Bass trombone is the solo instrument in this work composed to honor Vic Steelhammer, a Los Angeles bass trombonist and friend of the composer who died in 2006 in a solo plane crash. Ranges from simple and subdued to involved and impassioned.
3 trumpets in Bb, horn in F, 2 trombones, solo bass trombone (opening cadenza provided), euphonium, and tuba. (Comes with optional flugelhorn part for ten-part playing.)
An amplification for nine brass of the intimate arrangement for Trumpet Ensemble (Four Trumpets) which was played for many years by the Disneyland Fanfare Trumpeters.
3 Bb trumpets, 2 horns, 2 trombones, bass trombone, and tuba.
Difficulty: Easy +
Hail Olympus was commissioned in 1984 in honor of the 1984 Olympic Games held in Los Angeles. It is a stirring fanfare for brass ensemble, including mixed meters and requiring strong players.
3 Bb trumpets, 2 horns, 3 trombones, tuba
The Y2K Bug Blues begins as a slow minor blues rock, featuring two trombone soloists. The middle double-time swing section features a trumpet solo. Written-out solos are provided.
4 Bb trumpets, 3 trombones, bass trombone, tuba. Three alternate horn parts provided.