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James Barnes

Alpine Holiday

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Commissioned by the “Bernischer Kantonal-Musikverband“ (Berne County Band Music Association, Switzerland) as the required test piece for their 2014 wind band competition, Alpine Holiday is a large overture for wind orchestra. The work ...

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170,00 €
Concert Band DIN A4 Höchststufe Listen Read
Markus Götz

Schweizer Mosaik

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Markus Götz used three Swiss folk songs in his spectacular composition “Schweizer Mosaik“ (Swiss Mosaic): “S‘isch mer alles ei ding, ob i lach oder sing“, “La haut sur la montagne” and “Zoog ä-n ...

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120,00 €
Concert Band DIN A4 Mittel-/Oberstufe Listen Read
Georg Stich

König David

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The overture „King David“ draws musical pictures of the great King of Israel, based on excerpts from the first and second Book of Samuel in the Holy Bible. The first part describes David’s predecessor King Saul, who has fallen from ...

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100,00 €
Concert Band DIN A4 Mittel-/Oberstufe Listen Read
Martin Scharnagl

Alpine Inspirations

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The overture “Alpine Inspirations” describes the diverse beauty of the mountains. Listening to the impressive music, we can imagine a nice hike through the Alps, experiencing the fabulous and inspiring scenery. Young Tyrolean composer Martin ...

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100,00 €
Concert Band DIN A4 Mittelstufe Listen Read
Markus Götz

Joss Fritz

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Name source for this dramatic rhapsody was a historic character from the time of the Peasants’ War – Joss Fritz. The piece was a commission on the occasion of the 125th anniversary of the Musikverein “Harmonie” 1890 Untergrombach ...

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120,00 €
Concert Band DIN A4 Mittel-/Oberstufe Listen Read
James L. Hosay

Carrickfergus Posy

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The beautiful and haunting Irish folk song “Carrickfergus” was almost lost and forgotten to the ages, had it not been for the Irish-born actor Peter O’Toole, who sang the song to his friend, recording artist Dominic Behan. He made a ...

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120,00 €
Concert Band DIN A4 Oberstufe Listen Read
Thiemo Kraas

Rummel Bummel

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An ocean of colors, wonderful smells of roasted almonds and popcorn, exciting bumper car rides... already as a small boy I was genuinely fascinated by the fair and its colorful going-ons. Many years later, I told the musicians of my youth band ...

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90,00 €
Concert Band DIN A4 Unterstufe Listen Read
Kurt Gäble

Lichtblicke

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„Lichtblicke“ by Kurt Gäble is about a feeling that is extraordinarily important:hope. The fanfares at the beginning and the ending of the piece frame the basic composition. A very expressional and emotional main theme symbolizes ...

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95,00 €
Concert Band DIN A4 Mittel-/Oberstufe Listen Read
Manfred Schneider

City Impression

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The busy goings of a modern city inspired Manfred Schneider to write "City Impression". In his music he captures the atmosphere of a pulsing metropolis, the different moods of different districts and the always noticeable vitality. The piece ...

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75,00 €
Concert Band DIN A4 Mittel-/Oberstufe Listen Read
James L. Hosay

Valhalla

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Very few composers throughout history have had more of an influence on romantic music and romantic composers than Richard Wagner. Whenever a performance of his music is scheduled, all of the local composers flock to the concert hall to hear it. His ...

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90,00 €
Concert Band DIN A4 Mittel-/Oberstufe Listen Read
Kurt Gäble

Euregio

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Kurt Gäble was commissioned to contribute a work for the 1st Euregio-Festival of Music 1999 and appropriately named it after this event. The horn, which formerly was used to pass on signals and calls is used here as a symbol of ...

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85,00 €
Concert Band DIN A4 Mittel-/Oberstufe Listen Read
Kurt Gäble

Dialog der Generationen

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Different generations have different perceptions of time and pace of life. Children don’t even think on a certain timescale. They are there, they live for the moment. They don’t know the past, don’t worry about the future. Children ...

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120,00 €
Concert Band DIN A4 Oberstufe Listen Read
Zdenek Lukás

Sinfonia Brevis

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Zdenek Lukaš (1928-2007) has already composed over 300 opuses including symphonies, stage music and vocal pieces. He has arrived at a personally-expressive style stemming from the Czech musical thinking and especially folk music but also enriched ...

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185,00 €
Concert Band DIN A4 Höchststufe Listen Read
Pavel Stanek

Adagio e Presto con Fuoco

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Pavel Stanék was born in 1927 in Prague. He finished his studies at the conservatory there, in 1950, and from this year up to 1954 he was conductor of the Folk Ensemble. During his military service he conducted the Central Band of the Ministery ...

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90,00 €
Concert Band DIN A4 Höchststufe Listen Read
Kees Vlak

Lord of Seven Seas

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The plot of this overture takes place in the year 3000 A.D. At that time traffic between the earth and the planets relies exclusively on space flights. War as a last resort to “settle” arguments between people on earth no longer exists. There is ...

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95,00 €
Concert Band DIN A4 Oberstufe Listen Read