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MUSIC FOR ORCHESTRA                                                                                                                                                                        5

                       ANDREW, David (1956- )                                                               ARNOLD, Malcolm

                               A pupil of Brighton, Hove and Sussex Grammar School, David                       (1921-2006)
                               Andrew won an Organ Scholarship to St. Peter’s College,
                               Oxford, where he read Music, studied conducting at the Royal       He began his career as a professional trumpeter, but by the time
                               College of Music under Norman Del Mar, and joined the staff of     he was thirty he was composing full-time, being bracketed with
                               the Dragon School, Oxford in 1980. While Director of Music         Britten and Walton as one of the most sought-after composers in
                               there he arranged a large number of pieces for a variety of        Britain. His natural melodic gift earned him a reputation as a
                               choral and instrumental groups. These included the William Tell    composer of light music in works such as the sets of Welsh,
                               Overture, the Dambusters' March, Tchaikovsky's Romeo &             English, Scottish, Irish and Cornish Dances.
Juliet and Ravel’s Bolero, all published by Goodmusic. David's compositions include
several orchestral works, a number of stage works and choral compositions.                        CHILDREN’S PIECES (arr.Denis Bloodworth)

FANFARE, BLUES & TANGO                                                                            Concert Originals Series GMCO030
Concert Originals Series GMCO033
Orchestration                                                                                     2 Flutes, 2 Oboes, 2 Clarinets in Bb, 2 Bassoons
2 Flutes, 2 Oboes, 2 Clarinets in Bb, 2 Alto Saxophones,                                          4 Horns in F, 3 Trumpets in Bb, 3 Trombones, Tuba,
Bassoon                                                                                           Timpani, Percussion (Cymbals, Side drum, Bass drum,
2 Horns in F, 2 Trumpets in Bb, Trombone, Tuba, Timpani,                                          Triangle. Tambourine, Glockenspiel [3 players]))
Percussion (Snare Drum, Bass Drum, Cymbals, Tambourine,                                           Strings (Violin 1, Violin 2, Viola, Cello, Bass)
Triangle, Wood-blocks, Xylophone, Maracas, Guiro)
Strings (Violin 1, Violin 2, Viola, Cello, Bass)                                                  An orchestration by Denis Bloodworth, very much in the style
                                                                                                  of the composer, of a set of Eight Children's Piano Pieces
The three movements of this Fanfare, Blues & Tango are fully                                      (Op.36) by Malcolm Arnold. The pieces are entitled "Tired
titled "Quirky Fanfare", "Fin-de-Siecle Blues" and "Wild                                          Bagpipes", Two Sad Hands", "Across the Plains", "Strolling
Tango". This work was the winning entry in a Millennium                                           Tune", Dancing Tune", "Giants", "The Duke goes a-hunting"
Composition Competition organised by the Incorporated                                             & "The Buccaneer".
Association of Preparatory Schools Orchestra Trust.                                               GMCO030 Duration: 10 minutes Grade D
GMCO033 Duration: 10 minutes Grade D                                                              Pack £50.00 Extra Score £10.00 Extra Parts £1.50
Pack £40.00 Extra Score £10.00 Extra Parts £1.50
                                                                                                  SAXOPHONE CONCERTO
                                ARNE, Thomas                                                      Concert Originals Series GMCO065
                               Born in London in 1710, his father discouraged him to become       Solo alto saxophone
                               a musician. He left Eton to follow a career in law but after much  Strings (Violin 1, Violin 2, Viola, Cello, Bass)
                               persuasion from a family friend his father agreed that Arne
                               should change to music. He became a prolific composer of           This work is an arrangement and orchestration of Malcolm
                               operas, which were frequently performed at the Royal Opera
                               House, Covent Garden, masques and Shakespeare song settings.       Arnold's Piano Sonata, which he wrote in 1942, produced for

