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Grade 0.5

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This piece is a celebration piece to honour those who risk their lives everyday to make our world a better place to live. Regal and heroic themes are contrasted by lyrical playing in the woodwinds...

  • CB15275
  • Duration: 1:50
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

The savage T-Rex, the lumbering huge four-legged sauropods and the gliding flying pteraosaurs are the characters in this fun piece for very young band. The sauropods open this piece and, at over 10...

  • CB14247
  • Duration: 1:35
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Adventure, pirates and stormy weather. Let this short exciting piece take your audience on a seafaring ride through the crashing ocean. Energetic, crisp and punctuated chords are found in the first...

  • CB222432
  • Duration: 1:45
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

In ancient Greece an agora was a central meeting place to discuss affairs of state, where business was conducted and people could listen to philosophers. It later evolved into a marketplace where m...

  • CB223468
  • Duration: 2:05
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Barricade is a fun, high energy piece that gives beginning students the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities as performers and to learn the elements of performing ensemble music. The style ma...

  • CB222428
  • Duration: 1:45
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
Arr. Bill Thomas
$45.00

Baska jā€™ Malo Selo is a Croatian folk melody that uses simple rhythms and a range suitable for beginning players. The melody flows throughout the ensemble and the use of colorful percussion helps...

  • CB220391
  • Duration: 2:00
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Four notes and a few simple rhythms. Follow that with three notes and some cool harmony. Add a pinch of fun for percussionists. That s all it ll take for your young musicians and their brains will...

  • CB19369
  • Duration: 2:05
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

The Bronze Age saw the invention of the wheel, the ox-drawn plow and the first uses of metal. This dramatic and expressive composition introduces the key of concert D minor yet easily remains withi...

  • CB222431
  • Duration: 2:20
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

This arrangement of the Canadian folk song is simplified for beginning bands to work on techniques for playing a lyrical piece. By the Clear Fountain (A La Claire Fontaine) is a song that tells of...

  • CB17318
  • Duration: 1:50
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

This piece is light hearted and bouncy and could resemble the feelings and senses a child might have when exploring a candy shop; different colors, sights, smells and of course, tastes! The piece i...

  • CB19368
  • Duration: 1:40
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Castle on the Cliff is a piece reflecting the many sieges on castles in medieval history. The piece begins with a fierce opening, setting the menacing mood of a war between an army (the winds) and...

  • CB17331
  • Duration: 2:20
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

The centurions were the most famous officers in the Roman army. They lead by example and displayed great courage on the battlefield. Perform this fanfare with careful attention to detail and with t...

  • CB18344
  • Duration: 1:45
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Ceremonious is a processional piece that focuses mainly on the first seven notes learned in most method books. It is a great way to teach young performers about articulations, relationships between...

  • CB18360
  • Duration: 1:20
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

The dragon dance is often part of a parade during Chinese New Year and other special events. It is performed by a team of skilled dancers using poles to manipulate a long flexible figure of a drago...

  • CB220392
  • Duration: 2:15
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Commemoration is a simple piece that can be used to teach students different articulations, dynamics, rhythmic styles, and balance. Following the fanfare-like introduction, the piece is composed us...

  • CB220393
  • Duration: 1:30
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
Arr. David Marlatt
$45.00

Deck the Hall is a traditional Christmas and New Years carol. This arrangement features call and response between a few instruments and the remainder of the band allowing lots of players to have sh...

  • CB15276
  • Duration: 2:00
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

In ancient Japan, the shogun were the military commanders appointed by the emperor. Grand and regal, when a shogun appeared to the public, there was a sense of awe and power at this warrior leader....

  • CB14246
  • Duration: 1:35
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

This piece was composed to reflect an army setting out on an expedition, and the trials they face along the way. Strong punctuated unisons are contrasted by smooth lyrical playing offering the oppo...

  • CB15272
  • Duration: 1:35
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Exuberance is the perfect piece to introduce young performers to band music. Focusing on the first seven pitches introduced in most method books, this piece makes use of simple compositional techn...

  • CB223451
  • Duration: 1:50
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Fanfare and Festive Hymn uses only the first six notes of the Bb major scale making the piece accessible in the first year of study. The forceful fanfare leads to a lyrical theme, and ends with a f...

  • CB16296
  • Duration: 2:05
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

This energetic piece is a simulation of a horse race. All the emotions and thrill of a race can be felt in this work. This piece for very young band and optional choir was commissioned by Northern...

  • CB19388
  • Duration: 2:25
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Fury of the Storm is a great piece to challenge and introduce beginning band musicians to music with multiple elements occurring simultaneously. The piece consists of mainly two themes that are per...

