Beat It. (As performed by Michael Jackson). Concert Band. Concert Band. Hot Pop Band. Pop/Rock. Grade 2. Conductor Score & Parts. 124 pages. Published by Alfred Music Publishing (AP.29871).
Thriller's 1982 release marked the beginning of Michael Jackson's entry into another level of fame. It also awarded him seven Top Ten singles from the nine tracks on the album. Beat It, with its funky bass line and driving chorus, was one of those hits. Arranged at an intermediate level, this Top Ten single will surely be a hit with your ensemble!