RULE BRITANNIA (arr.Peter Lawson)                                                                 alto saxophone and strings by David Ellis in 1994 at the
Concert Chorals Series GMCH017
                                                                                                  request of the composer. It was first performed by Gerard
2 Flutes, 2 Oboes, 2 Clarinets in Bb, 2 Bassoons                                                  McChrystal and the Milton Keynes Orchestra conducted by
2 Horns in F, 2 Trumpets in Bb, 3 Trombone, Tuba
Timpani, Percussion (Side Drum, Cymbals, Bass Drum)                                               Hilary Davan Wetton. A saxophone and piano reduction of
Strings (Violin 1, Violin 2, Viola, Cello, Bass)
Harp or Piano (optional), Mixed Voice Choir.                                                      this concerto is also available (Goodmusic no. GM030) and

For a “traditional” performance of this popular favourite.                                        also the original Piano Sonata from which it is taken.    S
Choral copies are on sale for SATB mixed voice choir or, for                                      GMCO065 Duration: 10 minutes Grade E
choirs with a shortage of men, for SA+Men with a single line
for the males in the baritone range. No choral copies are                                         Pack £35.00 Extra Score £5.00 Extra Parts £2.00
included with the orchestral pack.
GMCH017 Duration: 3 minutes Grade C                                                                               BACH, J.S.
Pack £45.00 Extra Score £6.00 Extra Parts £1.50                                                                 (1685-1750)
SATB: GM299 £1.75 — SA+Men: GM298 £1.75
                                                                                                  A prolific German composer and organist whose music, both
RULE BRITANNIA (arr.Nigel Wicken)                                                                 sacred and secular, dominates the Baroque period.
Concert Classics Series GMCL070
                                                                                                  GIANT FUGUE (arr.Ralph Vaughan Williams)
Orchestration                                                                                     Concert Classics Series GMCL174
2 Flutes, 2 Oboes, 2 Clarinets in Bb, 2 Bassoons
2 Horns in F (or Horns/Saxophones in Eb), 2 Trumpets in                                           Orchestration
Bb, 3 Trombones, Tuba, Timpani,                                                                   Strings (Violin 1, Violin 2, Viola, Cello, Bass)
Percussion (Side drum, Glockenspiel [1 player])
Strings (Violin 1, Violin 2, Viola or Violin 3, Cello, Double                                     A transcription by Ralph Vaughan Williams and Arnold
                                                                                                  Foster for string orchestra of J. S. Bach's 'Giant' Fugue “Wir
The famous "Rule Britannia" in a new arrangement by Nigel
Wicken. Each "verse" features different sections of the                                           glauben all an einen Gott” (BWV 680), one of his chorale
orchestra. The final part has the benefit of some interesting
harmonies, more "Wicken" than "Arne". Although no voice                                           preludes for organ. Originally published in 1925 by Oxford
part is scored, it is quite possible for an over-excited audience to join in at the traditional
moments! The Violin 3 part is a treble clef version of the Viola part except for a few            University Press, this new edition has been re-typeset but is
out-of-range notes.
GMCL070 Duration: 4 minutes Grade B                                                               otherwise unchanged.                                      S
Pack £32.00 Extra Score £8.00 Extra Parts £1.50                                                   GMCL174 Duration: 2½ minutes Grade C

     For many of these titles you can view the scores                                             Pack £26.00 Extra Score £5.00 Extra Parts £1.50
         and hear a computer-generated performance
                            on our website at                                                     JESU JOY OF MAN’S DESIRING (arr.David Stone)                                                                Concert Chorals Series GMCH002

                                                                                                  2 Flutes, 2 Oboes, 2 Clarinets in Bb, Bassoon
                                                                                                  2 Horns in F, 2 Trumpets in Bb, Trombone
                                                                                                  Strings (Violin 1, Violin 2, Viola, Cello, Bass)
                                                                                                  Piano (optional), Voices (optional)

                                                                                                  Bach's original score was for SATB voices and strings, with 2
                                                                                                  oboes doubling the first violin part and a trumpet playing the
                                                                                                  chorale melody. This version can be performed with SATB or
                                                                                                  unison voices or as a purely instrumental piece. The minimum
                                                                                                  requirements are 1 oboe, 2 clarinets and strings. The dynamic
                                                                                                  markings and bowings are editorial, and the keyboard part
                                                                                                  incorporates the chorale vocal parts as an aid to rehearsal. Choir part is published by
                                                                                                  GMCH002 Duration: 6½ minutes Grade B
                                                                                                  Pack £32.00 Extra Score £6.00 Extra Parts £1.50
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