These Three Kings, They Like to Swing
Brass Quintet (Opt. Drum Set)
We Three Kings. Composed by John Henry Hopkins Jr. (1820-1891). Arranged by Ryan Meeboer. Brass Ensemble - Quintet; Part(s); Score. Eighth Note Publications. Christmas; Jazz; Novelty; Sacred; Winter. 24 pages. Published by Eighth Note Publications (AP.81-BQ13398).
Item Number: AP.81-BQ13398
"We Three Kings" has been set here as an upbeat, jazz waltz. The tuba, trumpet 2, and horn introduce a variation of the traditional "oom-pa-pa" feel of a waltz. The melody is passed between the trombone and trumpet 1. Here is something a little different in the Christmas gig books. (2:15).