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March Prelude - On This Day

This March Prelude received its first full public performance in New York on March 8th 2015 as the opening item of the Profile 36 concert featuring the music of David Catherwood . As well as the inclusion of the hymn ‘How firm a foundation’ (St. Denio) as the second theme, the original music, comprising the Trio section of the march, was used as a Processional during the composer's daughter's recent Wedding ceremony.


A performance of piece by the Greater New York Youth Band can be heard here

http://livestream.com/salvationarmynewyork/events/3844970 (starting around 12' 05")

The band parts are scored for Soprano Cornet, 1st & 2nd Cornets Flugel Horn, 1st & 2nd Horns, Baritone, 1st, 2nd & Bass Trombone, Euphonium, Eb & Bb Basses and Percussion


Band sets (full set of band parts and score) £19-50 plus p&p OR print directly from your own computer at the reduced price of £15-00 by clicking on BUY NOW below.

 

Keep the Home Fires Burning Songs from World War One
(Duration 5 30)

A selection of well-known songs to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of WW1
Pack up your troubles, It’s a long way to Tipperary, Keep the home fires burning, Hush, here comes a whizzbang, Roses of Picardy and Oh what a lovely war make up this varied selection. Suitable as a stand alone concert item for band or combine with a choir or even present in the style of a ‘Music Hall’ sing-along!

The band parts are scored for Soprano Cornet, Solo/1st & 2nd Cornets Flugel Horn, 1st & 2nd Horns, Baritone, 1st, 2nd & Bass Trombone, Euphonium, Eb & Bb Basses and Percussion



Band sets (full set of band parts and score) £19-50 plus p&p OR print directly from your own computer at the reduced price of £15-00 by clicking on BUY NOW below.
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Also available for brass quintet (2 trumpets, horn in F, trombone and tuba) £12-50 plus p&p OR print directly from your own computer at the reduced price of £8-00 by clicking on BUY NOW below.
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Also available for String Orchestra (Violin 1, Violin 2, Viola, Cello and Double Bass) £15-00 plus p&p OR print directly from your own computer at the reduced price of £10-00 by clicking on BUY NOW below.
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Here Is The Place

A sensitive yet ultimately uplifting setting of the classic Salvation Army chorus 'Here is the place for the lifting of burdens... here is the place where God answers prayer' by EH Joy.

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The full band parts are scored as SA Festival Series (Sop, Solo, 1st & 2nd Cornets Flugel, Solo 1st & 2nd Horns, 1st & 2nd Baritone, 1st, 2nd & Bass Trombone, Euphonium, Eb & Bb Basses and Percussion)
Band sets (full set of band parts and  score ) £12-50 plus p&p  OR print directly from your own computer at the reduced price of £8-00 by clicking on BUY NOW below.

Trombone Trio - The Elephant

Looking for a novelty trombone ensemble?
Looking for something to feature the bass trombone?

A new version of The Elephant (From Carnival of the Animals by C. Saint Saens arr. by David Catherwood) for Trombone trio (featuring Bass Trombone)

Score and parts for 2 tenor trombones and bass trombone soloist (tenor trombone parts included in both bass and treble clef) £5-00

Or press the BUY NOW button below and print immediately from your own computer for only £3-50

Cornet Solo - Blessings

A major new cornet solo with full brass band accompaniment written for Gordon Ward and the New York Staff Band.

This solo has been featured on recent NYSB programmes and formed part of their repertoire for their tour of Ireland in May 2011.

At the centre of the work is a lyrical setting of the beautiful hymn tune ‘Come Thou fount of every blessing’ whist the outer sections have a distinctive ‘Latin feel’ featuring variations on the tune ‘Count Your blessings’

For a brief clip of part of the final variation played by the NYSB in a brass workshop follow this link.

Video

(Performance pack containing Soloist’s copy, full score and full set of band parts £25 plus £2 p&p)

To order simply email Opus3music@aol.com giving a postal address and the music will be posted to you within 2 days.
An invoice will be included with the music, which you can pay by cheque once the music has been delivered.

For orders from outside the UK the cost will be the equivalent of £25 sterling in your local currency plus the cost of airmail – typically between £5 (USA) to £10 (Australia)

Click below to pay and download to print yourself the parts for the price of £19.50

Cornet Solo - How Sweet..
(based on the tune Amazing Grace)
A new cornet solo based around the well known tune Amazing Grace.

So We Lift Our Voices
For the first time this popular solo item is available with full brass band acccompaniment. Lyrical verses, a stirring chorus and a great finale make this the perfect way to feature your band's vocalist - or if you have a male voice group it will work equally well with more voices added. Score, vocal part plus full set of band parts £12-50

Forward! - As featured on the new NYSB UK Tour CD - United
A new cornet solo written for the New York staff band's tour of the
UK in May 2003.The solo was written for Gordon Ward of the NYSB (for whom David Catherwood also wrote the popular solo When I remember)

Written in a similar style to 'When I Remember' the new solo features several well known tunes combined with a fast virtuoso solo part - literally
breathtaking!

This solo is now available and can be ordered by email here.

O Lord, you're beautiful
A new arrangement of the popular contemporary worship song. (Similar in style to the already published "In his presence" and "There is a saviour".)

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Postlude on Ellers
 - Available now for the first time in pdf format to print now from your own computer!
The noble hymn tune 'Ellers' (How wonderful it is to walk with God) is here combined with distant evocative bugle calls - this plus a majestic 'last verse' provides a new arrangement that will provide a fitting end to any gathering

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Short score only - the full band parts are scored as SA Festival Series (Sop, Solo, 1st & 2nd Cornets Flugel, Solo 1st & 2nd Horns, 1st & 2nd Baritone, 1st, 2nd & Bass Trombone, Euphonium, Eb & Bb Basses and Percussion)

Band sets (full set of band parts and 
short score guide ) £12-50 plus p&p  OR print directly from your own computer at the reduced price of £8-00 by clicking on BUY NOW below.

Euphonium solo - Dearest Name
An arrangement of the Scottish song "Annie Laurie" - written for Derrick Kane and recorded by him with the ISB on the CD Lyric variations.


Music for full brass band

Band sets for each of the pieces below (full set of band parts and full
score) £12-50 plus p&p