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18631382

Rain

By Brian Balmages

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Young band Young Band - Grade 2.5
Composed by Brian Balmages. Print-instrumental Young Band. FJH Young Band. This contemporary lyrical work gets away from the typical ballad written for bands at this level. Instead, thick harmonies and wonderful textures become the canvas of this amazingly artistic work that is quite approachable for young bands, yet very approp. Score and Parts. Duration 4:15. The FJH Music Company Inc #B1357. Published by The FJH Music Company Inc (FJ.B1357).

Item Number: FJ.B1357

This contemporary lyrical work gets away from the typical ballad written for bands at this level. Instead, thick harmonies and wonderful textures become the canvas of this amazingly artistic work that is quite approachable for young bands, yet very appropriate for mature bands as well. Striking musical moments and subtle effects may actually make this the most memorable piece on your program. Inspirational!

About FJH Young Band

Appropriate for middle school and smaller high school groups. Second clarinets usually stay below the break. Parts are written with more independence, and instrumentation increases slightly. There is still adequate doubling in the lower voices. Grades 2 - 2.5

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  • 5

    gabi
    Location:
    irmo,sc
    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • November 05, 2009 awesome

    this is a very lyrical piece, my marching band played it as part of our show and we got major effect points for it because it was so moving!!

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  • 4

    GMSE Trumpet
    Location:
    Gahanna OH
    Difficulty Level:
    Beginner
  • January 09, 2009 Good

    Rain is a legato piece designed to soothe the soul and lighten the heart. I would recommend it to anyone who wants to add a little uniqueness and flavor to their concert. Though it is relatively simple in terms of rhythm, with the correct dynamic changes and heartfelt emotion, Even...

    the most capable bands could make this piece sound interesting to audiences.

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