Concert band - Grade 1
Composed by Chuck Elledge. Edited by Bruce Pearson. Standard of Excellence in Concert. Score and set of parts. Published by Neil A. Kjos Music Company (KJ.WB246).
Item Number: KJ.WB246
A dazzling overture that will conjure up images of pomp and pride! This composition is written in a traditional ternary form including vibrant tutti sections featuring the percussion, legato themes, colorful harmonies and rhythmic augmentation. Using only eleven notes this overture gives students confidence at an early start and will add a touch of class to any concert.
About Standard of Excellence in Concert
The Standard of Excellence In Concert series presents exceptional arrangements, transcriptions, and original concert and festival pieces for beginning and intermediate band. Each selection is correlated to a specific page in the Standard of Excellence Band Method, reinforcing and expanding skills and concepts introduced in the method up to that point. Exciting parts with extensive cross-cueing are presented for every player. Accessible ranges, appropriate rhythmic challenges, and creative percussion section writing enhance the pedagogical value of the series.
Sold individually, each In Concert selection includes a full Conductor Score and enough student parts for large symphonic bands. Each student part also includes correlated Warm-Up Studies. The Conductor Score comes complete with rehearsal suggestions, a composer biography, program notes, a rehearsal piano part, several ready-to-duplicate worksheets and a duplicable written quiz.