This fun and creative work is a sci-fi saga in the form of an alien invasion. Mysterious visitors from outer space are on a quest for world domination with a formidable weapon, a giant robotic android. The
This work musically conjures up faint images of ominous, shadowy figures and dark, mysterious rituals from ancient times in faraway lands. The mystical sounds of the wind instruments are brewed together
Want a creepy-sounding piece to haunt your next concert? This mysterious piece is just what you're looking for. The effective use of a minor key and careful attention to dynamics and articulations
Beginning bands and their audiences will love this! The overall effect is one of a small bug crawling or...
Delightfully scary with a distinct pirate theme, this piece will intrigue performers and audiences alike with catchy original themes as well as the subtle use of classical themes. This makes it fun but also
Curse of the Pharaohs is an exotic-sounding piece with a distinctive style and infectious melody. Students will be immediately captivated by the mysterious-sounding introduction that will
The basis of this well-known classic is a French superstition that at midnight on Halloween, Death appears and summons the dead to dance while he plays music for them. In a familiar 3/4, it's
An aggressive composition for beginning band that draws on the composer's experiences as a middle school band director. Every section is featured in this fierce work - a bold theme is contrasted with a
Ancient rituals and portents of danger immediately take shape, as the ferocious opening propels the listener to an eerie and savage time and place. The...
This spine-tingling work is based on Johann Goethe's 18th-century poem of the same name in which a father and his young son ride home on horseback one dark and eerie night. This dark gothic tale
Eerie sounds reverberate through dark dusty hallways as a Grandfather clock, covered with spider webs, suddenly springs to life in the dead of night. With the sounds of "tick tock" serving as a
Dragons populate the myths and literature of cultures around the world, and this musical work breathes life into these fearsome beasts. Powerful music portrays...
This descriptive work for young musicians is as big, bold, and majestic as the mythical and mighty creature it represents. Colorful and fascinating stories of these legendary creatures have been written and
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