Unity Series for October 2017, numbers 458 – 461, features works by Noel Jones, Jorgen Ljserdorn, Steve Forman, and Jared Proellocks.
The American Band Journal’s annual Christmas issue features works by Stephen Bulla, Ruben Schmidt, William Himes, and Eric R. Dina.
Les Misérables has been entertaining thousands of people all over the world since its premiere in Paris in 1980. With a soundtrack of memorable songs, Empty Chairs at Empty Tables is one of the more reflective works from the musical. This brass band arrangement is by Cathryn Rogers.
Composed by British Composer Award winner Chris Long, this new piece takes a simple hymn as its starting point, developing into an emotional experience which is suitable for concerts, memorials, and remembrance events.
A brass band arrangement by Dorothy Gates of the Beatles song, originally created for the New York Staff Band in 2007 at the request of Staff Bandmaster Ron Waiksnoris.
A gentle Christmas lullaby composed by David Catherwood with new words by William Hastings. This version may be sung in unison and has an optional second part. The song is also available in an SATB version.
On 26 August 2017, at Soundtrack Cologne, noted film composer Bruce Broughton was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award as one of a handful of “Hollywood Greats” who have contributed at the highest level to the film experience.