It's tough being a musician! While most of the academic world can make a mistake or two and still qualify for the coveted A+ grade, if that happened on the concert stage, there would be a stampede out the
Introduce your students to the lyrical style and rollicking feel of traditional Scottish/Irish music. Opening with the memorable melody from Gilderoy, the arrangement transitions to
In this unique work, two centuries-old cultural elements are fused to create an engaging, beautiful performance vehicle for intermediate bands. Western Dorian mode and Eastern Haiku poetry combine
This programmatic work includes energetic rhythms and massive dissonant chords that depict an epic battle between a solitary warrior and a dragon who threatens his kingdom. A large battery of percussion and
Relive the history of the Original Hobo Band with an interesting mix of original material and authentic railroad songs. The opening fanfare, based on I've Been Working on the Railroad, is
The world of machines is all around us: they influence every aspect of our lives. This creative piece allows us to musically enter that mechanized universe. Whether it's the precision
Weave a tapestry of sound on your next concert with this brilliant and colorful statement. Majestic fanfares and noble melodies create a sense of pride and celebration that will stand out in
Dark and mysterious, the tone for this suspenseful work is set during the introduction. Abruptly, the percussion section enters dramatically to awaken the spirit world and introduce the dance-like main
This Welsh lullaby is a hauntingly beautiful folk song used by many composers because of its pure and simple beauty. This arrangement brings out the lush nature of the melody through various
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