The composer's homage to the Belgian singer-songwriter Jacques Brel, "Baby Blue Roses" was composed for the Trumpet Festival of the Southeast. The trumpet version includes both B-flat and C Trumpet parts. The saxophone version includes parts for both soprano and tenor saxophone. The clarinet version includes parts for B-flat, A and E-flat clarinets. The euphonium part is provided in both bass clef at concert pitch and in treble clef transposed in B-flat.