  • CB18359
  • Duration: 2:10
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Giant s Lair is an edgy and exciting piece for very young band to perform on one of their first concerts. The melodic material in the outer sections portrays an agitated giant stopping around viole...

  • CB19367
  • Duration: 2:05
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

The Intrepid is a piece that is aggressive in nature, designed to depict someone that is brave, therefore a majority of the music is to be played bold and crisp. Strong rhythmic unisons, fun parts...

  • CB19365
  • Duration: 2:05
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Knights and Castles is a fun piece for very young band using only the first 6 notes introduced most method books. Melody is found throughout the ensemble including all the low voices! Dynamic and a...

  • CB18358
  • Duration: 1:20
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Longships were sea vessels made and used by the Vikings from the Nordic countries for trade, commerce, exploration and warfare during the Viking Age. This piece reflects the expedition of such ship...

  • CB14244
  • Duration: 1:45
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

This piece depicts the power, majesty and beauty of a mountain. It opens with the mountaineers trudging up the steep slopes - the climb is difficult and treacherous. But then the climbers reach a g...

  • CB15274
  • Duration: 2:00
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
Arr. David Marlatt
$45.00

This incredibly famous melody will quickly become a favorite with beginning musicians. This would make an excellent first piece after working through a method book. The ranges are reasonable but th...

  • CB15273
  • Duration: 1:50
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

This piece is a celebratory work composed to reflect a special occasion. Even though it uses just the first six notes, the various articulations and dynamics used make this a terrific piece filled...

  • CB16294
  • Duration: 1:50
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Motitus is Finnish military slang describing the tactic of totally encircling an enemy unit, in effect, an entrapment. This piece is composed to create the musical depiction of an army trapping it...

  • CB221425
  • Duration: 1:40
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Scotland's Loch Ness may have the fame as far as lake monsters go but, for many monster searchers, Ogopogo ā€” a creature said to lurk in Canada's Lake Okanagan (in British Columbia) ā€” is most li...

  • CB220389
  • Duration: 1:30
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

This piece, influenced by the music of the Orient, was composed using a minor pentatonic scale and focusing on the first six notes learned in most method books. Following ABA form, this is a perfe...

  • CB222430
  • Duration: 1:35
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

A Peaceful Journey is the perfect description of what this piece is all about: calming, simple, and enjoyable to perform and listen to. This selection was composed with the intention to introduce...

  • CB222429
  • Duration: 2:35
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

A Regal Celebration is a great introduction piece to a concert, and is composed to reflect the entrance of a King and Queen into court. Focusing on the first seven notes used in most method books,...

  • CB17330
  • Duration: 1:45
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Ritual and Dance is a simple yet fun piece for young musicians. The opening measures create the dark, ritualistic feel of the piece with the rhythmic figure and open fifths being played by the ense...

  • CB223450
  • Duration: 2:05
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

This piece was composed to reflect a medieval scene of an army attacking a castle. Fun parts to play for all while focusing on using the first six notes learned in most method books.

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  • CB14245
  • Duration: 2:05
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

This piece was written to provide an opportunity for young bands to work on a variety of articulations and dynamic contrasts while enjoying the dialogue between the different choirs in the band. Yo...

  • CB19366
  • Duration: 2:00
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Have you ever wondered how Santa can get around everyone s house without making a sound? This arrangement of Up on the Housetop is a musical depiction of what it would sound like if Santa was caugh...

  • CB15279
  • Duration: 1:30
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Spartan Fanfare is an excellent way for a young band to open up a concert or special event. Its fierce and bold opening sets the stage for a regal and powerful feel throughout. The fanfare style ut...

  • CB16295
  • Duration: 1:50
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

This majestic piece depicts a King s procession through a Medieval town. Grand and triumphant, the king parades past his subjects waving and greeting them. This piece allows for all members in the...

  • CB16293
  • Duration: 1:20
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

This uplifting march is a great piece to help build strong connections between beginner musicians and, come concert time, to celebrate the creation of the ensemble. All sections get to shine and ge...

  • CB223452
  • Duration: 1:50
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

Even the youngest concert band can perform this glorious piece in a concert or to celebrate a big event. Gaudeamus Igitur is a popular school song in Europe, often sung in Latin at graduation cerem...

  • CB223453
  • Duration: 2:40
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band
$45.00

According to ancient Chinese mythology the universe was divided into four quadrants called the Four Celestial Palaces, each represented by a guardian animal: Dragon, Phoenix, Tiger and Tortoise. Th...

  • CB18357
  • Duration: 1:40
  • Grade 0.5
  • Concert Band