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Concert Openers for Concert Band (112)
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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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Band Set & Score 
VEVery Easy
$44.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
 
Soaring Above the Clouds: Album for the Young Concert Band CD 
$14.95
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
Additional Score 
$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
Additional Score 
$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
$82.00
Additional Score 
$10.00
C141 Starlifter C141 Starlifter
Randall D. Standridge - Grand Mesa Music

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MEMedium Easy
$65.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
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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Band Set & Score 
MAMedium-Advanced
$95.00
Additional Score 
$12.00
Full Score Large Size
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 the... view details

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EEasy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
 
Awaken the Greatness Concert Band CD 
$14.95
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
Additional Score 
$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
 
Awaken the Greatness Concert Band CD 
$14.95
A Celebration Overture A Celebration Overture
Bruce Broughton - Alfred Music Publishing

The concert opener "A Celebration Overture" is really an extended fanfare, opening with an energetic brass and percussion motif that forms the basis of most of the piece that follows. A contrasting lyrical... view details
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Band Set & Score 
MAMedium-Advanced
$85.00
Additional Score 
$11.00
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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Band Set & Score 
MMedium
$78.00
Additional Score 
$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
Additional Score 
$9.00
Crossfire Crossfire
Gary P. Gilroy - Wingert-Jones Publications

A composition for intermediate bands that are ready to make some intense and passionate music. Driving and relentless, students will enjoy the intense nature of the piece as well as the occasional time... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
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
Additional Score 
$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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Band Set & Score 
VEVery Easy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
 
Soaring Above the Clouds: Album for the Young Concert Band CD 
$14.95
Drive! Drive!
Patrick Roszell - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Energetic and fast paced, this concert or contest opener will be sure to seize the attention of your students and audience. (2:15)... view details
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Band Set & Score 
MMedium
$67.00
Additional Score 
$10.00
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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Band Set & Score 
MAMedium-Advanced
$115.00
Additional Score 
$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
Additional Score 
$20.00
Falcon Fanfare Falcon Fanfare
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

This short and spirited fanfare will start your concert off in a bright and joyful way. Moving tonalities and exciting cluster chords heard throughout the piece are very achievable for bands at this level. The... view details
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EEasy
$50.00
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$5.00
Fanfare Heroica Fanfare Heroica
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Using limited ranges and no eighth notes in the winds, this fanfare is an ideal piece for first-year students. From the powerful opening statement to the inviting harmonic progressions that follow, your young... view details
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BBeginning
$40.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Fanfare Supernova Fanfare Supernova
Larry Clark - Carl Fischer LLC

An explosive fanfare-type composition for the youngest students. There are very limited rhythms and notes, but it still has a bold character with slightly advanced harmonies for a more mature... view details

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BBeginning
$45.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
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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MMedium
$70.00
Additional Score 
$7.50
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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Band Set & Score 
MMedium
$59.00
Additional Score 
$11.00
 
Wind Music of James Curnow Concert Band CD 
$14.95
 
Fanfare and Flourishes Concert Band CD 
$14.95