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Mozart - Kanon Alleluja, K. 553 for woodwind and sax choir (2'00)

First page of score to Mozart "Kanon Alleluja, K. 553" for woodwinds and saxes.
Page 3 of score to Mozart "Kanon Alleluja, K.553" showing beginning of canonic version.
SKU: [9210F]

Mozart's interesting canon is first set out for unison performance by all instruments, then the canon melody is scored in a four-part version that can be played by any combination of woodwind instruments. You can use it as a warmup from the beginning or as a concert selection by starting at a half-note before measure 27.

Parts are provided for: piccolo, flute, oboe, English horn, E-flat clarinet, 2 clarinets in B-flat, bass clarinet, E-flat and B-flat contrabass clarinets, bassoon, contrabassoon, 2 alto saxophones, tenor saxophone, baritone and bass saxophone.


von Weber - Andante and Hungarian Rondo, Op. 35 for bassoon and band (9'00)

SKU: [9304]

The popular bassoon solo has been transcribed and edited for band by Christopher Weait. The instrumentation is solo bassoon with 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 3 B-flat clarinets (that can be doubled or tripled), bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, 2 B-flat trumpets, 2 horns in F, tuba, double bass and timpani. The transcription follows the wind writing in von Weber's orchestral score.


Weait - A Prelude & 2 Postcards for reed quintet (total time 5'15)

Score for Weait "Prelude and 2 Postcards" for reed quintet.
SKU: [1209]

Composed for the now delveloping reed quintet consisting of oboe, clarinet, bass clarinet, alto saxophone and bassoon. Three movements allow this effective ensemble to shine. The music is moderately difficult.
1. Iowa Prelude (0'25) An introductory fanfare, perhaps for the Iowa State Fair.
2. Postcard: Manhattan Broadway, 1947 (2'26) Inspired by a color postcard showing Broadway in heavy traffic with buses, colorful signs and
bustling sidewalks


Anonymous 13th Century - Sumer is Icumen In for woodwind choir (2'30)

Score for 13th century anonymous "Sumer is Icumen In" for woodwind choir.
SKU: [7901B]

An arrangement of the famous piece from the 12 hundreds for woodwind choir. Calls for piccolo, 2 flutes, oboe, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, 2 alto saxes, tenor and baritone sax.

The arranger pouts while stating, “This arrangement can be performed without the English horn, E-flat clarinet, contrabass clarinets, contrabassoon and bass saxophone parts.”

Listen to Weait's arrangement of Sumer is Icumen In. (Synthesized)


Rossini - La Scala di Seta Sinfonia (Overture) for chamber winds (7'00)

SKU: [9309]

Rossini's overture to the opera "La Scala di Seta (The Silken Ladder) is well-known to audiences and musicians - especially oboists - for whom the oboe solos are prime audition material. This version for chamber wind ensemble is in the original key of C and maintains the original woodwind and horn solo passages. This is a convenient way to allow your oboists to tackle the Big Solo. Performed by The Ohio State University Wind Ensemble under the direction of the transcriber.


Paisable - the Queen's Farewell for 17 woodwinds (2'30)

Page 1 of score to Paisable "The Queen's Farewell" for 17 woodwinds.
SKU: [6907]

A sonorous setting for the band’s woodwind section. Reflective, dignified music written for the 1695 funeral of Queen Mary found in John Bannister’s ‘The Sprightly Companion’. For: Pic, 2Fl, 2Ob, EH, EbCl, 3Cl, AltoCl, BCl, CBCl, 3Bn, CBn. A perusal score is available. Score illustrated in the other listing of this work.

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