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Patriotic Snippets

Sheet Music
Voicing/Format Concert Band
Arranger Robert Sheldon
Publisher Alfred Publishing Co Inc
Series Challenger
Grade 1.5
Catalog # 29452

Price: $48.00

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Patriotic Snippets Arranged by Robert Sheldon. For Concert Band. Published by Alfred Publishing Co Inc. (Catalog # 29452, UPC: 038081326252)

** Stanton's Staff Selection - 2008 **
Keys:
Bb, Eb, F - Meter: 4/4
Rhythms: dotted quarter-8th note pattern, dotted 8th-16th pattern, 16th notes in percussion
Teaching Concepts: dotted rhythms, key changes, articulation, style changes, dynamics

This rousing salute of favorite patriotic melodies is sure to be a hit with your audience and a highlight of your concert! These wonderful settings begin with a brief statement of America the Beautiful followed by Yankee Doodle played by the flutes complete with marching feet of colonial America. A lone snare drum introduces a beautiful low brass statement of the Battle Hymn of the Republic before transitioning to a stirring full band climax of My Country, 'Tis of Thee.

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