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Red Baron

Sheet Music
Voicing/Format Concert Band
Composer Morales, Erik
Publisher Fjh Music Company, Inc.
Grade Gr-2.5
Series Young Band

Price: $60.00

Catalog #B1417

UPC code: 674398225507

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Advancing bands looking for a programmatic challenge will LOVE this piece! Depicting the excitement of the legendary WWI dog-fighter, The Red Baron is as fun to listen to as it is to play. A dramatic intro. (featuring a trumpet solo) eventually gives way to a driving A-section (take-off/flight) before engaging in dog-fight combat (well-represented by trombone smears). Although in 4/4 with mostly basic 8th note rhythms, the layered writing and quick tempo make the piece seem more difficult than it is. A wonderful selection and programming contrast!

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