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Brass band, military music & marches books

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Commemorating Gallipoli through Music Remembering and Forgetting by John Morgan O'Connell Commemorating Gallipoli through Music Remembering and Forgetting

This book examines the role of music and musicians in commemorating the Gallipoli Campaign (1915-6). It shows how music-making can be used to uncover the multiple identities and complex positionalities of former combatants who wish to memorialize a military catastrophe...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

Steelpan Ambassadors The US Navy Steel Band, 1957-1999 by Andrew R. Martin Steelpan Ambassadors The US Navy Steel Band, 1957-1999

Today, steelbands have become a global phenomenon; yet, in 1957 the exotic sound and the unique image of the US Navy Steel Band was one-of-a-kind. Steelpan Ambassadors uncovers the lost history of the US Navy Steel Band and provides an...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/06/2017

Dark Arteries Suite (Brass Band Score Only) by Gavin Higgins Dark Arteries Suite (Brass Band Score Only)

Dark Arteries was commissioned by Rambert Dance Company and first performed in May 2015 with the Tredegar Town Band sharing the stage with Rambert dancers. In 2016 Higgins re-worked Dark Arteries into a virtuoso concert suite, which captures the essence...
Format: Spiral bound - Released: 04/04/2017

Dark Arteries Suite (Brass Band Score and Parts) by Gavin Higgins Dark Arteries Suite (Brass Band Score and Parts)

Dark Arteries was commissioned by Rambert Dance Company and first performed in May 2015 with the Tredegar Town Band sharing the stage with Rambert dancers. Dark Arteries is a personal and at times highly wrought response to the Miners' Strike...
Format: Sheet music - Released: 04/04/2017

The Band Music Handbook A Catalog of Emerging Band Repertoire by Christopher M. Cicconi The Band Music Handbook A Catalog of Emerging Band Repertoire

Christopher M. Cicconi presents junior high, high school, college, professional, and community band directors and their ensembles an essential tool for discovering and selecting appropriate repertoire. Each work lists its date of origin, duration, exact instrumentation, and publisher. A number...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/02/2017

Blow Your Mind by Kristian Steenstrup Blow Your Mind


Format: Paperback - Released: 04/01/2017

Brass Bands of the World: Militarism, Colonial Legacies, and Local Music Making by Katherine Brucher Brass Bands of the World: Militarism, Colonial Legacies, and Local Music Making

Bands structured around western wind instruments are among the most widespread instrumental ensembles in the world. Although these ensembles draw upon European military traditions that spread globally through colonialism, militarism and missionary work, local musicians have adapted the brass band...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/10/2016

Singing, Soldiering and Sheet Music in America During the First World War by Christina Gier Singing, Soldiering and Sheet Music in America During the First World War

Singing was important to the American fight against Germany in 1917. Military culture and sheet music writers understood music to have the power to help create a strong military and community in the face of conflict. This study of sheet...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/10/2016

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The Marching Chiefs of Florida State University The Band That Never Lost a Halftime Show by Bill F. Faucett The Marching Chiefs of Florida State University The Band That Never Lost a Halftime Show

Chronicles the history of Florida State University's Marching Chiefs, from early efforts to form a band before the 1939 establishment of Florida State College for Women, to the Chiefs' attainment of world renowned status. The band's leaders, shows and music...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Other books in this genre

Marching Band Techniques A Guide to the Successful Operation of a High School Band Program by M Gregory Martin, Rachael L. Smolinsky, Brian W. Cox Marching Band Techniques A Guide to the Successful Operation of a High School Band Program
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This book can be used as an accompanying text for the collegiate marching band techniques course and to help build a successful marching band program at a high school. Topics include everything from developing a program handbook to student leadership...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/03/2016

The Complete Marching Band Resource Manual Techniques and Materials for Teaching, Drill Design, and Music Arranging by Wayne Bailey, Cormac Cannon, Brandt Payne The Complete Marching Band Resource Manual Techniques and Materials for Teaching, Drill Design, and Music Arranging
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Now in an updated third edition, The Complete Marching Band Resource Manual presents both the fundamentals and the advanced techniques that are essential for successful leadership of college and high school marching bands.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/03/2015

Roll With It Brass Bands in the Streets of New Orleans by Matt Sakakeeny Roll With It Brass Bands in the Streets of New Orleans

Roll With It is a firsthand account of the contradictory lives of New Orleans brass-band musicians. They are celebrated as cultural icons within the music scene; outside it, they are treated as faceless black males-subject to poverty, racial marginalization, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/10/2013

Roll With It Brass Bands in the Streets of New Orleans by Matt Sakakeeny Roll With It Brass Bands in the Streets of New Orleans

Roll With It is a firsthand account of the contradictory lives of New Orleans brass-band musicians. They are celebrated as cultural icons within the music scene; outside it, they are treated as faceless black males-subject to poverty, racial marginalization, and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/10/2013

Brass Bands of the World Militarism, Colonial Legacies, and Local Music Making by Professor Keith Howard Brass Bands of the World Militarism, Colonial Legacies, and Local Music Making

Bands structured around western wind instruments are among the most widespread instrumental ensembles in the world. Although these ensembles draw upon European military traditions that spread globally through colonialism, militarism and missionary work.
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/10/2013

Music & the British Military in the Long Nineteenth Century by Trevor (Professor of Music, Open University) Herbert, Helen (Research Fellow in Music, Open University) Barlow Music & the British Military in the Long Nineteenth Century
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The first book to explore the contribution made by the military to British music history, Music & the British Military in the Long Nineteenth Century shows that military bands reached far beyond the official ceremonial duties they are often primarily...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2013

The Sociology of Wind Bands Amateur Music Between Cultural Domination and Autonomy by Vincent Dubois, Jean-Matthieu Meon, Emmanuel Pierru The Sociology of Wind Bands Amateur Music Between Cultural Domination and Autonomy
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Despite the musical and social roles they play in many parts of the world, wind bands have not attracted much interest from sociologists. The Sociology of Wind Bands provides a sociological account of this musical universe. Based on a qualitative...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/05/2013

Mpsc The Saga of Sandy Clyburn by S Stephen Acott Mpsc The Saga of Sandy Clyburn


Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 20/02/2013

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