Nimrod composed by Edward Elgar (1857-1934). Arranged by Chris Sharp. For concert band. Concert Band. FJH Young Band. Finally - here is a beautiful arrangement for young band of the famous Nimrod variation from Elgar's Enigma Variations.. Grade 2. Score and set of parts. Duration 2 minutes, 44 seconds. Published by The FJH Music Company Inc (FJ.B1202).
This arrangement is a must for directors looking to expose their students to well-known classical pieces in an accessible setting. The beautiful soaring lines are excellent for teaching phrasing, musicality, and intonation. Look closely at this well-crafted work.
About FJH Young Band
Appropriate for middle school and smaller high school groups. Second clarinets usually stay below the break. Parts are written with more independence, and instrumentation increases slightly. There is still adequate doubling in the lower voices. Grades 2 - 2.5