Alexander's Ragtime Band composed by Irving Berlin. Arranged by Red McLeod. For brass quintet (2 trumpets, french horn, trombone and tuba). Jazz, Ragtime. Grade 4. Score and set of parts. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.18672).
Scored for the standard quintet instrumentation, this version of Irving Berlin's classic hit calls for equal contributions from every player. Well-placed contrasts in dynamics and changes in key add musical interest and maintain momentum from start to finish.