This arrangement derives directly from the original 1925 Paul Whiteman score, and aims to retain the sound and intent of the original while taking advantage of Grofe's own later enhancements to the work.
In time for the 100th anniversary of the 1915 Pan Pacific Exposition for which it was commissioned, this expansive work is available for the first time in the Concert Band Setting. It pays tribute to
In "The Band Came Back," Sousa's musical brilliance shines brightly. His score explores every aspect and nuance of a concert band's capability, section by section drilling down into the characteristic