Swing Machine

The Studio ‘A’ Big Band, Ed Petersen, leader The always impressive Studio ‘A’ Big Band romps through an outstanding set of charts by popular writer Larry Neeck. Very cool! Swing Machine, Larry Neeck Pressure Point, Larry Neeck Just Before I Close My Eyes,...

Music Of Marines

U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Band The United State Merchant Marine Academy Band, directed by Captain Kenneth R. Force since 1971, is also known as “George M. Cowan’s Own” Band. Made up of regular Midshipmen at the academy, the band is well respected...

Gems of the Concert Band

An incredible set utilizing recordings from the 19 volume “Gems Of The Concert Band” LP record series. These famous recordings were remarkable for the superlative interpretations and masterful performances of Leonard B. Smith and the Detroit Concert Band....

Italian Holiday

Transport your audience to sunny Italy with this exciting medley of some of Italy’s most well-known and beloved songs. Your students will enjoy performing “Vesti La Giubba” from “Pagliacci”, “Funiculi, Funicula”, “Come...

The Complete Marches of John Philip Sousa

Leonard B. Smith and The Detroit Concert Band Originally recorded for the Detroit Concert Band’s “Sousa American Bicentennial Collection” LP record series, these recordings were renowned for the immaculate performances of the Detroit Concert Band....

Italian Holiday

Italian Holiday is a colorfully orchestrated medley of some of Italy’s most well-known and beloved songs and arias. Included are: “Vesti La Giubba” from “Pagliacci”, “Funiculi, Funicula”, “Come Back To Sorrento”,...

Teutonic Tales

The Washington Winds, Edward S. Petersen, conductor A remarkable album by Mike Roylance, principal tubist of the Boston Symphony Orchestra. The album features Robert W. Smith’s dynamic work for solo tuba and piano entitled “Teutonic Tales” which he...

Rise

The Washington Winds, Edward S. Petersen, conductor Prelude and Presto (Holsinger), Dylan Has The Look (Holsinger), Soliloquy (Holsinger), Fantasy On Old Hundred (Holsinger), Pageantry (King/arr. Glover), The Bluebonnet Revue (Wasson), A Trombone Family Reunion...

Voyage To The Edge Of The World

The Washington Winds, Edward S. Petersen, conductor If you are a fan of great Wind Band recordings, these sensational recordings by The Washington Winds are sure to please. Features music by outstanding composers such as Larry Neeck, James Swearingen, Ed Huckeby,...

Pops!

Saint Louis Brass Take a great brass quintet, add one percussionist and mix in 16 tasty arrangements of great pop standards and you’ll get one great and enjoyable CD! Outstanding players like Anthony Plog, Allan Dean, Melvyn Jernigan, Dan Perantoni, Lawrence...

Chapala, Chapala

Written in simple A-B-A form, with pattern rhythms, unison melodic mixtures, and interesting harmonies that combine to produce a light and novel arrangement with a delightful “Latin’’ flavor. “CHAPALA, CHAPALA’’ is sure to be a favorite with your students...

Great Guys

Mayhew Lester Lake was one of the prime factors in the classic concert band movement. His arranging talents were and still are features of countless band programs. “Arr. By M. L. Lake” is known by all musicians who have ever played in bands. His...

Concerto for Drum Set and Concert Band

Feature your drum set player with this exceptional Larry Neeck composition that is a sure showstopper for any concert. Starts with an impressive “rock” section in the style of Sandy Nelson that is full of energy. The second section is a delightful...

Developing the Language of Jazz

DEVELOPING THE LANGUAGE OF JAZZ is a unique & comprehensive warm-up method that will have your jazz ensemble reading and playing stylistically more correct after a few 5 to 8 minute warm-up sessions. This method has been used for years at the middle school and...

The Lost City Of Shambhala

“The Lost City of Shambhala” takes the listener on a journey to the discovery of the mythical utopia, nested in the Himalayas. In Sanskrit, Shambhala means “place of peace,” and the music paints an Eden-esque landscape shrouded in mystery. But...

El Arco De Los Cabos

This exciting paso doble is named for the famous “Arch of Los Cabos” found at the southernmost tip of the Baja California Peninsula. This natural stone arch is a landmark where the Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Cortez meet. Commissioned for the Five-States...

Romantic Music for 2 Flutes & Piano

Jean-Pierre Rampal and Claude Arimany, Flutes, John Steele Ritter, Piano Enchanting music performed to absolute perfection. Delightful listening and a “must” for serious flute students and teachers. Incredible music! Duettino Americain Op.37, Franz Doppler...

Hill Country Miniatures

University of Texas Trombone Ensembles, Nathaniel Brickens, Director Includes recordings by both a large Trombone Choir and a small 5 trombone + rhythm section jazz ensemble. Great performances of interesting music make this an A-1 CD! Landerkennung, Grieg Reflections...

High Life Dance Album No. 1

CONTENTS: The Frost Queen, March & Two Step * Winter Sports, Two Step * Nanette, Polka or Two Step * In Beauties’ Realm Waltz * The Guardsman Two Step * The Dryads Quadrille * Uncle Abe, Characteristic Two-Step * Estelle Mazurka – Three Step * La...

Abaco

Break out your conga, cabasa and cowbell to add a zesty flavor of the Caribbean to this medium easy Latin rocker. Teach the “classic” Latin rock feel with this spicy tune that features plenty of unison lines for every section. The open solo section, for...

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...

Short and Sweet

Nan Raphael, Piccolo with Alfred Clark, Piano Nan Raphael is Piccolo soloist with the United States Army Field Band and her CD is a wonderful model for any aspiring piccolo student. Excellent performances! Pastorale et Danse, Faillenot Schero-Waltz, Lovelock Passage,...

Within Earshot

Boston Brass All-time classic favorites by the popular Boston Brass Galop, Shostakovich Danza Final, Ginastera Svatba, Trad. Largo from Symphony No. 9, dvorak Gayaneh Ballet Suite, Khatchaturian Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2, Liszt Danny Boy, Trad. La Huella, Aguirre...

Sphere of Fire

The Washington Winds, Edward S. Petersen, conductor A terrific new CD featuring the Young Band Music of popular composer David Shaffer recorded to perfection by the always impressive Washington Winds conducted by Edward Petersen. Sphere of Fire, David Shaffer Bugs,...

Concerto for Trumpet and Winds

Senzoku Gakuen Symphonic Wind Orchestra, Alfred Reed, Conductor, Osamu Takahashi, Trumpet Composer Alfred Reed conducts the fabulous Senzoku Gakuen Symphonic Wind Orchestra in seven of his finest compositions, including his landmark “Concerto for Trumpet and...