This authentic work captures the spirit of Chinese music beautifully with the use of a pentatonic scale, a synthesized mandolin, and solos for flute and piccolo. Brave Spirit begins with a...
This Irish folksong, named after the town of Carrickfergus in Northern Ireland, is beautiful, nostalgic and lush. This intimate arrangement with ample cross-cueing is an excellent tool to teach phrasing and...
This arrangement of Russian folk songs combines the somberness of a dark Russian winter, Song of the Volga Boatmen, with the excitement and vitality of a Russian dance, Meadowland. Each...
Travel to the Great Lakes region of Africa with the colorful writing of this joyous work. The title translates as "joy" in Swahili and the music captures the festivity of a people who love to...
Two contrasting songs very important in Jewish culture are combined in this sparkling medley for band. Hatkivah (The Hope), is the national anthem of Israel. In a delightful...
Consisting of three Celtic-infused melodies, Irish features three contrasting sections: a nostalgic and heartfelt ballad, a rollicking and energetic jig, and a quick toe-tapping reel.
For thousands of years, indigenous tribes would gather to share stories through dance, song and drumming. This tradition still exists in Alaska in the form of the kivgik or "messenger...
The word in the title is a wooden walking stick that Irishmen carried as they went around their daily routine. It had many purposes, but no matter what the use, it was always an item of personal pride and...
The stalwart leadership of Chief Yonaguska and the integrity of a proud people come alive in this brilliant programmatic work. The bold, harmonically rich opening statement begins the drama. A driving...
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