Barnum and Bailey’s Favorite

Virginia Grand Military Band, Loras J. Schissel, Conductor 24 compositions by Karl L. King many of which were recorded live and performed to perfection by the talented Virginia Grand Military Band with maestro Loras Schissel conducting. Contains many of his well known...

Golden Age of the March Vol. 2

The Washington Winds, Edward S. Petersen, conductor Try to sit still while listening to these 18 incredible marches flawlessly performed by the Washington Winds. Outstanding marches, outstanding band, outstanding recording….Can’t be beat! Robinson’s...

Golden Age of the March Vol. 1

The Washington Winds, Edward S. Petersen, conductor Seventeen solid gold marches that represent the best of this timeless musical style. An audience’s reaction to a march has remained unchanged throughout the years and these world renowned composers have written...

Circus Days

The Washington Winds, Edward S. Petersen, conductor Incomparable recordings of 25 all-time circus favorites performed to absolute perfection by the exceptional Washington Winds. The arrival of the greatest show on earth to town was always the highlight of every...

Golden Age of the March Vol. 4

The Washington Winds, Edward S. Petersen, conductor A remarkable CD, the fourth in the Golden Age of the March series by Walking Frog Records that includes many of the world’s most popular and most performed marches. Sparkling performances, state of the art...

The Complete Woodwind Instructor

When teaching beginning students to play a woodwind instrument in a classroom situation, many educators, especially those who are not woodwind players themselves, have found it difficult to address the needs of each individual at every step of their musical and...

Spring’s Awakening

Flowers bloom and the world stirs with life renewed in “Spring’s Awakening!” The music begins with a driving ostinato in the clarinets, and staggered entrances that portray flowers opening for the first time. After the entire ensemble enters, two different...

Defiance!

“Defiance” presents a musical representation of bold and daring resistance to authority, opposing forces, or differing beliefs. This high energy musical work immediately demands the attention of the listener and performer! Solid brass writing is balanced with...

A Tribute to Merle Evans

A remarkable 2 CD anthology containing 43 circus music gems as recorded by the New England Conservatory Circus Band featuring Harvey Phillips. Originally recorded in 1970 and released on LP records, the sensational band is conducted on these recording by Merle Evans...

Golden Age of the March Vol. 3

The Washington Winds, Edward S. Petersen, conductor An Incredible CD, the third in the Golden Age of the March series by Walking Frog Records includes many of the world’s most popular and most performed marches. Sparkling performances, state of the art...

Jazz Ensemble Director’s Manual

Completely revised in 1995. Now includes the most up-to-date information available for jazz educators. New charts, lists and bibliographies have been included as well as a complete chapter on Computers, Technology and Jazz Education. This text is a must for the...

The Gateway City

Marking 100 years since the first published music of the great American composer, bandmaster, and classic concert band proponent Karl L. King, C. L. Barnhouse is honored to launch the “Karl L. King Centennial Series” of new editions of King music. King’s...

Broad Stripes and Bright Stars

The Washington Winds, Edward S. Petersen, conductor The always wonderful Washington Winds perform a CD of unique American Patriotic Music by composers such as James Swearingen, Robert Longfield, Karl L. King, Henry Fillmore, John P. Sousa, Alfred Reed and others. Very...

Forged In Fire

An epic programmatic piece, “Forged In Fire” is a work of vibrant energy, vivid color and immense power. It draws inspiration from the immense power and uses of fire, and its effect on early civilization and industrialization. A calm and sensitive...

The Performing Percussionist – Book 2

The study of percussion instruments and technique continues in the same logical and musical manner introduced with book one. Students are encouraged to listen, think, and work on a consistent even sound. The “right hand lead system” continues to be reinforced while...

The Performing Percussionist – Book 1

Start your beginning percussionist off right with this staple of percussion instruction where the study of percussion instruments and technique are presented in a logical and musical manner. From the beginning, students are encouraged to listen, think, and work on a...

Burma Patrol

No concert would be complete without a rousing rendition of a well‐crafted King march. “Burma Patrol” has been a long‐time favorite of march aficionados around the world who recognize quality music when they hear it. It goes without saying that King was a...

Above and Beyond

The Washington Winds, Edward S. Petersen, conductor Featuring concert band music which is playable by younger students, “Above and Beyond” is a wonderful album which provides a tremendous model for young students by allowing them to hear their music...

Hark! The Herald Angels Sing

This rock and roll-inspired setting of Hark! The Herald Angels Sing is incredibly creative and sure to liven your holiday concert. Featuring infectious syncopated rhythms, a clarinet section feature at the beginning sets the tone and a driving percussion section keeps...

Second Line: 100 Years of New Orleans Drumming

A very unique book that explains the classic rhythms from the city where jazz and rock & roll drumming was born…New Orleans! This comprehensive text is written by well-known drummer and researcher Antoon Aukes. Classic New Orleans Rhythms Transcribed for...

The Road Less Traveled

The Washington Winds, Edward S. Petersen, conductor A dynamic album by the always amazing Washington Winds, conducted by Edward S. Petersen featuring new band and wind ensemble music from well known composers including Robert Longfield, Karl L. King, Rob Romeyn, Larry...

Black Sea Journey

Take your young band on an exciting sonic voyage to the Black Sea. Complete with hints of Balkan folk dances, turbulent seas, and echoes of Viking longboats, Black Sea Journey is a powerful piece for the young band. Opportunity for cross-curricular teaching combined...

Steps To Success

Are you searching for a quick, yet highly efficient warm-up routine for your younger players? Then search no more. In less than five minutes, lip slurs, mini-scales, intervals, rhythm patterns and chorales can all be addressed. Using these exercises will instill a...

Oh, My Heart Belongs To Ireland

It’s virtually impossible to visit Ireland without feeling an instant appreciation for the scenic countryside, the endearing charm of its many citizens, and for the deep-rooted history of the country’s many crowning achievements. Solo trumpet/cornet (cued for...

Encore!

An impressive collection of outstanding music performed by the incomparable Ancora Brass Quintet. Sure to delight and entertain, this is a must have collection for anyone who loves great brass quintet arrangmements. Fun, light, energetic and completely entertaining!...