Free Ride

From Wind Repertory Project
Dan Hartman

Dan Hartman (arr. Paul Murtha)

This article is a stub. If you can help add information to it,
please join the WRP and visit the FAQ (left sidebar) for information.

General Info

Year: 1972 / 2017
Duration: c. 2:55
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Original Medium: Rock band
Publisher: Hal Leonard
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $55.00; (digital) - $55.00   |   Score Only (print) - $7.50


Full Score
C Piccolo
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Clarinet
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
Trombone I-II
Electric Bass
Percussion I-II-III

(percussion detail desired)


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Recorded by the Edgar Winter Group in 1973, this true classic rock tune has stood the test of time! This solid, hard rockin' arrangement for concert band skillfully preserves the distinctive riffs and driving energy of the original.

- Program Note from publisher

Free Ride is a song written by Dan Hartman and performed by The Edgar Winter Group. The single, was a top 20 U.S. hit in 1973, hitting number 14 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart.

Hartman himself re-recorded the song and released it on his 1979 album Relight My Fire.

- Program Note from Wikipedia


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

Works for Winds by This Composer