American Salute (Based on "When Johnny Comes Marching Home"). Composed by Morton Gould (1913-1996). Arranged by Philip J. Lang. Concert Band. Concert Band; SmartMusic. Belwin Classic Band. Form: Transcription. 20th Century; Folk; Patriotic. Grade 4.5. Conductor Score & Parts. 472 pages. Duration 4:31. Published by Belwin Music (AP.82191).
When looking for an orchestral transcription that works well in a concert band setting, look no further than this historic major work. This Morton Gould classic builds a tribute to all things American by working, with splendor and verve, the folk melody "When Johnny Comes Marching Home." "American Salute" is a challenge worth the effort. (4:31) This title is available in SmartMusic.
List/syllabus: TX UIL PML: Band, Winds, Perc