These three magnificent compositions have been combined into a suite of three movements. The first movement is written for antiphonal brass, with the trumpets and trombones playing from the rear or balcony
Originally written as a choral piece inspired by the release of Nelson Mandela from prison, composer John Rutter was encouraged to make a purely orchestral version from which this concert band arrangement
Not only be a great piece for combined band and chorus, it's also perfect for solo trumpet. This arrangement is set so that the same score and parts will work equally well with combined band and chorus or
These magnificent settings are all based on choral pieces by John Rutter which he rescored for orchestra. These lovely pieces will present a perfect exercise for band blending, balance, interpretation,
The final movement of John Rutter's Magnificat inspired Keith Allen, conductor of the Birmingham Symphonic Winds (UK) to suggest it as a perfect candidate for a concert band piece. With approval from the
Another John Rutter delight for the season arranged here for combined concert band and chorus or for band alone. The choral parts are included in the score for reference, but are not a part of the download.
This work displays another of John Rutter's gorgeous melodies and is a profoundly moving piece. The arrangement is written for concert band and chorus but may be performed by concert band alone. The choral
Commissioned as a wedding gift for Prince William and Kate Middleton, this anthem by John Rutter was one of the highlights of the wedding. This arrangement is taken from the setting for orchestra and chorus
Composed in celebration of the 70th anniversary of the Council for the Protection of Rural England, Look at the World has become a favorite for children's as well as mixed choirs. The
The following program notes are taken from those by Christopher Palmer, the arranger for orchestra from William Walton's incidental music for John Gielguds production of Macbeth in 1941-42. "The music was
Originally written for two-part children's choir and small orchestra, this fresh arrangement is written for combined concert band and chorus but can be performed by band alone. The text shows John Rutter's
Music for Children, 1940-1 was originally written as piano duets, and arranged for orchestra by the composer from the Duets for Children (1940). There are ten short movements with depictive titles.
This all-time favorite has been arranged and is intended for combined band and chorus; however, it can be performed by band alone. The choral part is shown in the score, but separate choral parts are not
Quite a work and not a piece you might have expected from the renowned composer of some of the classics of contemporary sacred choral music. It's a giant of a piece that allows everyone in the ensemble to
Portsmouth Point is an overture originally composed in 1925 for orchestra by the English composer William Walton. The work was inspired by the well-known painting depicting Portsmouth Point by
This arrangement for Concert Band is based on the organ adaptation (Rondo in D) of the string orchestration (Rondo in G). Regardless of the key, it is a delightful piece representing music of the late
BE THE FIRST TO KNOW
Sign up for emails to stay informed about the best new music, events, and everything you need for the upcoming season.