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Luigi di Ghisallo

3 Tops

MVSR2351

When you feature a solo instrument or several soloists during a concert, this is more than merely a pleasant change for the audience. On the one hand you may be delighted by the artistry of the soloist, and you even “see something new”, and on the ...

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75,00 €
Concert Band DIN A4 Mittelstufe Listen Read
Michael Zeh

A Galactic Suite

MVSR2583

„Lightness is difficult“ – we are invariably made conscious of this fact whenever we are confronted with musical works for preliminary level. These are often simplistic in their concept because composers or conductors mix up a ...

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85,00 €
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Luigi di Ghisallo

A Good Start

MVSR2012

"A Good Start" is a bright march written by Luigi di Ghisallo. With small and surprising, almost humorous elements this march really seems to be "A Good Start". Like dealing with something new, without any prejudices, and taking all the small ...

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46,50 €
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Luigi di Ghisallo

Balletti

MVSR1943

The six dances on themes of the “Balletti” by Giovanni Gastoldi (1556-1622(?)) are meant to bring back to memory one of the great composers of his time. Gastoldi who left behind both church and secular music, was initially a singer at the ...

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85,00 €
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Luigi di Ghisallo

Blond and Swedish

MVSR1756

Luigi di Ghisallo wanted to compose a modern and happy march for bands at the grade 2 level. And what could be more inspiring as one of the most modern countries in Europe? Sweden is very young and trendy, across-the-board. The people are very ...

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46,50 €
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Luigi di Ghisallo

Caribbean Summer

MVSR2098

Most people who live in the Caribbean are of an outspokenly straightforward nature, and always in good mood. “Caribbean Summer”, a three-movement piece, captures this very mood: Very early in the morning, a summer day begins with ...

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85,00 €
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Alfred Bösendorfer

Carpe Diem (Konzertformat)

MVSR2663

Also available in March Size (see number MVSR 2663M) This joyful little march by Alfred Boesendorfer refers to the saying “Carpe Diem”, which means that we should reasonably spend and enjoy each single day. Boesendorfer put this ...

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55,00 €
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Alfred Bösendorfer

Carpe Diem (Marschformat)

MVSR2663M

Also available in Concert Size A4 (see number MVSR 2663) This joyful little march by Alfred Boesendorfer refers to the saying “Carpe Diem”, which means that we should reasonably spend and enjoy each single day. Boesendorfer put this ...

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33,50 €
Concert Band March / Card Size Unter-/Mittelstufe Listen Read
Llano

Cataluna

MVSR2563

Catalonia is an „Autonomous Community“ in Spain. The Catalonians are a proud people and love their region. Considering its warm climate and beautiful coast, that is no surprise. One of the many beautiful cities in that area is the Catalonian ...

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85,00 €
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Dick Ravenal

Caucho

MVSR2416

“Caucho” is a very effective piece for concert band and solo trombone. Dick Ravenal created catchy Dixie rhythms, many glissando parts and a balanced interaction between solo instrument and orchestra. “Caucho” is a very witty composition. The solo ...

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55,00 €
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Luigi di Ghisallo

Charming Charly

MVSR1770

Cha-Cha is a dance with a swinging rhythm and at the same time subtly fashionable. The musicians can emphasize that special charm by precisely playing the different dynamics: sometimes soft and gentle, sometimes louder and more passionate, but ...

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46,50 €
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Fritz Neuböck

Checkpoint

MVSR2637

Fritz Neuboeck wrote “Checkpoint” (A »Youngstars« Overture) for an Austrian Youth Band Competition. Neuboeck (*1965) is an Austrian composer, who also works as conductor and music school leader. His professional work strongly ...

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65,00 €
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Kees Vlak

Drei Fanfaren

MVSR2076

Kees Vlak wrote "3 Fanfares" about different topics. You should perform them separately, for example as opening piece of a concert. „Euro Fanfare“ is very festive; it celebrates a modern Europe, where different countries and ...

