Here's a jazzy, R&B influenced treatment of a beloved spiritual. There are optional ad-lib solos for tenor and alto sax. For AATB or SATB saxophone quartet.
Big Ben's Reel is an energetic romp inspired by the flavor of an Irish Reel. It is reminiscent of Hirsch's beloved Cityscapes for quartet, with catchy melodies, driving rhythms, and a
Arranged by Bill Holcombe, Jr. ; Grade 5. Includes: I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day; Ukrainian Bell Carol and Ring, Ring Little Bells.
This lively and fun saxophone quartet includes three recognizable standards: Swing Low, Sweet Chariot and Amazing Grace in a slow, gospel feel, followed by a rousing Dixie
This compelling arrangement of the Advent and Christmas favorite What Child Is This? suggests the melody, but only occasionally states it outright. All players must be on high alert, as
Ma'oz Tzur (mah' - oh - tzoor') is a beloved Chanukah song that is sung in homes and synagogues after the candles are lit. In this arrangement the traditional hymn-like melody is presented as a
Here is a very effective example of Classical music for woodwind ensembles, with trills and other ornamentation to add lightness and interest to the whole arrangement. A great choice for any concert or
The haunting melody of this Advent favorite is enhanced by rich, shifting harmonies. This arrangement makes a wonderful contrast selection in a holiday program. SATB or AATB saxophone quartet.
The delicate setting and simple melody of Placid create a peaceful mood akin to intimate friends having a quiet conversation in a fire-lit sitting room. Though it's not a holiday classic, it sure
An arrangement of six Robert Schumann piano pieces for saxophone quartet, premiered by the PRISM Quartet in 2016. Titles include: Lieber Mai (Beloved Maytime); Knecht Ruprecht (The Bogeyman);
Sparkle! is a delightfully rhythmic work in what its composer Hirsch refers to as a "Frenchie Nouveau" style. The delicate middle section adds a peaceful dimension to an otherwise energetic musical
Variations on Happy Birthday is a fun take on the traditional melody. From Tempi di Mozart to Grandioso in style, this arrangement will be enjoyed by players and audiences alike.
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