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Jingle Bell Rock

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Joseph Carleton Beal and James Ross Boothe (arr. Michael Story)


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General Info

Year: 1957 / 2001
Duration: c. 2:00
Difficulty: II (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Alfred Publishing
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $62.00; (digital) - $62.00   |   Score Only (print) - $7.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
Flute
Oboe
Bassoon
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Trumpet I-II
Horn in F
Trombone
Euphonium
Tuba
Percussion I-II-III, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Sleigh Bells
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Jingle Bell Rock is an American popular Christmas song first released by Bobby Helms in 1957 (after it was recorded in October 1957). It has received frequent airplay in the United States during every Christmas season since then. Jingle Bell Rock was composed by Joseph Carleton Beal (1900–1967) and James Ross Boothe (1917–1976).

- Program Note from Wikipedia


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


Media


State Ratings

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Performances

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  • Sturgis (Mich.) Wind Symphony (R. Scott Davidson, conductor) – 2 December 2018
  • Atlantic Wind Symphony (Lancaster, Mass.) (Earl Raney, conductor) – 1 December 2018
  • Atascadero (Calif.) Community Band (Randy Schwalbe, conductor) – 10 December 2017


Works for Winds by this Composer


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