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American Flourish American Flourish
Robert W. Smith - C L Barnhouse Company

An excellent programming choice that's easy to prepare and extremely effective! Based on traditional American melodies Yankee Doodle, When Johnny Comes Marching Home and Shenandoah, this... view details
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MMedium
$68.00
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$7.00
 
Night Ride Through Metropolis Concert Band CD 
$14.95
Antiphonal Fanfare Antiphonal Fanfare
Aleks Sternfeld-Dunn - FJH Music Company Inc

This outstanding contemporary fanfare is based on phrases that overlap throughout the ensemble.  The work carries a sense of triumph and power as the sweeping phrases continue to build in intensity under... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$85.00
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$11.00
As Eagles Soar As Eagles Soar
James Swearingen - C L Barnhouse Company

If you're looking for the perfect way to start your concert, look no more. Opening with a bold fanfare, the flow of this work leads to a beautiful theme best described as heroic in nature. Coupled with

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EEasy
$48.00
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$6.00
Ascension Ascension (Fanfare for Band)
James Swearingen - C L Barnhouse Company

This dramatic work is an excellent choice to begin that special concert. Dynamic percussion writing, an introductory fanfare and a noble, heroic theme will fill the auditorium with glorious sounds from each... view details
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VEVery Easy
$44.00
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$6.00
 
Soaring Above the Clouds: Album for the Young Concert Band CD 
$14.95
Autumn Fanfare Autumn Fanfare
Mekel Rogers - FJH Music Company Inc

Perform this robust fanfare as a grand concert opener for your next program. Composed for younger bands, the music has few technical demands, allowing students to focus on developing a full ensemble sound. The... view details
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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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$5.00
Bandfare Bandfare
Daniel Jones - Wingert-Jones Publications

An enthusiastic fanfare that will begin your concert in an impressive manner. Designed for middle school students, it provides more complex rhythms and harmonies, all within the technical

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EEasy
$45.00
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$5.00
The Banner Yet Waves The Banner Yet Waves
David Gorham - Wingert-Jones Publications

This exuberant concert work provides a thrilling way to open or close any performance in a grand manner. Cleverly written, this original piece includes melodic fragments of The Star-Spangled Banner

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Blazon! Blazon!
David Shaffer - C L Barnhouse Company

Start your beginners' first concert on a strong note with this bold opener written for the youngest of ensembles. Brass and woodwinds proclaim majestic statements while aggressive percussion contribute

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VEVery Easy
$42.00
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$6.00
 
Look to the Skies Concert Band CD 
$14.95
Burn Burn
Roland Barrett - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This one is a real barn burner! This original contemporary and high powered overture will introduce your group in grand style. You can be sure it will draw both attention and acclaim from

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MMedium
$82.00
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$10.00
Burnin' Burnin'
Gary D. Ziek - Wingert-Jones Publications

A fast-paced, white-knuckled musical thrill ride for accomplished bands. Continuously propelled forward by driving rhythms and challenging ensemble passages, the music darts and soar like a high-speed

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MMedium
$70.00
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$10.00
C141 Starlifter C141 Starlifter
Randall D. Standridge - Grand Mesa Music

This stirring work, inspired by Air Force C-141 aircraft, begins as the aircraft speeds down the runway, before an exciting fanfare announces its ascent into the clouds.  Use this melodically and

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MEMedium Easy
$70.00
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$8.00
Call to Glory Call to Glory
Rob Romeyn - C L Barnhouse Company

Impress your audiences with this solidly scored concert opener that will make your young band sound mature beyond their years. Extremely memorable, the bold and commanding melody will have your students

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VEVery Easy
$44.00
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$6.00
Call of Champions Call of Champions
Rob Romeyn - C L Barnhouse Company

Your young musicians will feel like champions after they perform this authoritative concert opener. The dynamic opening fanfare commands attention as it introduces memorable melodies and stately

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EEasy
$48.00
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$6.00
 
Look to the Skies Concert Band CD 
$14.95
A Call to Celebration A Call to Celebration
David R. Holsinger - TRN Music Pub. Co.

Two favorite Phi Mu Alpha fraternity songs are highlighted in this short fanfare. The Sinfonia Anthem is an energetic march-like song written in 1908, and Sinfonian Hymn is a serene and... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$95.00
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$12.00
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MAMedium-Advanced
$20.00
Captain Courageous Captain Courageous
Rob Romeyn - C L Barnhouse Company

This powerfully bold and regal fanfare will have developing bands sounding beyond their years. Opening with a powerful and declarative opening statement, memorable melodic lines then follow, making this the

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EEasy
$48.00
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$6.00
 
Awaken the Greatness Concert Band CD 
$14.95
Carnegie Anthem Carnegie Anthem
William Owens - FJH Music Company Inc

This piece pays tribute to the venerable Carnegie Hall, one of the world's most prestigious performance venues, as well as to vibrant New York City. The opening statement is a bold, brilliant fanfare... view details
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MMedium
$55.00
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$6.00
Celebrate the Season Celebrate the Season
Matt Conaway - C L Barnhouse Company

The opening notes of this vibrant holiday fanfare will have your holiday concert sparkling! The melody of Joy to the World is taken though a flurry of styles and sounds that build to an

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EEasy
$48.00
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EEasy
$6.00
 
Awaken the Greatness Concert Band CD 
$14.95
Celebration Celebration
Randall Standridge - Grand Mesa Music

This musical celebration was inspired by the simple ideas of joy, exhilaration, and good will, and it liberally exudes all of these qualities. A perfect concert opener, this engaging piece can be used for

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A Celebration Overture A Celebration Overture
Bruce Broughton - Alfred Music Publishing

This thrilling "tour-de-force" concert opener is really an extended fanfare, opening with an energetic brass and percussion motif that forms the basis for the piece. A contrasting lyrical section

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MAMedium-Advanced
$85.00
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$11.00
Celebratory Fanfare Celebratory Fanfare
Scott Watson - Alfred Music Publishing

This bright, festive fanfare is the perfect concert opener and can lend its jubilant air to any celebration or observance in which your band plays a part. Hopeful and triumphant, this brief fanfare is written... view details
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VEVery Easy
$48.00
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$8.00
Celestial Fanfare Celestial Fanfare
Robert W Smith - C L Barnhouse Company

Send your beginning band to new heights with this bold and majestic concert fanfare. The impressive scoring makes it hard to believe it's written with only the first six notes used in most band

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BBeginning
$42.00
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$6.00
 
Look to the Skies Concert Band CD 
$14.95
Chase the Shouting Wind Chase the Shouting Wind
Vince Gassi - Alfred Music Publishing

Strap yourself in and get ready to take to the skies! Inspired by the poem High Flight, by pilot John Gillespie Magee, Jr., this thrilling work will have you soaring through the

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MMedium
$78.00
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$10.00
Cimarron Fanfare Cimarron Fanfare
Robert Sheldon - FJH Music Company Inc

The true spirit of the pioneers comes alive in this work inspired by a village in New Mexico. Solid themes, highlighted with a slight Western flair, will make this a great choice for concert or contest

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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
Clash Clash
Harrison Collins - Grand Mesa Music

Clash is an exciting concert opener or closer that unfolds as an intense melodrama. Clashing chords, rhythms, melodies, and emotions add a biting edge to this gripping work. The prowess of all

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MEMedium Easy
$70.00
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$8.00