Santa's Holiday Favorites arranged by James Swearingen. Concert band. Young Concert Band. Sound Foundations Series. Audio recording available separately (item CL.WFR362). Grade 0.5. Score and set of parts. Composed 2009. Duration 1 minute, 9 seconds. Published by C.L. Barnhouse (CL.023-3856-00).
The holiday season comes alive with this rousing rendition of three seasonal favorites: "Jingle Bells," "Deck The Halls," and "Up On The Housetop." Each selection has been crafted in a very creative way. You should be aware that the musical energy, from beginning to end, will leave your audience breathless and certainly wanting for more. A real showstopper!
About Sound Foundations Series
The Sound Foundations and Rising Band Series are carefully written to provide quality programming correlated to the first four semesters of band instruction. The Sound Foundations Series includes publications at two grade levels identifiable by color. The RED Grade .5 Sound Foundations Series is built upon the rhythmic skills and first six notes introduced in most band methods. The BLUE Grade 1 Sound Foundations publications are built on a range of one octave with expanded rhythms and other musical content