The Messenger (March). Composed by C. L. Barnhouse. Arranged by John Paynter. Concert band. Heritage of the March Series. Audio recording available separately (item CL.WFR101). Grade 3. Extra full score. Composed 1987. Duration 3 minutes, 17 seconds. Published by C.L. Barnhouse (CL.012-1909-01).
A brand new, edited version of a truly magnificent march, originally written and published in 1892 by the founder of the publishing company that bears his name. VERY NICE!
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Full-sized concert band editions of the greatest marches of all time. Each has been faithfully re-scored to accommodate modern instrumentation and incorporate performance practices of classic march style