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Landscapes Landscapes
Rossano Galante - G. Schirmer, Inc.

This short, exciting overture features plenty of power and musical depth.  Perfect as a concert opener for mature groups, it is a dynamic way to showcase your ensemble. ... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$85.00
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$7.50
Legacy Fanfare Legacy Fanfare
Jack Wilds - FJH Music Company Inc

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EEasy
$55.00
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$7.00
Liberty Fanfare Liberty Fanfare
John Williams/arr. Bocook - Hal Leonard Corporation

One hundred years after the dedication of the Statue of Liberty in 1886, John Williams was commissioned to compose a fanfare for the re-dedication ceremony. At this event, Mr. Williams led the Boston Pops... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$195.00
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$25.00
Look To The Skies Look To The Skies (A Glorious Fanfare)
James Swearingen - C L Barnhouse Company

When looking for well-scored music that is highly inspirational, you can't do better than this. An impressive opening features strong percussion and powerful chords leading to the very... view details

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VEVery Easy
$46.00
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$6.00
 
Look to the Skies Concert Band CD 
$14.95
Magic City Fanfare Magic City Fanfare
Gary Fagan - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

Bold lines and fanfare-style brass motifs bring a noble flavor to Magic City Fanfare. This striking piece reinforces dotted rhythms and syncopation, and offers fresh harmonies rarely found at this... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$65.00
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$7.00
Mammoth Fanfare Mammoth Fanfare
Bradley Kerr Green - Print Music Source

Just the attention-grabbing kind of piece you'll want to use to open your next concert. From its Copland-like opening to its dramatic close, this concert fanfare provides a combination of driving... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$75.00
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$20.00
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
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$6.00
Mighty Towers Mighty Towers
Matt Conaway - C L Barnhouse Company

Expert scoring, tuneful melodies and thunderous percussion make young bands sound simply spectacular in this concert opener. Inspired by the majestic Sydney Harbor Bridge, it brings images of this... view details

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VEVery Easy
$44.00
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$6.00
 
Look to the Skies Concert Band CD 
$14.95
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
New Era Fanfare New Era Fanfare
Randall Standridge - Grand Mesa Music

Start your next concert off with this edgy fanfare. The distinctive syncopated melody engages the audiences as it propels the music along. Adding to the texture is the creative use of synthesizer. This opener... view details
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EEasy
$65.00
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$8.00
North Star North Star
Peter Terry - Carl Fischer LLC

The North Star appears to the naked eye as a single bright star in a circle of apparent darkness. This has made it a beacon and a guide to explorers and travelers. "North Star" is a dramatic fanfare for band... view details
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VEVery Easy
$50.00
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$6.00
Panhandle Prelude Panhandle Prelude
Jack Stamp - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

Panhandle Prelude is built on a syncopated rhythm and a whole-tone scale. These musical ideas are effectively woven into a driving, intense work that will make a terrific opener!

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MAMedium-Advanced
$85.00
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$9.00
Panoramic Landscapes Panoramic Landscapes (Fanfare for Winds and Percussion)
Tyler S. Grant - TSG Music Works

Originally scored for brass and percussion, this dynamic fanfare has been rescored for the modern wind band, expanding the harmonic colors and textures. An excellent concert opener that will launch your... view details

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MMedium
$45.00
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$15.00
Pineville Celebration Overture Pineville Celebration Overture
Ward Miller - Devmusic Company

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MMedium
$76.00
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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
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$4.00
Prelude to a Celebration Prelude to a Celebration
Philip Sparke - Dehaske

A majestic fanfare opens this joyous work before a vibrant theme is presented. Driving rhythms and technical woodwind parts add zest while heralding brasses add a splash of color. A bright concert selection. ... view details
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MMedium
$123.00
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$26.00
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
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$10.00
Regency Fanfare Regency Fanfare
Michael Story - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

A bold opening statement for first-year players!  Your beginners will show pride and confidence when they start their concert with this thrilling fanfare.  Scored for confidence and easy to play, it's both... view details
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BBeginning
$50.00
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$8.00
Reign Reign
Robert W. Smith - C L Barnhouse Company

Majestic and regal, this fanfare statement drew inspiration from the monarchs of European history. The stately melody will highlight strengths throughout the band, building confidence and making... view details

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BBeginning
$42.00
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$6.00
 
Awaken the Greatness Concert Band CD 
$14.95
Rejouissance Rejouissance
Andrew Yozviak - Northeastern Music Publications

Thrill the audience with this joyous, energetic fanfare for advanced groups.  This high-spirited work blazes from start to finish.  The perfect opener to any concert. ... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$75.00
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$8.00
Salute to a Hero Salute to a Hero
Philip Sparke - Dehaske

A brilliant brass fanfare opens this sparkling piece, further decorated by the woodwind lines.  A central lyrical section brings a mood of calm and contrasts brass and woodwind sections before the fanfare... view details
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MMedium
$92.00
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$17.00
Seven Hills Overture Seven Hills Overture
John Fannin - Alfred Music Publishing

Start your next performance with this robust work for a resounding opening statement! This exciting fanfare utilizes shifting meters to create a light, happy groove and spirited introduction... view details

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MMedium
$85.00
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$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
Skygazer Fanfare Skygazer Fanfare
Randall D. Standridge - Alfred Music Publishing

Syncopated rhythms, layered percussion, and a sense of forward motion are all used in this concert band work to create an exciting soundscape for young musicians. Careful attention has been paid to... view details

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VEVery Easy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$7.00