Armenian Dances, Part 1 by Alfred Reed (1921-2005). Concert Band. Concert Band; SmartMusic. Belwin Classic Band. Multicultural. Grade 5. Conductor Score. 64 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.BDM02031C).
Based on authentic Armenian folk songs collected by Komidas Vartabed, this work has been expanded through contemporary use of rhythmic, harmonic and melodic content to showcase the modern wind band. A wonderful staple in wind literature. (12:01).
About 2010 Midwest Clinic Performance Pieces
This title was performed at the 2010 Midwest Clinic, the largest band and choral educational conference in the United States. Over thirty performances are given each year by diverse ensembles of varying levels - elementary school, high school, college, military and more. Each performance title is carefully selected and represents the very best in educational sheet music. The Midwest Clinic aims to raise the standards of music education while supporting teachers and music educators.