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46,50 €
Concert Band March / Card Size Mittelstufe Listen Read
Fritz Neuböck

Fanfare, Canto & Danza

MVSR2657

Austrian music educator, conductor and composer Fritz Neuboeck regrets that there is mostly pop music in the repertoire for young bands. It is reasonable to use this kind of music in the musical education of adolescents, but often there is a ...

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65,00 €
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Luigi di Ghisallo

Futuro 2000

MVSR2027

In an entertaining musical language “Futuro 2000” depicts the kind of both visionary and sobering thoughts that haunt a composer’s mind shortly before the advent of the new millenium. These ideas mostly refer to developments, which, in the ...

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85,00 €
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Alfred Bösendorfer

Giudita

MVSR2769

Alfred Bösendorfer dedicates this lovely romanza entitled “Guidita” to Judith, the little daughter of his publisher Thomas Rundel. For solo instrument the composer chose the oboe, as its soft sound wonderfully suits the gentle main ...

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60,00 €
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Thomas Berghoff

Hornblowers Farewell

MVSR2435

Thomas Berghoff wrote "Hornblowers Farewell" after watching a motion picture, which centered on the life of soldiers, friendship, loyalty and comradeship. Just imagine that moving moment when the bugler sounded taps – a call to bid farewell - in ...

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55,00 €
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Dick Ravenal

Kings of Swing

MVSR2353

After the end of World War II, the United States exercised a strong influence on Europe. In the realm of music, jazz music set the tone. Great big bands like those of Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington and Count Basie performed impressively. Soon ...

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85,00 €
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Fritz Neuböck

Little Concert Suite

MVSR2651

"Little Concert Suite” by Fritz Neuböck was first composed as a quartet for two trumpets, horn and baritone with the title “Little Suite”. When transcribed for concert band it was included in the RUNDEL Series Basic Sound. ...

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65,00 €
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Luigi di Ghisallo

Mango Walk

MVSR2971

Rumba is a couple dance, originating from the isle Cuba, adopted as ballroom dance by many industrial countries. The communication between the two partners is very characteristic. The dancers seem to flirt with each other, they court and tease each ...

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65,00 €
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Alfred Bösendorfer

March of the Trouts

MVSR1690

The German expression "sich fühlen wie ein Fisch im Wasser" describes fish that are lively swimming in the water and means "to be happy as a lark". Franz Schubert probably was remindet of this expression when he went for a walk and watched the ...

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46,50 €
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Kees Vlak / Traditional / Kees Vlak

Mary's Boy Child

MVSR2508

„Mary’s Boy Child” tells the Christmas tale. It is a newish Christmas song but yet in America it is already quite traditional. Several famous singers and bands have performed and recorded “Mary’s Boy Child”. Harry ...

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60,00 €
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Alfred Bösendorfer

Norway Impressions

MVSR2612

Alfred Boesendorfer often uses elements of traditional music and characteristics of various cultural regions for his works. In the seven continuous movements of his composition “Norway Impressions” he takes us on a musical journey, ...

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90,00 €
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Luigi di Ghisallo

Pepe!

MVSR1757

Pepe and Paco are brothers. Pepe is the older one and acts as a model for little Paco. Since they were children they wanted to become famous toreros. Pepe already made it and people adoringly throw roses into the arena. Paco is too young but he ...

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46,50 €
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Kees Vlak

Sakura Variations

MVSR2588

The blooming of the cherry trees each spring is a great event in Japan. In the evening friends meet under the pink and white cherry blossoms for a picnic. It is a striking sight, especially in big cities. Vendors sell Japanese food, entertainers ...

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60,00 €
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Kees Vlak

Silver Creek Valley

MVSR2086

This musical impression portrays several episodes that date back to Canada’s pioneering days, a time when the first contacts had been made between the indigenous population, the Indians, and the pioneers. These contacts, however, were not always peaceful. ...

