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The Great Steamboat Race

By Robert W. Smith

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Concert Band - Grade 2
Composed by Robert W. Smith. Concert Band. Belwin Young Band. Conductor Score. 32 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.BDM03043C).

Item Number: AP.BDM03043C

You will smell the smoke and feel the mist on your face. This innovative work by renowned composer Robert W. Smith musically recounts a famous race between two paddle boats, the Robert E. Lee and the Natchez, on the Mississippi River during the summer of 1870. It's everything you expect. Don't miss this dynamic new work. (4:34).

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  • 5

    Anonymous
    Location:
    Johnstown Ohio (Big Red Band)
    Difficulty Level:
    Beginner
  • 2010-04-28 00:00:00.0 Go Steamboat Go!!

    I am a freshman trumpet and this is our concert band's favorite out of the tunes we are playing this year. I'm happy cause I get to use a plunger mute!! This is a very fun piece for all ages!

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  • 4

    Anonymous
    Location:
    Jackson, MI
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • 2008-05-21 00:00:00.0 I ant Wait!!!

    We learned this song in our middle school and where playing it in a concert tonight and i am very exited, i am a percussionist in 7th grade and this is one of the best songs i have ever played in band!

    9 of 20 people found this review helpful.
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  • 5

    Anonymous
    Location:
    Canada
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • 2007-12-04 00:00:00.0 my favorite song!!!

    I played this song in my highschool band. It was absolutely amazing! We couldn't get enough of it, and even tried to convince the teacher to let us play it again the next year, along with our new material. The practice time is definitely worth it!

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  • 5

    Anonymous
    Location:
    Billings, Montana
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • 2007-05-03 00:00:00.0 loved it!!!

    this is a great song for any middle school/ high school band. It does take quite a bit of time to learn but it is absoloutley a blast to play. All of my students loved this song!!!

    13 of 22 people found this review helpful.
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  • 5

    Anonymous
    Location:
    St. Paul, Minnesota
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • 2007-04-16 00:00:00.0 very fun!!!

    I played this song in middle school, it is a lot of fun but it takes a while to learn.

    12 of 22 people found this review helpful.
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