Trumpeter's Lullaby, A

From Wind Repertory Project
Leroy Anderson

Leroy Anderson (arr. Philip J. Lang)

General Info

Year: 1950 / 1978
Duration: c. 3:10
Difficulty: III (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Co.
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $75.00; (digital) - $75.00   |   Score Only (print) - $9.00

For additional availability information, see Discussion tab, above.


Full Score
Solo Trumpet
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
Bassoon I-II
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
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 Cornet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
String Bass
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Snare Drum


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Written at the request of Roger Voisin, then principal trumpet of the Boston Pops Orchestra. He asked for a trumpet work that wasn't the usual loud trumpet piece.

- Program Note from Heritage Encyclopedia of Band Music


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

  • Ohlone Wind Orchestra (Fremont, Calif.) (Tony Clements, conductor; Ken Walters, trumpet) - 22 October 2023
  • Strongville (Ohio) Community Band (Ken Mahelko, conductor; Jack Brndiar, trumpet) - 12 August 2022
  • Tri-Cities Community Band (Petersburg, Va.) (Iris Schwartz, conductor; Bob Weaver, trumpet) – 26 January 2020
  • Los Alamos (N.M.) Community Winds (Ted Vives, conductor) – 19 October 2019
  • Liverpool (N.Y.) High School Band (Joseph L. Filio, Jr., conductor) – 30 April 2019
  • Kansas Wesleyan University (Salina) Wind Ensemble (Carl Rowles, conductor; Michael Sinicropi, trumpet) – 27 March 2019
  • Southeast Missouri State University (Cape Girardeau) Wind Symphony (Martin Reynolds, conductor; Kevin Tague, trumpet) – 19 October 2018
  • San Luis Obispo (Calif.) Symphony Symphonic Winds (Miriam Grisso, conductor; Susanna Sun, trumpet) - 16 May 2018
  • Iowa State University (Ames) Wind Ensemble (Michael Golemo, conductor) - 9 May 2018 (London)
  • Stonewall Brigade Band (Staunton, Va.) (Jamie Taylor, conductor) – 11 December 2017
  • Ithaca (N.Y.) College Campus Band (Brian Diller, conductor; Stephen Ryan, trumpet) – 22 April 2017
  • Port Charlotte (Fla.) High School Band – 2016
  • Keene (N.H.) State College Concert Band (Glen D’Eon, conductor; Daniel Farina, trumpet) - 10 April 2014

Works for Winds by This Composer

Adaptable Music

  • Sleigh Ride (Flex instrumentation) (arr. Fernie) (1948/)
  • Sleigh Ride (Flex instrumentation) (arr. Torskangerpoll) (1948/2020)

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