Strike Up the Band by George Gershwin (1898-1937) and Ira Gershwin. Arranged by Jerry Brubaker. Concert Band. Concert Band; Masterworks. Concert Band. Form: March. 20th Century; Broadway; Masterwork Arrangement. Grade 3. Conductor Score & Parts. 262 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.WBCB9416).
There's something inside us that 'loves a parade,' and George Gershwin's Strike Up The Band moves the pulse a bit quicker in everyone. Jerry Brubaker presents this playable, yet sparkling version for today's concert band or wind ensemble. Rousing, it is!