Giovanni Gabrieli/arr. Burkhart
The glorious antiphonal Renaissance sound of Giovanni Gabrieli’s famous double-choir canzon comes to life in this arrangement for eight (or ten) brass.
Carefully edited according to primary sources and full of well-placed rehearsal letters, unlike that other edition you’re used to dealing with!
4 Bb Trumpets, 2 Horns in F (sub. Trombones), and 2 Trombones. The ten-part version includes optional parts for 2 Tubas.
Celebration Fanfare was commissioned in 2007 by Pomona College.
3 Bb Trumpets, 2 Horns in F, Trombone, Euphonium, and Tuba
Optional Percussion includes: Timpani, Suspended Cymbal, Snare Drum, Bass Drum, and Glockenspiel
Haunting. Impassioned. A favorite!
4 Bb trumpets, 2 trombones, Bass Trombone, and tuba.
Difficulty: Easy +
An easy setting of the 15th-century English carol.
3 Bb Trumpets, Horn in F, 2 Trombones, Euphonium, and Tuba
A brass octet version of the intimate arrangement for trumpet ensemble which was played for many years by the Disneyland Fanfare Trumpeters.
Big, bold setting of the stirring Christmas carol for eight brass. Great opener or closer!
4 C Trumpets, 2 Trombones, Bass Trombone, Tuba
Difficulty: Advanced –
Fanfarish, moving setting of the Christmas favorite. Perfect for opening or closing a program.
4 C Trumpets, 2 Trombones, Bass Trombone, and Tuba (with optional Timpani).
Difficulty: Advanced –
A festive and jubilant work for eight brass. Great concert opener or recessional/postlude for big church and academic occasions.
3 Bb Trumpets, Horn in F, 2 Trombones, Euphonium, and Tuba.
Three 15th-century English carols find new life in this stylistically varied work for eight brass.
I. Thys Endere Nyghth
II. Deo Gracias, Anglia
III. Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day
3 Bb trumpets, horn (or flugelhorn), 2 trombones, euphonium, and tuba.
I. Thys Endere Nyghth 3:00
II. Deo Gracias, Anglia 3:00
III. Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day 4:00
J. S. Bach/arr. Burkhart
An exciting setting of the toccata from J. S. Bach’s Toccata and Fugue in D minor (not the really famous one, but great music anyway!).
3 C trumpets, horn, 2 trombones, euphonium, and tuba.
The Y2K Bug Blues begins as a slow minor blues rock, featuring a duo of 2 trombones. The middle double-time swing section features a trumpet solo. Written-out solos are provided.
4 Bb trumpets, 3 trombones, and tuba. Alternate horn parts provided for Trumpet 4, Trombone 1, and Trombone 2.
Difficulty: Medium +