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Selections from "Corpse Bride"

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Danny Elfman

Danny Elfman (arr. Victor Lopez)


General Info

Year: 2006
Duration: c. 4:20
Difficulty: II-1/2 (see Ratings for explanation)
Original Medium: Orchestra
Publisher: Alfred Publishing
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $65.00; (digital) - $65.00   |   Score Only (print) - $9.00


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
String Bass
Piano (optional)
Timpani
Percussion I-II-III, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Bone Jangles
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Hi-Hat
  • Snare Drum
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Tambourine
  • Temple Blocks
  • Tom-Toms (3)
  • Triangle
  • Wind Chimes
  • Xylophone


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

The music of Danny Elfman has gathered loyal fans for its creativity and at times quirky nature, and these selections from the award-nominated Tim Burton film are no exception. A fascinating mix of spooky, swing and majestic, this medley shows his unique and appealing writing style. The variety of moods and engaging and imaginative percussion effects make it a thoroughly entertaining arrangement.

This medley includes Corpse Bride (Main Title), Remains of the Day, and Wedding Song.

- Program Note by publisher


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


Media


State Ratings

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Performances

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Works for Winds by this Composer

Adaptable Music

  • The Simpsons (Flex instrumentation) (arr. Murtha) (1990/2008)


All Wind Works


Resources

  • Elfman, D.; Lopez, V. (2006). Corpse Bride [score]. Alfred Publishing: Van Nuys, Calif.
  • Perusal score