The peaceful melodies of this beautiful lyrical work are an ideal way to showcase the musicality of your developing ensemble. Extremely modest ranges allow directors to focus on line, tone and musical
This classic American folk song has inspired generations of musicians throughout the last two centuries. This setting allows the melody to be featured throughout the band as they explore the
As the warm days of summer pass and the chill of winter is on the horizon, we tend to pause and reflect on what has passed and what lies ahead. The floating lines and evocative
A beautiful addition to any concert for first- or second-year bands. Lovely and well crafted, this lyrical piece for young bands presents numerous opportunities for teaching
Written for first-year performers, this provides a charming musical addition to programming, warm-up, and instrumental study. Careful attention to balance, blend, dynamics, and phrasing will enhance
Imagine if you will the buoyant feeling of dancing on a cloud. That's the feeling conveyed by this whimsical work for beginning bands. The core of the piece contains warm harmonies that give it the "cloud"
Bring back memories of one of nature's simple wonders. The pure joy brought about by these magical early morning flurries is captured in the gentle sounds of this reflective piece. Bright percussion colors
A beautiful, lyric piece that is ideal for your developing musicians as it creates the opportunity for them to work on dynamics and expression. The music captures the sense of
Beginning bands will benefit from this musical fantasia based on a well-know English folk song. The beautiful melody of Scarborough Fair is shared by all sections in this contemporary and
This expressive setting, based on the ever-popular folk song Simple Gifts, will allow your beginning band to sound amazing in their first year of instruction. You can be sure audiences of
This beautiful yet simplistic ballad sends the message of lasting hope for one and all. It also provides a perfect opportunity to teach expressive playing with emotional melodic
This cherished work is a hymn of thanks that comes from the sincerest depths of our hearts. The moving music expresses our deepest gratitude and utmost respect for the selfless men and women
This timeless melody by Gustav Holst is a perfect musical setting for exceptional teaching. As part of the Melody Mine series, each band member has the opportunity to play the melodic line while the teacher
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