Leroy Anderson Portrait, A (arr Barnes)

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Leroy Anderson

Leroy Anderson (arr. James Barnes)

General Info

Year: 1982
Duration: c. 4:39
Difficulty: IV (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Belwin
Cost: Score and Parts - $87.00   |   Score Only - $15.00


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

  • Alarm Clock (optional)
  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Castanets
  • Cowbell
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Maracas
  • Ratchet
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tambourine
  • Temple Blocks
  • Triangle
  • Whip
  • Wood Block
  • Xylophone


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

James Barnes has created a superb arrangement that honors the life and works of Leroy Anderson. This fun arrangement gives a fresh voice to Anderson's immortal melodies. Titles include Serenata, The Syncopated Clock, Blue Tango, and Bugler's Holiday.

- Program Note from publisher


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • Cobb Wind Symphony (Marietta, Ga.) (Alfred L. Watkins, conductor) - 12 November 2023
  • Florida Symphonic Winds (Clearwater) (Jeffrey Traster, conductor) - 16 July 2022
  • Valley Wind Ensemble (Santa Inez, Calif.) (Sharon Jeskey, conductor) – 10 November 2019
  • Austin (Texas) Symphonic Band (Bill Haehnel, conductor) – 27 September 2015
  • Banda Cittadina di Brescia (Giuliano Mariotti, conductor) – 2011

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