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Concert Openers for Concert Band (15)
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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
Additional Score 
$5.00
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
Additional Score 
$10.00
Fanfare for a Celebration Fanfare for a Celebration
Gary D. Ziek - Wingert-Jones Publications

Here is the perfect opening work for any festive occasion, beginning with a thrilling sense of anticipation that builds to the spirited fanfare. The tempo then slows as the mood changes to a more dignified and... view details
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MMedium
$70.00
Additional Score 
$10.00
Fire! Fire!
Gary P. Gilroy - Wingert-Jones Publications

Dramatic and intense! Not only will this short, fiery piece leave your audience in awe, but your band will love playing it, too!  It employs a large percussion section, and has your wind players playing... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
Additional Score 
$10.00
Flat Out and Wide Open Flat Out and Wide Open
Barry E. Kopetz - Wingert-Jones Publications

Buckle up for a high speed musical thrill ride!  Opening with the rev of the engine, you quickly jump into high gear as you race across the stark landscape. Shifting gears with short, punctuated chords, the... view details
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MMedium
$70.00
Additional Score 
$10.00
Ignatian Fanfare Ignatian Fanfare
John R. Bourgeois - Wingert-Jones Publications

Accomplished ensembles will relish this spectacular display of musical fireworks! The fanfare opens with timpani introducing the resounding clarion call of bells and brass and resplendent hunting calls in the... view details
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Band Set & Score 
MAMedium-Advanced
$90.00
Additional Score 
$15.00
Joie de Vivre Joie de Vivre
Gary P. Gilroy - Wingert-Jones Publications

You'll find exceptional writing here that places the percussion in a prominent role, alternating with the winds to propel the ensemble from start to finish with rhythmic vitality. This vibrant concert... view details
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MMedium
$70.00
Additional Score 
$10.00
Metrodance Metrodance
Randall D. Standridge - Wingert-Jones Publications

A visit to New York City inspired this vibrant concert work, supercharged with the urban buzz of one of the most amazing places in the world - the speed of life, and the collision of so many personalities,... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Nemesis Nemesis
Gary D. Ziek - Wingert-Jones Publications

Highly volatile and remarkably intense, this is the just the type of attention grabber you'll want to include on your next concert.  Named for the god of vengeance and retribution in Greek mythology, this work... view details
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MMedium
$70.00
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$10.00
Power Drive Power Drive
Gary P. Gilroy - Wingert-Jones Publications

Written for and dedicated to an outstanding music educator, this energetic work for elementary bands represents the powerful effect this teacher has on students. The rhythmic drive that fuels this piece... view details

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VEVery Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$4.00
Quintology Quintology (The Science of Five)
Gary D. Ziek - Wingert-Jones Publications

Here is the concert opener you've been looking for!  The title means "the science of five" and couldn't describe this piece any better as many possibilities of 5/4 time are explored and brilliantly displayed.... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$70.00
Additional Score 
$10.00
Shock Wave Shock Wave
Gary D. Ziek - Wingert-Jones Publications

Driven by a constant sense of propulsion and rippling waves of motion, this piece is aptly titled. The initial shock is provided by the percussion, leading to a tension filled section with multiple layers... view details

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MMedium
$70.00
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$10.00
Spitfire! Spitfire!
Gary P. Gilroy - Wingert-Jones Publications

Here's the perfect opening number for maximum attention and effect!  Beginning with great energy and rapid tempos,  through compelling rhythms and driving accents, this selection seems to virtually electrify... view details
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MMedium
$65.00
Additional Score 
$10.00
Triumph Triumph
Robert E. Foster Jr. - Wingert-Jones Publications

A show piece for young bands - a brilliant celebration of sound! Energetic dance rhythms occur throughout, and exciting percussion writing instills energy into your concert program.  Conservative scoring... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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$6.00
Woodside Fanfare Woodside Fanfare
Daniel Jones - Wingert-Jones Publications

This can be the very first band piece your beginners perform on their very first concert! Tutti writing allows for added confidence and ease in preparation, while unison rhythms and limited ranges make this an... view details
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VEVery Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$4.00