Bones Trombone

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Henry Fillmore

Henry Fillmore (tr. and ed. Oliver)

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General Info

Year: 1922 /
Duration: c. 2:40
Difficulty: IV (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Ayotte Custom Musical Engravings
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $78.99; (digital) - $71.99   |   Score Only (print) - $8.00


Full Score
C Piccolo
English Horn
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Trumpet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Percussion, including:

  • Bells
  • Bass Drum
  • Snare Drum
  • Crash Cymbals


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

The subtitle of Fillmore's original 1922 composition was "He's Jes as Warm as Hot Trombone." The work, one of at least 15 Fillmore compositions with "trombone" in the title, is described as a two-step and was to be played at moderate circus tempo.

- Program Note from Wikipedia


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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  • Chester County Concert Band (West Chester, Penn.) (David Reif, conductor) – 30 October 2016

Works for Winds by This Composer

Adaptable Music

  • Courage (Flex instrumentation) (arr. Clark) (1919/2003/2012)
  • His Honor March (Flex instrumentation) (arr. Clark) (1933/2014)

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