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Above and Beyond Above and Beyond (A Triumphant Fanfare for Band)
James Swearingen - C L Barnhouse Company

If you're searching for an exciting opener, look no more. From the first measure to the last, you'll discover dramatic-sounding melodies that are creatively scored against a background of bold rhythms and... view details
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EEasy
$46.00
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$6.00
Accolade Accolade
Brady Massey - Daehn Publications

High praise and recognition of achievement - both are evident in this glorious piece. Written to honor a special person, it glows with hope and positivity.  An excellent concert opener or closer, it is sure to... view details
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MMedium
$76.00
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$6.00
Adrenaline Engines Adrenaline Engines
Randall D. Standridge - Grand Mesa Music

Thundering percussion, driving rhythms, memorable melodies and frenetic energy are unrelenting in this rip-roaring sonic adventure.  Meter changes enhance the pace while dynamics and expression add character... view details
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EEasy
$65.00
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$8.00
Afterburn Afterburn
Randall D. Standridge - Grand Mesa Music

This piece seeks to capture the emotions of flight in a supercharged jet plane: excitement at takeoff; awe at the beauty of the earth; and an adrenaline burst of joy when the afterburners kick in.  An exciting... view details
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EEasy
$65.00
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$8.00
Aggressivo Aggressivo
Randall Standridge - Grand Mesa Music

Based on two rhythmic motifs, this tightly knit composition is aggressive from start to finish.  Adding to the excitement is driving percussion writing and creative use of dissonance.  This will totally engage... view details
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EEasy
$65.00
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$8.00
Albany Fanfare Albany Fanfare
William Owens - FJH Music Company Inc

Open your next concert with this invigorating fanfare that combines powerful themes with stately lines as music bursts forth in a flurry of energy. A brief middle section incorporates harmonic shifts and... view details
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EEasy
$40.00
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$6.00
Always United, Forever Strong Always United, Forever Strong (Fanfare for Winds and Percussion)
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Depicting the aftermath of a hurricane, this work starts with just a single note as a single person emerges. Others emerge and the music builds quickly, resulting in a glorious fanfare.  If you are looking for... view details
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MMedium
$75.00
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$6.00
American Flourish American Flourish
Robert W. Smith - C L Barnhouse Company

An excellent programming choice that's easy to prepare and extremely effective! Based on traditional American melodies Yankee Doodle, When Johnny Comes Marching Home and Shenandoah, this... view details
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MMedium
$68.00
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$7.00
Antiphonal Fanfare Antiphonal Fanfare
Aleks Sternfeld-Dunn - FJH Music Company Inc

This outstanding contemporary fanfare is based on phrases that overlap throughout the ensemble.  The work carries a sense of triumph and power as the sweeping phrases continue to build in intensity under... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$85.00
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$11.00
Ascension Ascension (Fanfare for Band)
James Swearingen - C L Barnhouse Company

This dramatic work is an excellent choice to begin that special concert. Dynamic percussion writing, an introductory fanfare and a noble, heroic theme will fill the auditorium with glorious sounds from each... view details
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VEVery Easy
$44.00
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$6.00
Autumn Fanfare Autumn Fanfare
Mekel Rogers - FJH Music Company Inc

Perform this robust fanfare as a grand concert opener for your next program. Composed for younger bands, the music has few technical demands, allowing students to focus on developing a full ensemble sound. The... view details
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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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$5.00
Bandfare Bandfare
Daniel Jones - Wingert-Jones Publications

An enthusiastic fanfare that will begin your concert in an impressive manner. Designed for middle school students, it provides more complex rhythms and harmonies, all within the technical... view details

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EEasy
$45.00
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$5.00
Burn Burn
Roland Barrett - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This one is a real barn burner! This original contemporary and high powered overture will introduce your group in grand style. You can be sure it will draw both attention and acclaim from... view details

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MMedium
$75.00
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$10.00
A Call to Celebration A Call to Celebration
David R. Holsinger - TRN Music Pub. Co.

Two favorite Phi Mu Alpha fraternity songs are highlighted in this short fanfare. The Sinfonia Anthem is an energetic march-like song written in 1908, and Sinfonian Hymn is a serene and... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$95.00
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$12.00
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MAMedium-Advanced
$20.00
Captain Courageous Captain Courageous
Rob Romeyn - C L Barnhouse Company

This powerfully bold and regal fanfare will have developing bands sounding beyond their years. Opening with a powerful and declarative opening statement, memorable melodic lines then follow, making this... view details

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EEasy
$48.00
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$6.00
Carnegie Anthem Carnegie Anthem
William Owens - FJH Music Company Inc

This piece pays tribute to the venerable Carnegie Hall, one of the world's most prestigious performance venues, as well as to vibrant New York City. The opening statement is a bold, brilliant fanfare... view details
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MMedium
$55.00
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$6.00
Celebrate the Season Celebrate the Season
Matt Conaway - C L Barnhouse Company

The opening notes of this vibrant holiday fanfare will have your holiday concert sparkling! The melody of Joy to the World is taken though a flurry of styles and sounds that build to an... view details

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EEasy
$48.00
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EEasy
$6.00
Chase the Shouting Wind Chase the Shouting Wind
Vince Gassi - Alfred Music Publishing

Strap yourself in and get ready to take to the skies! Inspired by the poem High Flight, by pilot John Gillespie Magee, Jr., this thrilling work will have you soaring through the... view details

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MMedium
$75.00
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$10.00
Clash Clash
Ryan Main - Wingert-Jones Publications

Take your performance to the next level with this stunning concert opener!  An intriguing work that immediately grabs the attention of the audience and holds it through the final measure.  Fresh and uniquely... view details
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MMedium
$70.00
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$10.00
Clouds That Sail in Heaven Clouds That Sail in Heaven
Todd Stalter - Alfred Music Publishing

You'll capture everyone's attention with this enthralling fanfare based on the hymn All Creatures of Our God and King. Short fragments of the melody are effectively combined with syncopated figures and... view details
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MMedium
$65.00
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$9.00
Dakota Fanfare Dakota Fanfare
Erik Morales - FJH Music Company Inc

If the audience hasn't had their coffee before the performance, they won't need it after they've heard this aurally caffeinated fanfare!  Flurries of sound in the winds, intense rhythms in the whole ensemble... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$90.00
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$11.00
Dominance Dominance (A Fanfare for Band)
Matt Conaway - C L Barnhouse Company

What a powerful piece for your beginning players!  Your entire band will dominate this concert opener, written using only the first six notes of the Bb scale.  Don't pass up on this opportunity to impress your... view details
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VEVery Easy
$42.00
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$6.00
Ecstatic Fanfare Ecstatic Fanfare
Steven Bryant - Steven Bryant

A short exuberant work from the first movement of Bryant's larger work Ecstatic Waters. Striking and resonant for an effective opening statement at any concert performance.... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$115.00
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$25.00
Exaltation Fanfare Exaltation Fanfare
Curtis Melton - Gary P Gilroy Publications, Inc.

Open your next performance with this uplifting celebration in sound! Meant to be performed with unbridled energy and passion, this is perfect if you are looking to inject some excitement into your next... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$59.00
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$20.00