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Kenny Bierschenk

Medley arranged by Kenny Bierschenk


Subtitle: A Medley of Traditional Carols


General Info

Year: 2003 / 2010
Duration: c. 6:25
Difficulty: IV (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Arrangers Publishing Co.
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $80.00   |   Score Only (print) - $10.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
Flute I-II
Oboe
Bassoon I-II
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
B-flat Bass 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-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium
Tuba
Timpani
Percussion I-II-III, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Snare Drum
  • Tambourine
  • Triangle


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Resplendent sounds of the season burst through in this stunning medley of holiday tunes, including: O Come, O Come, Emmanuel; Pat-A-Pan; The First Noel, Here We Come A-Wassailing; Stille, Stille, Stille; Hark The Herald Angels Sing and snippets of other carols. Clever scoring and a joyful feel bring out the best in each of the familiar carols.

- Program Note from publisher


Dedicated to the Mount Community Band, Cincinnati, Ohio.

- Program Note from score


Media


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


Performances

To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • Triangle Wind Ensemble (Cary, N.C.) (Evan Feldman, conductor) - 12 December 2021
  • Beaver County (Penn.) Symphonic Wind Ensemble (Kevin Newton, conductor) - 8 December 2021
  • Atlanta (Ga.) Wind Symphony (David Kehler, conductor) – 8 December 2018
  • Phoenix (N.Y.) Community Band (David Frateschi, conductor) – 18 December 2017
  • Tualatin Valley (Ore.) Community Band (Kevin Soon, conductor) – 3 December 2017
  • Brantford (Ont.) Collegiate Institute Symphonic Band (C. Henderson, conductor) – 2015


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