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Jump Jump
arr. Jay Bocook and Will Rapp - Hal Leonard Corporation

Recorded by "Van Halen" in 1984 and made popular again thanks to the tv series "Glee," here is a rock-the-stands version of this signature anthem! With a moderate tempo and pounding groove, this is one your... view details
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Marching Band 
MMedium
$65.00
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$5.00
Karn Evil 9 Karn Evil 9
arr. Tom Wallace - Arrangers Publishing Company

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MAMedium-Advanced
$70.00
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$5.00
Ludwig and Wolfgang Ludwig and Wolfgang (Scored for Smaller Bands)
arr. Jay Dawson - Arrangers Publishing Company

This fun chart, scored for smaller bands, is a moment of "revenge" for anyone who had to take piano lessons as a kid. ... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$80.00
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$5.00
Magical Mystery Tour Opener Magical Mystery Tour Opener
John Lennon & Paul McCartney/arr. Saucedo - Hal Leonard Corporation

"The Beatles" came to America 40 years ago and forever changed the face of popular music. Pay tribute to the Fab Four with this masterful setting of Magical Mystery Tour interspersed with fragments of... view details
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MMedium
$60.00
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$5.00
Magical Mystery Tour/Lady Madonna Magical Mystery Tour/Lady Madonna
John Lennon & Paul McCartney/arr. Wallace - Arrangers Publishing Company

A powerful statement of the legendary Magical Mystery Tour segues into a rhythmic version of Lady Madonna. This Beatles arrangement is brimming with contrast and colorful impacts, along with great... view details

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MMedium
$80.00
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$7.50
The Magnificent Seven The Magnificent Seven
arr. Nick Baratta - Alfred Music Publishing

One of the greatest and most recognizable movie themes has been given special attention in this terrific arrangement, and it's never sounded better! Perfect on the field, in the stands or on the... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$8.00
The Magnificent Seven The Magnificent Seven
arr. Mike Story - Alfred Music Publishing

Your band will sound magnificent when they play this beloved movie theme!  It's a grand opening to any show and gives each section the spotlight! ... view details
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EEasy
$45.00
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$7.00
Man of Steel, Part 1 Man of Steel, Part 1
Hans Zimmer/arr. Mike Story - Alfred Music Publishing

This is Part 1 of a three-part halftime show based on the stunning music from the hit motion picture "Man of Steel." Hans Zimmer has emerged as one of the most important film composers of our time, and this... view details

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EEasy
$60.00
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$7.00
Mangione Opener Mangione Opener
arr. Jay Dawson - Arrangers Publishing Company

What a way to open! A powerful fanfare of Feels So Good leads into a driving arrangement of Children of Sanchez. These classic Mangione hit songs have been carefully scored so that even smaller... view details
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$80.00
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$5.00
Marching Band Drill Design for 32 Winds
$80.00
Marching Band Drill Design for 55 Winds
$80.00
Maria Maria
Leonard Bernstein/arr. Wallace - Arrangers Publishing Company

The ever-popular West Side Storyis a great choice for a complete show, and this enchanting song is presented as a powerful show opener. ... view details
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MMedium
$65.00
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$5.00
Mars Mars
Gustav Holst/arr. Bocook - Hal Leonard Corporation

Everyone knows this riveting movement from Holst's "The Planets," and Jay's arrangement is about as exciting and intense as they come!  Makes a great opener or production number!

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$65.00
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$5.00
The Mask of Zorro The Mask of Zorro
arr. Jay Bocook & Will Rapp - Hal Leonard Corporation

From the dynamic and exciting soundtrack by James Horner, this impressive opener features a distinctive Spanish flair and plenty of visual possibilities. It's a fiery way to start your show! ... view details
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MMedium
$65.00
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$5.00
Minimally Speaking #1 Minimally Speaking #1 (Newrhythmics)
Richard Saucedo & Michael McIntosh - Hal Leonard Corporation

This opener takes a four-note motif and uses it to build intensity from start to finish! Intricate rhythms, unique harmonies, and driving percussion make this fantastic piece a bold statement for the... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$80.00
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$5.00
Minimally Speaking #2 Minimally Speaking #2 (Layers)
Richard Saucedo & Michael McIntosh - Hal Leonard Corporation

This mysterious, song-like work creates a shimmering effect that highlights your band's woodwinds. Nice mallet writing and a powerful brass build near the end create a magical moment in your show!... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$80.00
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$5.00
Minnie the Moocher Minnie the Moocher
arr. Ralph Ford - Alfred Music Publishing

Check out this big band classic in a fresh updated arrangement! A sure-fire hit with hot bluesy brass licks, rock solid scoring, and call-and-response vocal sections (for audience or band). ... view details
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MMedium
$60.00
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$9.00
Misery Business Misery Business
arr. Dave Henning - Matrix Music

This stellar hit from the group Paramore will make a thrilling opener to any field show and will really create a buzz in the stands with the exciting themes and premier scoring.

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MEMedium Easy
$65.00
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$5.00
Mr. Roboto Mr. Roboto
arr. Tom Wallace - Arrangers Publishing Company

From the group "Styx," this techno-rock opener is loaded with contrast and intensity.... view details
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$70.00
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Marching Band Drill Design for 55 Winds
$70.00
Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na
arr. Dave Henning - Matrix Music

As versatile as it is appealing, this rock anthem is... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$65.00
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MEMedium Easy
$5.00
New World Symphony New World Symphony
Anton Dvorak/arr. Sweeney - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's an impressive opener coming from one of the world's most famous symphonies carefully arranged to maximize the potential of younger bands! With the powerful first movement themes contrasted with passages... view details
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EEasy
$50.00
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$5.00
Night Watch - Movement 1 Night Watch - Movement 1
Jay Dawson - Arrangers Publishing Company

Darkly agitated, this show opener pulsates with suspense from beginning to end! ... view details
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MMedium
$80.00
Marching Band 32 Winds
$80.00
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$5.00
The Nightmare Before Christmas - Part 1 The Nightmare Before Christmas - Part 1
Danny Elfman/arr. Brown & Rapp - Hal Leonard Corporation

The sinister, yet darkly entertaining nature of this Tim Burton animated movie comes through loud and clear in the music composed by Danny Elfman. This opener for the field features themes from the... view details
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MMedium
$65.00
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Paul Simon Opener Paul Simon Opener
arr. Jay Dawson - Arrangers Publishing Company

What a great way to begin a performance! Simon and Garfunkel's poignant Bridge Over Troubled Water is followed by the lighthearted You Can Call Me Al. Jay Dawson has arranged this for reduced instrumentation.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$80.00
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$5.00
The Phantom of the Opera The Phantom of the Opera
arr. Paul Lavender - Hal Leonard Corporation

The recent hit movie has stirred renewed interest in this groundbreaking Broadway classic. The familiar opening strains are nothing short of stunning!  An impressive opener for the field! ... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$5.00