Please DONATE to help with maintenance and upkeep of the Wind Repertory Project!

Jingle Bells Fantasy (arr Szépläki)

From Wind Repertory Project
Jump to navigation Jump to search
James Pierpont

James Pierpont (arr. Szépläki)


General Info

Year: 1857 / 2013
Duration: c. 2:15
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Print Music Source
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $50.00; (digital) - $35.00   |   Score Only (print) - $17.00; (digital) - $15.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe
Bassoon
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
Trombone I-II-III
Bass Trombone
Euphonium
Tuba
Timpani
Percussion, including:

  • Drum Set
  • Glockenspiel
  • Tambourine


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

One of the best-known and commonly sung winter songs in the world. It was written by James Lord Pierpont (1822-1893) and originally published under the title One Horse Open Sleigh in the autumn of 1857. Even though it is commonly thought of as a Christmas song, it was originally written to be sung for our American thanksgiving.

This fantasy uses the famous melody in a variety of styles and settings that show the versatility of this delightful melody.

- Program Note from score


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


Media


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


Performances

To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • Lufkin (Texas) Community Band (David E. Smith, conductor) – 4 December 2016


Works for Winds by this Composer


Resources

None discovered thus far.