On the weekend of 20 – 21 October 2018, the New York Staff Band (Bandmaster Derek Lance) was in the Eastern Pennsylvania and Delaware (Pendel) Division, specifically visiting the Lancaster Citadel Corps.
Month: October 2018
Tomahawk Arts Weekend Features Territorial Songsters
The Southern Territorial Songsters (Leader Dr. Beatrice Holz) visited the Maryland-West Virginia (MWV) Division 18 – 21 October 2018, participating in the Tomahawk Arts Weekend. Events included assisting with instruction at Camp Tomahawk, concerts in Hagerstown and Frederick, Maryland, and Sunday worship in Hagerstown.
Salmos, Himnos & Canciones Espirituales 10
Evangelio y unísono contemporáneo y arreglos de dos partes para voces de todas las edades. Versión en español descargable en PDF. Gospel and Contemporary unison and two-part arrangements for voices of all ages. Spanish language downloadable PDF version. Also available in English.
Five festive pieces, flexibly arranged for advanced junior band. The Twelve Days of Christmas, Winter Wonderland, O Holy Night (euphonium solo), Fantasia on Adeste Fideles, Jazz to the World.
Andrew Burditt Returns to Canadian Staff Band
Bandmaster Andrew Burditt (Oshawa Temple Corps) has rejoined the Canadian Staff Band (Bandmaster John Lam), taking a seat in the solo cornet section. He is a third-generation member of the Staff Band, the son of former Staff Bandmaster Brian Burditt and grandson of William Burditt, both of whom were founding members in 1969. He originally joined the band in 1994 and served for a total of 16 years before rejoining the band in September 2018.
From the pen of Andi Cook comes this stunning concert setting of the traditional Polish carol.
Flügelhorn Solo – In the Bleak Midwinter
This beautiful flügelhorn solo is a welcome addition to any Christmas concert program. With sympathetic scoring throughout, this piece is not technically demanding for either the band or the soloist, but relies on lyrical playing.
Yuletide Rhapsody is a journey through some festive favorites, put together as you’ve never heard them before. Featuring all sections of the band in a variety of different styles, the work also throws in a few surprises to keep audiences on their toes.
A Spanish Christmas
Add something different to your festive programs this year with this light-hearted work featuring well-known carols with a Spanish flavor.
Arranged by Gavin Somerset, this new release is the perfect all-round Christmas item, perfect for your festive program.