Bang the Drum All Day (I Don't Want to Work) composed by Todd Rundgren. Arranged by Michael Story. Concert Band. Concert Band. Pop Beginning Band. Novelty; Pop/Rock. Grade 1. Conductor Score & Parts. 134 pages. Duration 1:52:00. Published by Alfred Music (AP.24722).
Although it's been called a 'goofy' novelty, this classic Todd Rundgren rock-and-roll favorite is just perfect for your beginners. A hard driving rock beat with repeated eighths throughout sets the stage for a big sound in "Bang the Drum All Day." Careful attention to the articulations supplied by master arranger Michael Story will make this the hit on your beginning band concert.