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Funeral March (Walch)/"Beethoven's Funeral March No.1" - Brass Band (March-card sized)

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By Johann Heinrich Walch

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Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Horn in F, Euphonium, Brass Choir or Ensemble, Drums, Soprano Cornet, Cornet, Flugelhorn, Tenor Horn, Baritone, Brass Band, Snare Drum, Bass Drum, Cymbal - Intermediate - Digital Download
Composed by Johann Heinrich Walch. Arranged by Rob Bushnell. Romantic Period, Funeral. Score, Set of Parts. 26 pages. Published by RBMusic (S0.408399).

Item Number: S0.408399

Known as"Beethoven's Funeral March No.1" (and announced as such by the BBCTelevision company), Johann Heinrich Walch's funeral march is played each yearat the Remembrance Sunday Services in London on the Sunday nearest to 11November. The march was also played during the processions of The Queen Motherand of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.

This arrangement isfor the UK-style brass band, with alternative parts for horns in F and bass-clef lower brass, and has been reduced to march-card size. The key has also been changed from the original to suit the ensemble better. A recording by a military band (in the original key) can be found onYouTube:

Other searchable terms: Beethoven, Ludwig van Beethoven, Funeral March No.1, Funeral March No 1, Funeral March No1, Funeral March Number 1, Funeral March Number One, Cenotaph, Laying of the Wreaths, Wreath Laying, Armistice, Remembrance Day, Trauermarsch

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