This inventive and stunning composition is a modernized version of the original concerto grosso dating back to the Baroque era. Written for soloists on electric instruments, it is also possible to do...
Written as a response to the numerous tragedies occurring throughout the world, this music is meant to draw the performer and listener away from the chaos of the world and into a tranquil space. Inspired by...
This festive overture is full of challenges for every section and sure to be a favorite with more mature and experienced players! An exciting opener or closer for any concert, the work is built around the...
Beginning with driving rhythms that build in intensity to a lush violin solo, the full ensemble enters and intertwines two ideas in an incredibly spectacular fashion.
Join the celebration with this majestic and exhilarating selection. Featuring a fanfare in 5/4, heroic melodies and propulsive motor rhythms, it's perfect for school festivals and an ideal opener on your...
With a high-energy groove, this work takes the orchestra on an exciting musical journey of adventures in a big city. With improvisatory-like lines, it will definitately captivate your students.
This string arrangement of Thompson's renowned work Alleluia was commissioned by the publisher in honor of the 75th anniversary year of its publication.
Winter Melodies is a programmatic work. Each movement paints a picture of winter or the emotions brought on by winter. There are four movements: I. Gusts of Snow (2:47) view details
Four Appalachian Moods was composed in 2002 for Bob Turizziani and his Seneca Chamber Orchestra of Charleston, West Virginia. The first movement "Amiable," has an easygoing tune in symmetrical...
Written as a catharsis for a deep loss experienced, the composer chose to remember the positive and uplifting aspects instead of focusing on the depressing side. Beautiful brief motifs unfold in a lovely...
When possible, the following poem is to be read to the audience by a willing individual from the orchestra immediately prior to the performance All notes are to be played with a legato bow unless otherwise...
I had the opportunity to visit my one and only childhood best friend , Jane, for the first time in 10 years. Jane and her mother Mary have both been tremendously influential in my artistic endeavors, and...
Put on your dancing shoes and hit the streets, it's Mardi Gras in New Orleans! This funky, rhythmically contagious selection features syncopations, jazz harmonies, and a range of special techniques that...
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