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Fanfare and Call to the Post Fanfare and Call to the Post
Richard L. Saucedo - Hal Leonard Corporation

Composed as a tribute to legendary racehorse and 2006 Kentucky Derby winner, Barbaro, this work for mature ensembles captures the excitement and pageantry of race day at the track. Rhythmically dynamic from

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MMedium
$70.00
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$7.50
Fanfare and Flourishes Fanfare and Flourishes
James Curnow - Curnow Music Press

Here's your next concert opener! This attention-grabbing fanfare is based on Charpentier's familiar Te Deum, and it will definitely have your audience sitting on the edge of their seats! It features... view details
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MMedium
$59.00
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$11.00
 
Wind Music of James Curnow Concert Band CD 
$18.00
 
Fanfare and Flourishes Concert Band CD 
$14.95
Fanfare and Flourishes Fanfare and Flourishes (Flex Band)
James Curnow - Hal Leonard Corporation

A perennial bestseller is now arranged for smaller ensembles. Based on Charpentier's Te Deum, the audience is sure to feel power and brilliance. This exhilarating work is a perfect concert opener... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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MEMedium Easy
$5.00
Fanfare and Hark! The Herald Angels Sing Fanfare and Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Chip Davis/arr. Longfield - Hal Leonard Corporation

Adapted from the Mannheim Steamroller CD A Fresh Aire Christmas, this is actually two publications in one. First is a glorious fanfare in the High Renaissance tradition of antiphonal brass choirs

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MMedium
$60.00
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MMedium
$7.50
Fanfare for a Celebration Fanfare for a Celebration
Bruce Pearson - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

This fanfare celebrates your young students and their achievement of successfully completing their first year of musical studies. After a brief introduction by the percussion ensemble, the winds enter with

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VEVery Easy
$45.00
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$7.00
Fanfare for a Celebration Fanfare for a Celebration
Gary D. Ziek - Wingert-Jones Publications

Here is the perfect opening work for any festive occasion, beginning with a thrilling sense of anticipation that builds to the spirited fanfare. The tempo then slows as the mood changes to a more dignified and... view details
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MMedium
$70.00
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$10.00
Fanfare for a Holiday Celebration Fanfare for a Holiday Celebration
arr. Robert W. Smith - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Set the stage for your holiday concert with this stunning fanfare for young bands. Gallant musical statements combined with familiar holiday favorites Joy to the World and Hark! The Herald

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VEVery Easy
$56.00
Fanfare for a New Age Fanfare for a New Age
Michael Story - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

Just the selection needed to begin your next concert!  The spectacular sound of the full band chords leave no doubt that the concert has begun. Woodwinds and mallets then establish a rhythmic ostinato.  This... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$62.00
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$10.00
Fanfare for the Common Man Fanfare for the Common Man
Aaron Copland/arr. Longfield - Boosey & Hawkes, Inc

This may well be the most famous fanfare ever written!  Available for standard wind band instrumentation,  the key has been lowered and technical demands modified so it's playable by a wide range of concert... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$5.00
Fanfare for the Third Planet Fanfare for the Third Planet
Richard Saucedo - Hal Leonard Corporation

A dedication to our own planet Earth, this impressive piece features a rhythmic vitality throughout, along with fresh harmonies and skilled orchestral devices. Amid the powerful fanfare-like phrases, a brief... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$7.50
 
The Music of Richard Saucedo Volume 2 Concert Band CD 
$14.99
Fanfare for the Unsung Hero Fanfare for the Unsung Hero
Matt Conaway - C L Barnhouse Company

Stately, dignified and stirring, this powerful and moving fanfare is well suited for school and community groups alike. A brilliant opener for Memorial Day and Veterans Day performances, it's also extremely... view details
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EEasy
$48.00
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$6.00
 
Soaring Above the Clouds: Album for the Young Concert Band CD 
$14.95
Fanfare on Ode to Joy Fanfare on Ode to Joy (from "Symphony No. 9")
Beethoven/arr. Owens - FJH Music Company Inc

Open your concert with this triumphant fanfare based on Beethoven's Ode to Joy. The scoring provides each section of the band with the melody, as well as beautiful harmonies and dynamic contrasts. The... view details
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BBeginning
$40.00
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$5.00
Fanfare on a Theme of Imagination Fanfare on a Theme of Imagination
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

"Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world." This powerful quote by Albert Einstein provides the inspiration behind this fanfare that celebrates creativity in schools. A majestic opening leads

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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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$5.00
Fanfare: A Vision and a Dream Fanfare: A Vision and a Dream
Ryan Nowlin - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

This dazzling fanfare combines energetic woodwinds and soaring brass into an uplifting and hopeful opener for any concert program!

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MMedium
$75.00
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$8.00
Fanfare: In Memoriam Fanfare: In Memoriam
Andrew Boysen Jr - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

Memories of those who have left us don't always have to be sorrowful. Celebrate the happiness and joy found in life with the exuberant Fanfare: In Memoriam. Mr. Boysen honors the life of high

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MMedium
$75.00
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$8.00
Fanfare: Reminiscence and Celebration Fanfare: Reminiscence and Celebration
Ellen Taaffe Zwilich - Theodore Presser Co

For symphonic band & three offstage brass sextets. First Edition. From the Wind Band Select series. Originally composed for orchestra with three offstage brass sextets, this version has been re-created... view details
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$95.00
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$35.00
Festival Esprit Festival Esprit
Travis J. Weller - FJH Music Company Inc

This lively work is an excellent concert opener.  There are numerous meter changes throughout the work, contributing to a lively and energetic feel.  It maintains a single tempo and the changes are easily... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$6.00
Fire! Fire!
Gary P. Gilroy - Wingert-Jones Publications

Dramatic and intense! Not only will this short, fiery piece leave your audience in awe, but your band will love playing it, too!  It employs a large percussion section, and has your wind players playing... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$10.00
First Light First Light (A Fanfare for Band)
David Shaffer - C L Barnhouse Company

The perfect opener for your first band concert!  This forceful fanfare is specifically composed for beginning musicians. Dynamic wind parts use only the first six notes of the Bb scale, and are complimented... view details
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VEVery Easy
$42.00
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BBeginning
$6.00
First Sun First Sun (Intrada for Band)
Michael Kamuf - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Subtitled Intrada for Band, this vibrant work is a perfect concert opener for developing or more advanced bands. All sections are featured with one of several themes while a driving percussion

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EEasy
$62.00
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$10.00
Flashpoint Flashpoint
Brendan Van Epps - Wingert-Jones Publications

This highly energetic work captures the explosive nature of a flash point, the temperature at which combustible vapors ignite. Beginning students have the opportunity to work on articulation and

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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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$4.00
Flat Out and Wide Open Flat Out and Wide Open
Barry E. Kopetz - Wingert-Jones Publications

Buckle up for a high speed musical thrill ride!  Opening with the rev of the engine, you quickly jump into high gear as you race across the stark landscape. Shifting gears with short, punctuated chords, the... view details
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MMedium
$70.00
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$10.00
Flourishing Noels Flourishing Noels (Fanfare on The First Noel)
arr. Travis J. Weller - FJH Music Company Inc

Welcome in the joy of the season with this spirited fanfare. Shimmering fanfares abound in all sections of the band, presented around fragments of The First Noel. Everything is combined to create a

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EEasy
$50.00
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$5.00
For The President's Own For The President's Own
John Williams - Hal Leonard Corporation

While noted as one of the greatest of film composers, John Williams also has a special relationship with the United States Marine Band. This work, described as a "curtain raiser," was composed in honor of

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MAMedium-Advanced
$195.00
Additional Score 
$25.00