MUSIC FOR WOODWIND, BRASS AND PERCUSSION
(alphabetical order of composer)
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Clifford Bevan arr Kronk
NOT SILENT NIGHT
Wonderful Elastic band 1: flexible instrumentation. Duration: c. 2'00".
[Easy/intermediate] A lively two-minute overture to the Christmas concert.
Minimum instrumentation needed: flute, clarinet, euphonium (or tenor
sax) and bass, all about intermediate standard. The other parts are
easier, but the more you have the better it sounds.
PP0053. 16-page full score & 19 parts (Flute 1, Flute 2, Oboe, Clarinet
1, Clarinet 2, Alto Sax, Bassoon, F horn, E flat Horn, Trumpet 1, Trumpet
2, Trombone (bass clef), B flat Trombone, Euphonium (bass clef), B flat
Euphonium, Bass (Tuba, bass clef), E flat Bass, Percussion 1, Percussion
Symphonic Windband & Squaredance Caller. Duration: c. 8' 00".
[Moderately difficult] Three melodic and foot-tapping movements:
1. Shades of Parades. A Tribute to Charles Ives, with several bands appearing
and simultaneously playing different marches.
2. Meanwhile . . . Resting under the night-time prairie sky, the band hums a
3. Lowdown Hoedown. The caller encourages the dancers to take the floor for increasingly
PP0062. Full score, conductor score & 36 parts complete.
2 Clarinets, 3 Trumpets, F Horn, Trombone, 2 Percussion. Duration: c.
[Difficult] Programme music at its best, premiered by Huddersfield
University students in 1993 and later played by the London Sinfonietta.
looking at . . .'- Clarinet & Saxophone. 'A good item for the "band
within a band". And it's fun to rehearse too! Winds.
PP0024. Score & 9 parts.
Josef Strauss arr Bevan
Wind band. Duration c. 2'10".
[Intermediate] The first ever arrangement for wind band of this lively orchestral
march composed in 1857 to celebrate the wedding of the Archduke Maximilian to
Princess Charlotte of Belgium. Josef, the younger brother of Johann, was a civil
engineer before becoming a professional musician, and probably the only composer
in history to invent a street-cleaning machine (for Vienna City Council).
Full score, conductor score & 32 parts.