One the most popular hymns for Palm Sunday. I so often get asked to provide brass for Easter. I created this arrangement to give brass players and churches another day to add brass to enhance the worship
This beautiful carol is set in the form of a passacaglia. The gentle lilting bass line lends itself to the sense of a swaying lullaby. The work begins quietly, builds, and then finishes softly.
The sounds of Ireland resonate in this setting of the carol. The piece includes the sounds of Irish ornamentation, modal harmonies, and lively dance rhythms.
A creative and outstanding chart arrangement by Lawrence Kursar of this traditional African-American spiritual. This piece is arranged with a rhythmic funk groove.
If you like playing music with syncopation, you will enjoy this fun arrangement based on Good King Wenceslas. The arrangement explores different styles of syncopation including displaced accents,
The brass instruments take on the role of Latin percussion instruments. This creates the rhythmic layered sound resulting in an interesting take on this carol.
One of the great Palm Sunday hymns. I so often get asked to provide brass for Easter. I created this arrangement to give brass players and churches another day to add brass to enhance the worship service.
This arrangement is set in the style of British sailing songs. The opening section captures a rollicking and spirited style. The middle section, based on the same theme, is in the style of the lamenting sea
This festive jazz swing arrangement of Deck the Halls will bring the holiday spirit alive to your audience and have them tapping their toes and snapping their fingers
The work begins with a festive introduction. The carol begins with a spirited upbeat Latin-rock style. There is a joyous interlude which leads to an energetic conclusion.
This powerful, yearning and expressive arrangement is to be played in a late romantic orchestral style. The work captures the formidable feeling of "Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence in the presence of
A standard setting of this hymn with a nice trumpet descant on the last verse. Perfect for leading your congregation in singing.
A majestic piece written for the 500th year anniversary of the Reformation in 2017. This quintet arrangement can be performed with either one piccolo trumpet and one Bb trumpet-horn-trombone-tuba or two Bb
An arrangement which combines the carols Angels We Have Heard On High and Hark the Herald Angels Sing. The piece captures the elegance of a classical minuet. This is easy and
An upbeat setting of this hymn with a piccolo trumpet descant on the last verse. The arrangement can be used to lead a congregation in singing an Advent classic.
This is the typical hymn that is used for the opening of the Lessons in Carols service. The work begins with a strong ceremonial processional. This arrangement can be used to lead a congregation in the
The tune is St. Anne by William Croft. The text for the hymn is by Issac Watts. Organist plays off score. Audio by Mainstreet Brass Quintet from their recording "HYMNOS."
Rejoice, the Lord is King is a popular hymn for Easter as well as Palm Sunday. I so often get asked to provide brass for Easter. I created this arrangement to give brass players and churches another day to
Written for brass ensemble there are three movements to this work which represent the three seasons of Christmas: Advent - an expressive setting of Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence; Christmas Day
A beautiful setting of the Austrian Hymn which begins quietly, builds to a climax, and then tapers away to quietness again. There is a nice singing quality to the entire work.
The Kings came from the east so why not have sounds from the Middle East and a little bit of Bollywood? An energetic and creative arrangement which brings out the flavors of the Middle East. A very
After visiting Ireland I experienced the haunting atmospheres of the Irish coast. This melancholy Irish carol setting undulates like the waves hitting the shores at different times of the day including the