The Night Before Christmas (for Narration and Band)
Concert band - Grade 1.5
Composed by Clement Clarke Moore. Arranged by James Swearingen. Concert Band. FJH Developing Band. Christmas. Score and set of parts. Duration 5 minutes, 30 seconds. Published by The FJH Music Company Inc (FJ.B1315).
Item Number: FJ.B1315
Audiences, both young and old alike, will delight in this special musical presentation of Clement Clarke Moore's Christmas poem The Night Before Christmas. It is now a tradition in many American homes to read the poem, written in 1822, every Christmas Ev
Narrated by one to five people, this work presents the perfect opportunity to feature students, faculty, support staff, or school administrators. Dress for narrators may include choir robes along with black folders or simply appropriate outfits complimented with Santa hats. Between readings, the ensemble performs seasonal favorites and provides the audience with a few humorous suggestions.
About FJH Developing Band
Slightly more advanced than beginning band. Clarinet 1 begins to play over the break. Rhythms and ranges are expanded to accommodate the end of first-year as well as second-year instruction. Grade 1.5