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Concert Openers for Concert Band (120)
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Samuel R. Hazo - Hal Leonard Corporation

Put the hall on notice that a concert has just begun!  Dynamic brass hits, woodwind runs, shimmering chorales and percussion breaks keep both the player and the listener on the edge of their seats during this... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$125.00
Additional Score 
$15.00
 
The Concert Works of Samuel R. Hazo Vol. 1 Concert Band CD 
$14.95
Grand Canyon Fanfare Grand Canyon Fanfare
James Newton Howard/arr. Paul Murtha - Hal Leonard Corporation

James Newton Howard composed this dynamic fanfare for the closing segment of the 1993 movie "Grand Canyon." The film is now largely forgotten; however, the music remains a vibrant and powerful statement and... view details

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MMedium
$75.00
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$7.50
A Grand Opening A Grand Opening
Darren Mitchell - Grand Mesa Music

Impress your audience and grow your students' musicality with this glorious concert opener! Memorable tunes, excellent editing, and very imaginative scoring all add up to a winner of a young band overture,... view details

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E-EEasy-Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Heroes Triumphant Heroes Triumphant
William Owens - FJH Music Company Inc

With driving rhythms and an array of tonal colors, Heroes Triumphant is a musical manifestation of vivacity and high spirits. Beginning crisply, the trumpet section is heard in a bright fanfare fashion.... view details
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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
Heroic Fanfare Heroic Fanfare
Paul Murtha - Hal Leonard Corporation

Originally composed for Herald Trumpets, the U.S. Army Band's acclaimed trumpet ensemble, Paul Murtha's dramatic fanfare... view details

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MAMedium-Advanced
$65.00
Extra Part String Pack score and parts
$25.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
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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MAMedium-Advanced
$90.00
Additional Score 
$15.00
Integritas Integritas
Earl J. Fox, Jr. - Daehn Publications

The big, brassy, syncopated opening tells you something great is coming, and you won't be disappointed! A fast-driving introduction moves to an adagio cantabile featuring beautiful solos for several... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$76.00
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$6.00
Into the Clouds! Into the Clouds!
Richard Saucedo - Hal Leonard Corporation

This exciting composition packs plenty of drama and intensity in less than two minutes!  Featuring active percussion writing, powerful brass statements and woodwind flourishes, this is a perfect program opener... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$7.50
 
The Music of Richard L. Saucedo Volume 3 Concert Band CD 
$14.95
Invincible Invincible (A Fanfare for Band)
Robert W. Smith - C L Barnhouse Company

Let the concert begin! There will be no question that the concert has begun when you open your performance with this bold musical statement. Brilliant trumpet fanfares and powerful percussion interludes... view details
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EEasy
$46.00
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$5.00
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
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$10.00
Journey to the Stars Journey to the Stars (Fanfare for Band)
James Swearingen - C L Barnhouse Company

Here's a great way to open your next concert! The exciting drive of percussion introduces the glorious sounds of woodwinds and brass for a bold announcement that the best is yet to come. Instrumental parts are... view details
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VEVery Easy
$44.00
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VEVery Easy
$6.00
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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MMedium
$80.00
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$14.00
Jubilant Fanfare Jubilant Fanfare
Michael Story - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Open your next concert on a bold and gallant note. This majestic original opens with a noble statement that heralds a heroic theme worthy of any champion. Carefully scored to ensure... view details

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EEasy
$57.00
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$10.00
Juggernaut Juggernaut
Gary D. Ziek - Wingert-Jones Publications

A juggernaut is a massive inexorable force that crushes whatever is in its path, and this dynamic concert opener certainly lives up to the title. Written in a perpetual motion style, the intensity... view details

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MMedium
$70.00
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$10.00
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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MMedium
$65.00
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$6.00
 
From the Eye of the Storm Concert Band CD 
$14.95
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
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
The Machine Awakes The Machine Awakes
Steven Bryant - Steven Bryant

In this work for youth and/or community bands with electronics, experience the sounds of something not human waking up for the first time. From the opening swirling textures, one senses the first hesitant... view details
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EEasy
$95.00
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$20.00
Magic City Fanfare Magic City Fanfare
Gary Fagan - Neil A Kjos Music Co

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

From its Copland-like opening to its dramatic close this concert fanfare provides combination of driving rhythms and rich ensemble harmonies that make it a strong concert opener. Commissioned by Larry... 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
Additional Score 
$10.00