This medley wraps up eight of the most popular Christmas songs into a tidy package for audiences of all ages. There's something to play for everyone and it's a great way to touch on a lot of great tunes
Abide with Me is a beautiful hymn and has been arranged to feature all the members in a brass quintet with organ. This arrangement opens with a short introduction then proceeds through several
Ave Verum Corpus is one of Mozart's most famous pieces and has even been described as "perhaps the loftiest work of art that Mozart has created." It is simple and a perfect piece to develop a
No catalog of brass ensemble music would be complete without Gabrieli canzons. This arrangement for quintet and organ is an adaptation of a canzon for eight voices.
Celebration Fanfare features a spirited antiphonal theme juxtaposed with an enchanting lyrical theme and mixed meter transitions interspersed throughout. This energetic composition is fun to
This is an English carol dating from the 16th century. This arrangement features sets of duets (trumpets then horn/trombone) on the harmonized melody with rhythmic backgrounds underneath. Trumpet 1 is
This collection is designed so that developing brass players can enjoy fun arrangements of Christmas music at a suitable level. All ranges and technical requirements have the younger musician in mind, while
This arrangement features three variations of the tune alternating with newly-composed interludes. The rhythms often alternate between duple and triple groupings. This was recorded on the
The fun technical lines, originally in the piano and violin, are given here to all members of the ensemble. Gypsy
The Habanera from Bizet's "Carmen" is one of the most famous and popular opera arias in the repertoire. The majority of the technical requirements have been reduced to make this arrangement
This arrangement of Hallelujah from Handel's "Messiah," lowered to the key of B-flat, is perfect for those times when a standard brass quintet is performing a church service or other
This arrangement of Hallelujah from Handel's "Messiah," in the original key of D, is perfect for those times when a standard brass quintet is performing a church service or other
The classic arrangement by the Philip Jones Brass Ensemble of the complete Pictures required piccolo trumpet, double tonguing and range extremes in all parts. This version has been reduced so a college or
This traditional Canadian folk song has been sung around campfires and while paddling canoes for decades and continues to be popular with Boy and Girl Scouts in both Canada and the United States. The
This is a little medley of two joyous, traditional carols. It should be played with a "Wee Bit of a Merry Christmas Jig..." This was recorded on the CD Christmas Postcards from the HoodleBug Brass
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