America the Beautiful
Marching Band - Grade 2 1/2 - 3
Composed by Samuel Ward. Arranged by John Tatgenhorst. Band Music Press Marching Band. Band Music Press #BMB3. Published by Band Music Press (HL.190136).
Item Number: HL.190136
A solo trumpet opening leads into a beautiful chorale, followed by a Ray Charles-styled “rhythm & blues” climax ending that is scored extremely strong. This arrangement is effective as a patriotic feature or as a show closer.