Grown-Up Christmas List

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David Foster

David Foster (arr. Michael Brown)

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General Info

Year: 2012
Duration: c. 3:10
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Original Medium: Ballad
Publisher: Hal Leonard
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $55.00; (digital) - $55.00   |   Score Only (print) - $5.00


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
String Bass
Percussion I-II-III

(percussion detail desired)



None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Though originally recorded by David Foster with Natalie Cole, the 1992 version by Amy Grant is largely responsible for this song's continued popularity. This inspiring ballad will add a special lift to any holiday concert.

- Program Note from publisher


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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  • Rhode Island (Providence) Wind Ensemble (Robert Franzblau, conductor; Kelly Lennon, vocal) - 11 December 2022
  • Lakeshore Wind Ensemble (Manitowoc, Wisc.) (Jeremiah Eis, conductor; Kim Hoffman, vocal) - 3 December 2022
  • Strafford Wind Symphony (Rochester, N.H.) (Jeffrey Smith, conductor; Zoe Goiun and Gilda Pronych, vocals) - 3 December 2022
  • First Coast Wind Ensemble (Jacksonville, Fla.) (Paul Weikle, conductor) - 12 December 2021
  • University of the West Indies Arts (St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago) Wind Ensemble (Leslie Clement, conductor) – 30 November 2019
  • Sidney (BC, Can.) Concert Band (Bruce Ham, conductor; Stephanie Benbow, vocal) – 3 December 2018
  • Callanwode Concert Band (Decatur, Ga.) (Glenn Moore, conductor) – 3 December 2017
  • Wheaton (Ill.) Warrenville South High School Concert Bands (Michelle Brassel, vocal) – 8 December 2012

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