The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, Selections from (I. The Adventure Begins / II. Axe or Sword? and A Good Omen / III. A Very Respectable Hobbit / IV. Erebor). By Howard Shore. Arranged by Michael Story and Michael Story. Concert Band. Concert Band; Part(s); Score. Pop Young Band. Folk; Movie. Grade 2. 252 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.39565).
The spectacular music from this blockbuster Howard Shore film score is perfectly set for your developing band. Allowing the director a variety of programming options, the music is presented in suite format in four individual movements, which include "The Adventure Begins, "A Very Respectable Hobbit," "Axe or Sword?" "A Good Omen," and "Erebors." Scored especially for your junior high/middle school band, it's sure to be a favorite! (4:30).