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Sicilienne Sicilienne (from "Pelleas et Melisande")
Gabriel Faure/arr. Clark - Carl Fischer LLC

One of the most beautiful and popular pieces by Gabriel Faure is meticulously arranged for the modern concert band by Larry Clark.  It contains all of the lush harmonies and subtle features of Faure's music in... view details
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MMedium
$75.00
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$10.00
Silence Overwhelmed Silence Overwhelmed
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Expression and emotion are of the utmost importance in this beautiful piece.  The work is driven by complex harmonies and textures as the music constantly moves between moments of tranquility and massive... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$65.00
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$6.00
The Silent Hills of My Childhood The Silent Hills of My Childhood
George Farmer - Daehn Publications

There is a serene quality in this tender work that evokes a sense of timelessness.  Inspired by his mother's tales of her youth in Ireland, the composer captures, through broad lyrical themes, a sense of... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$72.00
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$6.00
Silent Night Silent Night
arr. James Swearingen - C L Barnhouse Company

This tasteful arrangement is sure to win the hearts of all ages.  Scoring techniques have been carefully crafted and will allow you to put this piece together in a timely manner.  The expressive writing, lush... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$68.00
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$7.00
Simple Gifts Simple Gifts
arr. Jack Bullock - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

This grand American folksong should be in every beginning band library! With simple rhythms and limited ranges, your young players can focus on tone and style. A good opportunity to introduce ensemble... view details
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BBeginning
$50.00
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$6.00
A Simple Song A Simple Song
Leonard Bernstein & Stephen Schwartz/arr. Sweeney - Boosey & Hawkes

This tuneful ballad has become the best-known and most often recorded song from this great masterwork. Featuring a trumpet solo as well as solo spots for trombone and baritone, this beautifully poignant... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$5.00
Skye Boat Song Skye Boat Song
arr. John O'Reilly - Alfred Music Publishing

Young bands are provided a wonderful opportunity to learn to play with expression with this lovely Scottish folksong.  All instruments get to play the melody which is further enhanced by the gently flowing... view details
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VEVery Easy
$45.00
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$6.00
Sleep Sleep
Eric Whitacre - Walton Music

This expressive, lush choral work by Eric Whitacre combines an enigmatic text and expansive chordal harmonies into a sublime musical statement of release and quiet resolve.  With a text by celebrated American... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$2.45
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MMedium
$95.00
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$25.00
Solitude Solitude
Todd Phillips - C L Barnhouse Company

The gentle sounds and quiet nature of this melodic piece provide a refuge from the hustle and bustle of our hurried lives. The music provides a nice change of pace and a moment of repose for any program, and... view details
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EEasy
$48.00
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EEasy
$6.00
A Song for Peace A Song for Peace
James Swearingen - C L Barnhouse Company

Absolutely breathtaking! A reflective ballad from the pen of this noted composer. His unique ability to make a young band sound highly mature is a talent that we've all come to appreciate. Your students and... view details
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BBeginning
$42.00
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$6.00
A Song for Friends A Song for Friends
Larry Daehn - Daehn Publications

This slow, lyrical piece is excellent for teaching blend and melodic line.  A simple, moving melody and a simple, moving tribute to friendship!   ... view details
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VEVery Easy
$36.00
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$4.00
A Song of Hope A Song of Hope
Jack Stamp - Neil A Kjos Music Co

A Song of Hope is a brief, musical expression of sorrow for young musicians to perform in memory of the students at Sandy Hook Elementary School and all victims of senseless violence. Bells and chimes... view details
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EEasy
$55.00
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$7.00
A Song of Hope A Song of Hope
James Swearingen - C L Barnhouse Company

Poignant and inspiring, this ballad for band instills in the listener a profound feeling of hope for the future. In these troubled times in our world, there is a serious need for music which speaks to the... view details
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EEasy
$45.00
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$5.00
Soundscape Soundscape
Bill Calhoun - Carl Fischer LLC

This piece is simple, effective and elegant, with long melodic lines encouraging beginners to play with beautiful tone quality. Fresh harmonic movement, pleasant melodies, and supportive percussion make this a... view details
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BBeginning
$45.00
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$6.00
Southern Hymn Southern Hymn
Samuel R. Hazo - Hal Leonard Corporation

The original themes used in this beautiful setting are intended to be played in the style of a slow Southern folk hymn, similar to Amazing Grace or Shenandoah. Using suspensions and resolutions... view details
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MMedium
$75.00
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$7.50
A Spanish Lullaby A Spanish Lullaby
arr. Victor Lopez - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Bring a peaceful and quietly lilting moment to beginning band performances. This beautiful, traditional lullaby provides an opportunity for beginning bands to experience a very playable and lyrical... view details

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VEVery Easy
$50.00
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$9.00
A Spirit Eternal A Spirit Eternal
David Shaffer - C L Barnhouse Company

This beautiful and powerful hymn-like setting was written as a memorial to a former student of the composer. Simple melodies, lush harmonies and soaring countermelodies give tribute to a beautiful and... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$52.00
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$7.00
Streets of Laredo Streets of Laredo
arr. Ed Huckeby - C L Barnhouse Company

Hauntingly beautiful, this setting of this late 19th century folk tune will bring a new dimension to your ensemble. In the middle section, the familiar theme is interspersed with a hymn tune... view details

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EEasy
$52.00
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$7.00
Suo Gan Suo Gan
Traditional/arr. Larry Clark - Carl Fischer LLC

This Welsh lullaby is a hauntingly beautiful folk song used by many composers because of its pure and simple beauty. This arrangement brings out the lush nature of the melody through various... view details

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EEasy
$60.00
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$10.00
Sure on This Shining Night Sure on This Shining Night
Samuel Barber/arr. Saucedo - Hal Leonard Corporation

Barber was truly a master, and this rich, warm arrangement lets your band reach new heights of expression. Expansive lines color the tonal canvas beautifully as the piece builds to a dramatic peak then tapers... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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$7.50
Then I Saw the Lucent Sky Then I Saw the Lucent Sky
Todd Stalter - Alfred Music Publishing

This work was inspired by the music of a medieval Benedictine nun whose chant melodies are most remarkable.  Her soaring passages simple beauties were quite unique for her time.  An example that shows music is... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$52.00
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$7.00
There Will Come Soft Rains There Will Come Soft Rains
Robert Sheldon - Alfred Music Publishing

Beautiful and delicate depiction of a short story that's required reading in many middle schools, making for a cross-curricular teaching opportunity.  The use of rainsticks and the sounds of a ticking clock... view details
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EEasy
$48.00
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$6.00
Through the Mist Through the Mist
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Simple themes combine with complex harmonies to create a uniquely artistic work.  Designed to be playable by very young musicians, the work is also quite suitable for more mature groups (who can also consider... view details
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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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$5.00
Time to Say Goodbye Time to Say Goodbye
Gary P. Gilroy - Gary P Gilroy Publications, Inc.

An emotional and moving original work that is sure to affect all who hear it. This hauntingly beautiful lyric selection provides a quiet, musical moment during a concert, or as... view details

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EEasy
$59.00
Additional Score 
$15.00