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Wind Band/Ensemble Anthology Series
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• WIND BAND/ENSEMBLE ANTHOLOGY SERIES •

FOLK SONGS AND DANCES IN WIND BAND CLASSICS
Edited by Robert J. Garofalo

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Attractive reading...thoroughly researched...a wealth of useful information.
Leon Bly, WASBE WORLD

A valuable resource for wind band conductors: interesting, informative and well presented.
Frank L. Battisti, New England Conservatory

The entire series is a terrific, highly recommended resource for all conductors & teachers of wind music.
Mark Hopkins, CANADIAN WINDS

Each volume in the series includes:

▪   COMPLETE FOLK MUSIC FOR PERFORMANCE
▪   INTERPRETIVE AND HISTORICAL NOTES
▪   CD RECORDING OF THE FOLK MUSIC

All volumes in the series now in print.
 
Vol. 1 Folk Songs in OLD WINE IN NEW BOTTLES by Gordon Jacob and SEA SONGS by Ralph Vaughan Williams (published 2002)
Vol. 2 Folk Songs in the ENGLISH FOLK SONG SUITE by Ralph Vaughan Williams (2013)
Vol. 3 Folk Songs & Dances in the SECOND SUITE IN F by Gustav Holst (2011)
Vol. 4 Folk Songs & Dances in LINCOLNSHIRE POSY by Percy Grainger (2008)
Vol. 5 Folk Songs in SUITE FRANÇAISE by Darius Milhaud (2005)

Folk Songs in OLD WINE IN NEW BOTTLES by Gordon Jacob and SEA SONGS by Ralph Vaughan Williams.
• Vol. 1 Folk Songs/Dances Anthology (36 pg. booklet & CD): $25.95    
          • Listen to CD excerpts: "The Wraggle Taggle Gipsies" & "Admiral Benbow" (mp3 format)

Folk Songs in the ENGLISH FOLK SONG SUITE by Ralph Vaughan Williams.
• Vol. 2 Folk Songs/Dances Anthology (100 pg. booklet & CD): $28.95 NEW!    
          • Listen to CD excerpts: "I'm Seventeen Come Sunday" & "John Barleycorn" (mp3 format)

Folk Songs & Dances in the SECOND SUITE IN F by Gustav Holst.
• Vol. 3 Folk Songs/Dances Anthology (102 pg. book & CD): $29.95    
          • Listen to CD excerpts: "Glorishears" (Morris Dance) & "Swansea Town" (mp3 format)

Folk Songs & Dances in LINCOLNSHIRE POSY by Percy Grainger.
• Vol. 4 Folk Songs/Dances Anthology (70 pg. book & CD): $27.95    
          • Listen to CD excerpts: "Rufford Park Poachers" (mp3 format)

Folk Songs in SUITE FRANÇAISE by Darius Milhaud.
• Vol. 5 Folk Songs/Dances Anthology (56 pg. booklet & CD): $26.95    
          • Listen to CD excerpts: "Lo, ‘Tis the Month of May" & "Magali" (mp3 format)


NOTE: The Compact Discs that accompany the Anthology volumes above may be purchased separately:

Vol. 1 CD - Folk Songs in Old Wine by Jacob & Sea Songs by Vaughan Williams $10.95
Vol. 2 CD - Folk Songs in the English Folk Song Suite by Ralph Vaughan Williams $10.95
Vol. 3 CD - Folk Songs & Dances in the Second Suite in F by Gustav Holst $10.95
Vol. 4 CD - Folk Songs & Dances in Lincolnshire Posy by Percy Grainger $10.95
Vol. 5 CD - Folk Songs in Suite Française by Darius Milhaud $10.95


• BOOKS •
By Robert J. Garofalo

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Lead and Inspire: A Guide to Expressive Conducting Lead and Inspire: A Guide to Expressive Conducting (with Frank Battisti).  Presents a comprehensive taxonomy of conducting gestures providing conductors with the knowledge and skills needed to lead and inspire expressive musical performances. 188 pgs.
• Book: $44.95






• CHAMBER WINDS & WIND ORCHESTRA •

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Concertino for Solo Oboe and Winds by Carl Maria von Weber. *
Modern performance edition based on an early manuscript copy of the original score.
Instr: solo oboe 1122/2110 + opt cello & str bass.
• Sc & Pts   $65.   
 • Sc Only  $15.  
    • Listen to CD excerpts: "Concertino for Solo Oboe and Winds" (mp3 format)
    From WIND SERENADE CD below.

Harmonie in F

Harmonie in Bb (1810), op. 78 by Franz Krommer.
Outstanding four-movement wind symphony dedicated to “His Majesty Francois I, Emperor of Austria.”
Instr: 0222+cbsn/2000. Dur: 17:30.
• Sc & Pts   $70.   
 • Sc Only  $15.  
    • Listen to CD excerpts: "Harmonie in Bb" (mp3 format)
    From WIND SERENADE CD below.

