The arrangement of this well-known folk song introduces first year students to the basics of playing in an ensemble: blending instruments and playing independent parts by section. Included in Complete
A perennial favorite, this folk song introduces eighth notes, use of extended rests, and has extended solo features for saxophone and percussion sections. Included in Complete year of Band, Volume
This arrangement of Danny Boy is a contemporary treatment of the4 Irish classic written for symphonic band. It featuyres rich harmonies and colorful orchestrations. Instrumentation includes
The arrangement of this popular Christmas carol simplifies the playing of its sixteenth note melody by using call and response across instrumental groupings. Included in Holiday Favorites, Volume
Dinos from Space is a programmatic work in three movements based on the humorous children's book of the same title. It is suitable for advanced elementary or first year middle school bands. The
A perfect first arrangement for any elementary band that teaches basic note values, concerted harmony, and the use of introduction and tag. Included in Complete Year of Band, Volume 1.
This arrangement of I Wonder as I Wander, the modern Christmas classic attributed to American folklorist, composer and singer John Jacob Niles, is written for symphonic band and chorus. It is a
A fun and easy version of this winter concert staple teaches non-key accidentals, Del Segno, and introduces students to jazz harmony. Included in Complete Year of Band, Volume 1.
Joyful, written for symphonic band, is based on the musical theme of Ode to Joy from the fourth movement of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. This theme is set in a series of lively
Loco Latin Top is an arrangement of the Hebrew folk song, the Dreydl Song, written in a Latin-Jazz style. It is a transcription of the composer's original arrangement for jazz band,
March Trilogy is a suite of three marches for symphonic band, written in three styles: a military march, a chorale march, and a contemporary, dance-style, "hip-hop" march.
Classic version of this patriotic hymn (in 3), teaches dotted quarter and eighth note rhythms, and Del Segno. Included in Complete Year of Band, Volume 1.
Challenge your first and second year band with this holiday favorite that features key changes (E-flat, F), first and second endings, and accelerando. Included in Complete Year of Band, Volume
An unusual rendering of one of Beethoven's best-known themes employs non-traditional harmonies and pop-style rhythms as it teaches dotted quarter and eighth note rhythms, non-key accidentals, and ostinato.
This arrangement features three well known patriotic hymns; Battle Hymn, America the Beautiful and My Country 'Tis of Thee (as a march). Rich instrumental color, counterpoint, and
Rich harmonies and instrumental color are featured in the Christmas classic. Included in Holiday Favorites, Volume 3.
Rich instrumental color and ensemble counterpoint lets any elementary and middle school band sound beyond their years. Included in Complete Year of Band, Volume 1.
A Dixieland style arrangement that teaches dotted quarter and eighth note rhythms and non-key accidentals. Included in Complete Year of Band, Volume 1.
This flag waver, with its ensemble counterpoint, multiple key changes and flute obbligato, is the perfect ending for any spring concert. Included in Complete Year of Band, Volume 1.
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