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75,00 €
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Kees Vlak

Song for Benni

MVSR2511

Kees Vlak, born in Amsterdam in 1938, can today doubtlessly be considered one of the most significant Dutch composers of his generation. His works are performed throughout Europe, and as an instructor at wind seminars, a juror of international ...

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60,00 €
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Alfred Bösendorfer

Spassvogel-Variationen

MVSR2526

Alfred Boesendorfer wrote these comic variations on a melody from his mini-opera “Der Spassvogel / The Jester” (for children choir and concert band). The story concerns how the jester seeks to pursue a young woman. Boesendorfer had the idea that ...

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85,00 €
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Alfred Bösendorfer

Spiritual Song

MVSR2564

„Spiritual Song“ is a calm and emotional piece. It is based on a very old hymn that today is known as “Amazing Grace” all over the world. It can be performed with an additional solo vocal part which is included in the score. The text of this ...

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65,00 €
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Kees Vlak

Square Dance

MVSR1767

The "Square Dance" comes from England and was originally an old rustic dance. It also was extremely popular in Ireland too. It was usually danced on village marketplaces accompanied by a fiddle. When many Irish people immigrated to Northern ...

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55,00 €
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Kees Vlak

Tales from the Shore

MVSR2535

“Tales from the Shore“, an irish rhapsody by Kees Vlak opens with a musical picture of the wild ocean (“The Sea“): Waves crash against the coast and rocks cleave the whitecaps… The poor people living on the coast earn their money by fishing and ...

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80,00 €
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Kees Vlak

The Castle of Bray

MVSR1781

The Castle of Bray is locatet in the North of France and was the residence of the English King’s governor. Those governors were called “vicar”, they were clerics, dukes, counts or aristocrats. They reigned like autonomous princes with a huge reach ...

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65,00 €
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Markus Götz

The Golden Lion

MVSR2611

Animals are very important in Chinese mythology. Markus Goetz dedicates his wind band composition to the golden lion, as seen in many temples and palaces in China. Powerful and strong, yet elegant and sublime, this also describes the musical ...

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65,00 €
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Dick Ravenal / Traditional / Dick Ravenal

Tiger Rag

MVSR2474

"Tiger Rag" is a Dixieland classic. There are several stories about its origin, but "The Original Dixieland Jass Band" was the first group to record it in 1917. Dick Ravenal tamed the tiger and created an easily playable arrangement for bands at ...

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55,00 €
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Luigi di Ghisallo

Trumpet Rock

MVSR1755

Luighi di Ghisallo’s “Trumpet Rock” is a piece for bands at the grade 2 level to show their rocking side. As its name implies “Trumpet Rock” is a showpiece for trumpets, but the other instruments – both high and low instruments – contribute nice ...

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46,50 €
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Kees Vlak

Two Movements

MVSR2081

The title of Kees Vlak’s composition "Two Movements" already suggests a deliberate division in two, which was musically enhanced by sharp contrasts. The first movement, "Song of Happiness" is very melodious and may be interpreted in a ...

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85,00 €
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Basic Sound

From S to XXL – Music for any band instrumentation

"Basic Sound" is a series by RUNDEL Music Publications offering an attractive and diversified repertoire to bands at grade 2 or 3 level, of sizes S to XXL. "Basic Sound" allows for performances by groups with limited instrumentation. Minimun requirements are clearly bracketed in the score.

The smallest size (S) of "Basic Sound" is based on the following instruments:
one (1) flute, two (2) clarinets, one (1) alto-saxophone, two (2) trumpets, one (1) trombone, one (1) baritone/euphonium, one (1) tuba and percussion.
Each edition also includes a full set of parts (XXL). That way the conductor can adjust the pieces of the "Basic Sound" series to his band's instrumentation.

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Basic Sound Vol.1

MVSR071-2

A Good Start - Silver Creek Valley - 3 Fanfaren - Two Movements - Balletti - Caribbean Summer - Trumpet Rock - Square Dance - Charming Charly - Blond and Swedish - 3 Tops - Pepe! - Caucho - Tiger Rag - Kings of Swing BASIC SOUND From S ...

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