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Concert Openers for Concert Band (29)
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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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$76.00
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Fanfare and Call to the Post Fanfare and Call to the Post
Richard L. Saucedo - Hal Leonard Corporation

Composed as a tribute to legendary racehorse and 2006 Kentucky Derby winner, Barbaro, this work for mature ensembles captures the excitement and pageantry of race day at the track. Rhythmically dynamic from... view details

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Fanfare and Flourishes Fanfare and Flourishes
James Curnow - Curnow Music Press

Here's your next concert opener! This attention-grabbing fanfare is based on Charpentier's familiar Te Deum, and it will definitely have your audience sitting on the edge of their seats! It features... view details
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Fanfare and Hark! The Herald Angels Sing Fanfare and Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Chip Davis/arr. Longfield - Hal Leonard Corporation

Adapted from the Mannheim Steamroller CD A Fresh Aire Christmas, this is actually two publications in one. First is a glorious fanfare in the High Renaissance tradition of antiphonal brass choirs... view details

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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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Fanfare: A Vision and a Dream Fanfare: A Vision and a Dream
Ryan Nowlin - Neil A Kjos Music Co

This dazzling fanfare combines energetic woodwinds and soaring brass into an uplifting and hopeful opener for any concert program!

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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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Gazebo Fanfare Gazebo Fanfare
Chris Donze - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Here is a useful fanfare for the opening of your next concert.  Optional fermatas allow for announcements to be added as "voice-overs."  The gazebo, placed near the center of most small towns in the United... view details
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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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A Joyful Fanfare A Joyful Fanfare
Franco Cesarini - Dehaske

Fill the air with joy when your band plays this majestic concert opener. Noble brass melodies carry the stately fanfare as the detailed scoring enhances the sound. A grand beginning to any program. ... view details
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La Peri La Peri (Fanfare)
Paul Dukas/arr. Longfield - C L Barnhouse Company

A long-time favorite of brass players everywhere.  Bold, brassy and just the right length, this masterful work, originally for orchestra brass, has been skillfully adapted to concert band instrumentation.... view details
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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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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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Red Rocks Fanfare Red Rocks Fanfare
John Bogenschutz - Grand Mesa Music

The beauty and grandeur of the Red Rocks Amphitheater in Colorado is captured magnificently in this exciting fanfare.  The full scoring throughout creates an impressive sound that is perfect as a concert... view details
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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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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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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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