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

World Holiday Celebration

From Wind Repertory Project
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Robert W. Smith

Robert W. Smith

General Info

Year: 2007
Duration: c. 2:30
Difficulty: I (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: C L Barnhouse Company - Official Website
Cost: Score & Parts - $42.00   |   Score Only - $5.00


Full Score
Bb Soprano Clarinet
Eb Alto Clarinet
Bb Bass Clarinet
Alto Saxophone
Tenor Saxophone
Baritone Saxophone
Trumpet (in Bb)
French Horn
Percussion I-II-III-IV; including:

  • Agogo
  • Bass Drum
  • Bongos
  • Conga
  • Cowbell
  • Cymbals (crash and suspended)
  • Glockenspiel
  • Shaker
  • Sleigh Bells
  • Snare Drum
  • Tambourine
  • Tom-Tom (Low)
  • Triangle
  • Xylophone


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Featuring music celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa and Ramadan, A World Holiday Celebration is a unique medley for the concert band. Programmable in any educational setting, the arrangement features melody and ethnic percussion from multiple cultures celebrating the holiday season. Beginning with an introduction based on We Wish You A Merry Christmas, the arrangement continues with a setting of Oh Hanukkah featuring the saxophones. Sounds of Ramadan follows representing cultures of the middle east. An African percussion ensemble serves as the accompaniment for Kwanzaa, a chant featuring the seven principles of the holiday celebration. The winds return with We Wish You A Merry Christmas as the entire percussion section continues to a very exciting finish. This is the perfect ending for your holiday concert as your ensemble brings together the entire community in celebration.

Program Note from Publisher Web-site

Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.

Audio Links

None discovered thus far.

State Ratings

None discovered thus far.

Recent Performances

To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project

Additional Works for Winds by this Composer

Adaptable Music

All Wind Works

Additional Resources

None discovered thus far.