in Bb. Score & parts. -AP
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 052481 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $15.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Christmas. This piece was written in the thirteenth Century by an unknown composer. It was set as a single melodic line as many Gregorian chants were constructed. Lush, modern harmonies have been added to make it the popular Christmas piece it is today. The flute is the featured player in this arrangement and first states the melody alone. This is to emulate the call and response between a soloist and congregation at a church service. -the publisher
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Christmas. After initially introducing the theme in a mere "cloud of sound", the piece, then, starts off in a Cajun/New Orleans groove. All the voices have their solo spots. More and more independent voices join in falling into the groove and, thus, intensifying the tune: The woodwind family is in high Christmas spirits. Shortly after the climax - Is it the turkey or the presents? - the festivities are concluded in a short and classical manner. But, wait! It is a little musical joke that finally ...
Pat-a-Pan is a rustic Europen Christmas carol, here set in a round beginning with the highest voice and pyramiding down. The percussive "drone" parts add a distinct color. This sort of writing works well with various combinations of woodwind instruments.Even the lowest part gets to shine with an unaccompanied pass through the melody. Parts provided variously for flute, oboe, clarinet, alto sax, tenor sax, bass clarinet, bassoon & horn.
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 071621 Grade: Intermediate Price: $25.00 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days
Also called "The Ryans and the Pittmans," this popular Newfoundland folk song has been sung and danced to on the East Coast of Canada since the early 1900s. The lyrics tell of a sailor, named Bob Pittman, who wants to sail home to marry his sweetheart. Melody is found throughout the ensemble in this fun and rollicking tune. This folk song arrangement is part of a collection for young musicians celebrating Canada's 150th anniversary since joining Confederation. This is an arrangement for 5-part in...
Arranger added some fun and humor by alternating the melody between the flute and bassoon throughout the first half of the piece. This is a light version with many exposed parts for each instrument. Clarinet in Bb. Score & parts. -AP
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 051741 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $8.50 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
Traditional American sea chanty folksong. This arrangement is geared towards a developing student ensemble. Majority of dotted rhythms have been switched to steady eighth and quarter notes. Is a great teaching tool and performance piece for ensembles working on blending and contuing flowing melodies. Score & parts. Clarinet in Bb. -AP
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 067168 Grade: Grade 3 - Early Intermediate Price: $14.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
"Siman Tov V' Mazel Tov" is a traditional Jewish song which is commonly heard at weddings, bar and bat mitzvahs, and other festive occasions. Its joyous mood is evocative of a party in full swing. Throughout this lively arrangement the melody gets perpetually tossed around the group, so everyone gets a chance to be the life of the party, even if only for a few bars. -the publisher
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 114816 Grade: Intermediate Price: $15.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
A fun arrangement for an advanced high school or professional ensemble that will certainly hold the interest of your listeners. Each "day of Christmas" has it's own contrasting melody that is usually a flurry of 16th notes and trills. Clarinet in Bb. Optional Bb bass clarinet part included for bassoon substitution. Score is handwritten. Score & parts. -AP (score sample pages)
Lyrical variations that stay within a comfortable range for all instruments. Melody is fragmented and passed between instruments, which would be great practice for a young ensemble. Includes eighth notes with a few staccato. Bassoon part switches fromtenor to bass clef. Clarinet in Bb. Score & parts. Duration: 3'20" -AP
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 047264 Grade: Grade 2 - Late Elementary Price: $16.00 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days
For interchangeable woodwind ensemble. Parts are as follows: Part 1 - flute/oboe/clarinet; Part 2 - flute/oboe/clarinet; Part 3 - clarinet/alto sax; Part 4 - clarinet/alto sax/tenor sax/french horn; Part 5 - bass clarinet/bassoon/bari sax.
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 079651 Grade: Intermediate Price: $25.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
5 variations of this well-known tune. Begins as a military march with optional piccolo to portray a fife. This soon leads into a 7/8 variation and then the theme is accompanied by a flurry of 16th notes from the flute. The final variation is played about as fast as possible! Clarinet in Bb. Score & parts. -AP
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 066013 Grade: Grade 5 - Early Advanced Price: $17.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
20th Century: Tonal. The only piece ever published by this composer happens to be a 5 movement woodwind quintet. A bit of doubling of parts and some movements are lightly scored to keep melodic line exposed. Movements: Gavotte; Sarabande; Tango; Pas de Deux; Waltz. Clarinet in Bb. Score & parts. -AP
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 058678 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $21.50 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
A medley of 6 African-American spirituals: Little David Play on Your Harp; Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child; Ezekial Saw the Wheel; Were You There; Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen; Every Time I Feel the Spirit. Clarinet in Bb; Horn in F. Includes substitute Bass Clarinet for Basson. Duration: 7'40"
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 072698 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $20.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
A must have for any Woodwind Quintet. Perfect for encores. Great arrangemnts including MORES Cuartito Azul (a tango); El Firulete (milonga); PIANA Caseron de Tejas (vals porteno); MADERNA Lluvia de Estrellas (tango).
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 058680 Grade: Advanced Price: $28.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours