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  • Four Seasons for Euphonium and Tuba Quartet
    Four Seasons for Euphonium and Tuba Quartet
    Euphonium and tuba sound colors are reserved and warm but also intensely powerful at times. Four Seasons offers my view of the unlimited possibilities of these instruments and how they can illustrate this annual ritual. I. Spring - Color All green comes to blossom, and all on earth are bathed with soft sunshine. New life joyously celebrates spring's arrival and is filled with happiness. II.... Euphonium and tuba sound colors are reserved and warm but also intensely powerf...
  • Funiculi-Funicula Fantasy for Euphonium Tuba Quartet
    Funiculi-Funicula Fantasy for Euphonium Tuba Quartet
    The famous “Funiculi-Funicula” presented in variation form for Euphonium Tuba Quartet. Perform the opening with an “Alpen” feel. From A to E is the popular theme. Tempo is set at 116, but you can also take it a little faster. In that case, when the repetitive notes of 1st Euph. (two bars before D) seem difficult, you can change them to F dotted half-notes. The solo tuba... The famous “Funiculi-Funicula” presented in variation form for Euph...
  • Greensleeves Fantasy for Euphonium and Tuba Quartet
    Greensleeves Fantasy for Euphonium and Tuba Quartet
    Greensleeves Fantasy was premiered by the euphonium tuba ensemble group “Tubium” as an anchor piece of that concert. It was written for two euphoniums and two tubas using the famous title theme, and has been re-edited and published in this form. The theme can be heard throughout the piece, although its style changes gradually with the accompaniment. It starts lyrically and moves to... Greensleeves Fantasy was premiered by the euphonium tuba ensemble group “...
  • Innovation for Euphonium and Tuba Quartet
    Innovation for Euphonium and Tuba Quartet
    Instrumentation Euph.1-2Tuba 1-2 Instrumentation Euph.1-2Tuba 1-2...                                              
  • Little Suite Tubium Dances for Euphonium and Tuba Quartet
    Little Suite Tubium Dances for Euphonium and Tuba Quartet
    This work consists of five movements: 1. Tubium Dance, 2. Waltz, 3. Sorrow Dance, 4. Euphonian Dance, and 5. Final Dance. “Tubium Dance” is a coinage combining euphonium and tuba, named after the euphonium tuba ensemble group “Tubium” of which the composer serves as music director. It’s written in 5/8 time and gives the appearance of dancing seriously and briskly. In... This work consists of five movements: 1. Tubium Dance, 2. Waltz, 3. Sorrow Danc...
  • Maidens' Three Dances for Euphonium and Tuba Quartet
    Maidens' Three Dances for Euphonium and Tuba Quartet
    I entitled this work Maidens' Three Dances because it was commissioned by a group of women. It consists of three parts; sacred dance, prayer dance, and celebration (after the ceremony) dance. It is appropriate for both concert and contest. Instrumentation Euph.1-2Tuba 1-2 I entitled this work Maidens' Three Dances because it was commissioned by a...
  • Prelude and Fugue for Euphonium and Tuba Quartet
    Prelude and Fugue for Euphonium and Tuba Quartet
    Instrumentation Euph2Tuba2 Instrumentation Euph2Tuba2...                                                    
  • Puccini's Opera Arias for Euphonium and Tuba Quartet
    Puccini's Opera Arias for Euphonium and Tuba Quartet
    Program Notes: Renowned 19th century operatic composer Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924) presented us with many melodic masterpieces. Tosca’s E lucevan le stelle, Madama Butterfly’s Un bel di, vedremo, Gianni Schicchi’s Oh! mio babbino caro and Turandot’s Nessun dorma! are familiar to most and deeply appreciated by music fans the world over. Utilizing these themes I arranged... Program Notes: Renowned 19th century operatic composer Giacomo Puccini (1858-192...