Nocturno (Overture for Winds) op. 24 by Felix Mendelssohn. *
Modern edition in Bb based on the 1826 manuscript score with improvements taken from the composer's 1838 score.
Instr: 1222+cbsn/2100.
• Sc & Pts   $65.    
 • Sc Only  $15.  
    • Listen to CD excerpts: "Nocturno" (mp3 format)
    From WIND SERENADE CD below.

Sinfonia in G Minor (1817) by Gaetano Donizetti.
New edition of this charming work in an Italian overture style.  Slightly expanded instrumentation.
Instr: 2222+cbsn or str bass/2000 (2nd fl & cbsn are optional).
• Sc & Pts    $60.   
 • Sc Only  $15.  
    • Listen to CD excerpts: "Sinfonia" (mp3 format)
    From WIND SERENADE CD below.

Sinfonietta (1873), op. 188 by Joachim Raff. *
Delightful four-movement symphony for wind dectet that was regulary performed by The Longy Club of Boston - “full of strength and beauty” (Boston critic).
Instr: 2222/2000. Dur: 25:30
• Sc & Pts   $70.   
 • Sc Only  $20.  
    • Listen to CD excerpts: "Sinfonietta" (mp3 format)
    From WIND SERENADE CD below.

* CD recording available from Whirlwind Music (see Wind Serenade below).


• COMPACT DISCS •

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“The CUA Wind Ensemble played extremely well and there was lots
of full, rich sound from all sections...the young musicians play like
troopers and produce many moments of excitement.”
William Bennett, Washington Evening Star

Wind Serenade.  The Catholic University of America Chamber Winds, Robert Garofalo, Conducting and Dorothy Darlington, Oboe Soloist. • Overture for Winds (1793) by Charles-Simon Catel • Concertino for Solo Oboe and Winds by Carl Maria von Weber (Dorothy Darlington, Oboe Soloist) • Marcia alla Turca by Ludwig van Beethoven • Nocturno (Overture for Winds), op. 24 by Felix Mendelssohn • Sinfonietta, op. 188 by Joachim Raff • Procession of the Sardar by Mikahil Ippolitov-Ivanov • Divertissement pour Instruments á Vent, op. 36 by Emile Bernard • Brasiliana by João Guilherme Ripper.
• Price  $14.95

(For additional recordings, see Heritage Americana Recordings below.)




• HERITAGE AMERICANA RECORDINGS •

Over-the-Shoulder Horn (4096 bytes)

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“A sensational performance and an excellent demonstration of significant historic interest.”
H. Robert Reynolds

All of the Civil War music listed above (and much more) has been recorded by Heritage Americana Brass Band on period instruments (over-the-shoulder saxhorns, cornets, and rope tension drums).  Heritage Americana's recordings are considered to be among the most authentic renditions of this music available today.

Civil War Military Music - 22 selections from Union & Confederate bandbooks: Quickstep Medleys, Marches, Patriotic Airs, Ballads, & Polkas.  Heritage Americana with The Fifes & Drums of Musick Virginia.
• Compact Disc    $14.95    



• CIVIL WAR MUSIC BOOK •

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Civil War    
Music Book Cover (14859 bytes)Pictorial History of Civil War Era Musical Instruments and Military Bands by Robert Garofalo & Mark Elrod.  This book portrays the colorful history of Civil War era bands and instruments using over 240 photographs and illustrations (lithographs, prints, paintings and sheet music covers). More than 40 early instrument makers are represented and approximately 100 Civil War bands and bandsmen are portrayed along with anecdotal information and biographies.   116 pgs.
• Book   $16.95    





• INSTRUMENTATION •

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Instrumentation is indicated as follows: flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon / horn, trumpet, trombone, tuba / timpani, perc, keyboard, harp, etc. / strings. For example: 2222/4000/t, perc(3), pno, hp/strings indicates: 2 fls, 2 obs, 2 clars, 2 bsns / 4 hrns, no trpts, tbns, or tuba / timp, 3 perc, piano, harp / strings (violin 1, violin 2, viola, cello, bass). Instrument doublings are indicated in parentheses, thus 2(pic) 2(eh) 2(bcl) 2(cbsn) reads: 2 fls (one player doubling pic), 2 obs (one player doubling Eng hrn), etc. Additional instruments (not doublings) are indicated: 2+pic 2+eh 2+bcl 2+cbsn; this reads: 2 fls plus pic, 2 obs plus Eng hrn, etc. Saxophones would be listed after bassoon and euphonium after tuba if included in chamber wind or wind orchestra music.