Hamabe Nouta

From Wind Repertory Project
Tamezō Narita

Tamezō Narita (arr. John Iveson)

Subtitle: Traditional Japanese Folk Song. For Nine Brass

General Info

Year: 1916 / 1997
Duration: c. 2:15
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Original Medium: Folk Song
Publisher: Brass Wind Publications
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - £15.75


Full Score
B-flat Trumpet I-II-III-IV
Horn in F
Trombone I-II-III


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

This is a short, simple, yet delicious, arrangement of a 1916 Japanese folk song. The title translates as Song of the Seashore.

- Program Note from publisher

N.B. Although this arrangement is published as Hamabe Nouta, the original folk song is usually transliterated from Japanese as Hamabe no Uta.


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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Works for Winds by This Composer


  • Iveson, J. (1997). Hamabe Nouta: [Traditional Japanese Folk Song] [score]. Brass Wind Publications: Oakham, Eng.