Young Band Series - Grade 2 - 2+
Program selections and contest/festival literature.
- Full Score with complete instrumentation.
- Cross-cueing for any important parts in Oboe, Bassoon, Bass
Clarinet and F Horns. Alto Clarinet is optional.
- Complete percussion, including Mallets and Timpani.
NEW MUSIC for 2006
America the Beautiful
– Arr. Edmondson
Probably America’s most famous song, after the Star Spangled Banner, this stirring melody was recently
featured in the biographical motion picture of the life of Ray Charles, “Ray.” Inspired by the well-known
arrangement by Carmen Dragon, this easier setting will be more accessible to young players, and is
guaranteed to stir the hearts of your audience. This is a must for any library and for any occasion!
Q883045 - Set with Score - $55.00
Q883146 - Extra Full Score - $6.00
Doolittle’s Raiders (Concert March)
– Huffer– Edmondson
Lt. Col. “Jimmie” Doolittle thrilled Americans and boosted the morale on the home front when his sixteen B-
25 bombers took off from the deck of the U.S.S. Hornet in 1942 and struck back at Japan in retaliation for
Pearl Harbor. Commemorating that daring raid in fine style, this is a not-to-be-missed march by the dean of
young band march composers!
Q883147 - Set with Score - $55.00
Q883148 - Extra Full Score - $6.00
– Arr. McGinty
Capturing the beauty of Gabriel Fauré’s music, the long, flowing melodic lines, delicate accompaniments and
soaring countermelodies of this gorgeous piece will bring out the best musical qualities of your band. This is
definitely a must-have for your library!
Q883149 - Set with Score - $55.00
Q883150 - Extra Full Score - $6.00
The Complete Young Band Series:
– Anne McGinty.
Individual sets are no longer available.
Q883014 - Extra Full Score - $6.50
AN AMERICAN CELEBRATION
– arr. Anne McGinty.
Opening with the pre-Revolutionary War version of Yankee Doodle
used by fife and drum corps, this tightly-knit medley includes
Bound For The Promised Land, Shenandoah, When Johnny Comes Marching
Home and several folk song excerpts over a dramatic closing version
of Battle Hymn Of The Republic. [4:15]
Q883001 - Set with Score - $52.00
Q883002 - Extra Full Score - $6.50
AMERICAN HERITAGE MARCH
– John Edmondson.
Based on The Battle Hymn Of The Republic in extended duple time,
this very playable march includes phrases from America, America
The Beautiful and Yankee Doodle, making it the perfect concert
or festival march! This march should stay in the folders for a
variety of occasions. [2:35]
Q883087 - Set with Score - $45.00
Q883088 - Extra Full Score - $6.00