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  • Smiley Rag Flexible 5 + Perc.
    Smiley Rag Flexible 5 + Perc.
    Instrumentation 【Part 1】 Flute Oboe Clarinet in E♭ Clarinet in B♭ Alto Saxophone in E♭ Trumpet in B♭ 【Part 2】 Clarinet in B♭ Alto Saxophone in E♭ Trumpet in B♭ Horn in F 【Part 3】 Clarinet in B♭ Tenor Saxophone in B♭ Horn in F 【Part 4】 Tenor Saxophone in B♭ Bassoon Trombone Euphonium 【Part 5】 Bass Clarinetin B♭ Baritone Saxophone in E♭ Bassoon... Instrumentation 【Part 1】 Flute Oboe Clarinet in E♭ Clarinet in B♭ Alto...
  • SONGS for Wind Ensemble
    SONGS for Wind Ensemble
    This beautiful and reflective piece by master composer and educator Yo Goto won the American Bandmasters Association 2011 Sousa/Ostwald Award. Though of only moderate difficulty, various solo woodwind themes develop into a captivating presentation that is alternately playful and provocative. The clarinet's leading role remains in a comfortable range, with simple and poignant lyricism.... This beautiful and reflective piece by master composer and educator Yo Goto won...
  • Star Fantasy
    Star Fantasy
    This was written during the season of Tanabata, a star festival beginning on the evening of 7/7, celebrating the joining of the deities Orihime and Hikoboshi - represented by the stars Vega and Altair. The theme naturally required stars. It is basically variations on Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star . The famous melodies of Tanabatasama (Japanese children’s folk song) and Jupiter are... This was written during the season of Tanabata, a star festival beginning o...   
  • The Vein of Water A Tribute to the Everglades (Rental)
    The Vein of Water
    A Tribute to the Everglades (Rental)
    * Rental Terms Picc. Fl.1 & 2 Ob. Bsn. Cl. 1, 2 & 3 A. Cl. B. Cl. A. Sax. 1 & 2 T. Sax. B. Sax.Trp. 1, 2 & 3 Hrn. 1 & 2 Trb. 1, 2 & 3 Euph. Tuba St. BassTimp. Perc. 1 T-tom (low) S. Dr. Perc. 2 Sus. Cym. T-tom (medium) CabasaPerc. 3 Claves (high) B. Dr. Tamb. Perc. 4 Claves (low) T-tam Sus. Cym. Perc. 5 Vib. Xylo. Cr. Cym. * Rental Terms Picc. Fl.1 & 2 Ob. Bsn. Cl. 1, 2 & 3 A. Cl. B. Cl. A. S...
  • Toward Higher Mountains - A Celebration Prelude for Band-
    Toward Higher Mountains
    - A Celebration Prelude for Band-
    This work was commissioned in 2010 by the Nagano Prefecture All Japan Band Association for its 50th Anniversary celebration. Opening with a grand fanfare, this majestic composition depicts the magnificent nature of Nagano Prefecture including the 3,000 meter high Japanese Alps and Japan’s longest river, the Shinano. With no major changes in tempo, the music is driven by rhythmic changes in... This work was commissioned in 2010 by the Nagano Prefecture All Japan Band ...   
  • Zui-Zui (set)
    Zui-Zui (set)
    Commissioned by the Florida Bandmasters Association, this delightful handling of a Japanese children's melody makes it an educationally valid festival and concert piece. Fl Ob Bsn Bb Cl B.Cl A.Sax T.Sax B.Sax Trpt Horn Trb Euph Tuba Timp S.Dr (snare off) Wood Block Tamb Sus.Cym Mallets (Xylo/Bells) Commissioned by the Florida Bandmasters Association, this delightful handl...    
  • Foundation of Performance
    Foundation of Performance
    Yo Goto, master composer and educator, crafts basic music skills into six progressive arrangements for beginning band. Starting in Bb with quarter note two-voice unisons, selection two moves to half-notes, harmony and greater independence. Additional lessons include brass slurs, dotted notes, chorale-style playing, subdivisions, accidentals, phrasing, key signatures, etc. Selections are suitable... Yo Goto, master composer and educator, crafts basic music skills into six progr...
  • Foundation of Performance 2
    Foundation of Performance 2
    Master educator and composer Yo Goto's second in a series uses five attractive selections to teach more advanced fundamentals to first and second year bands. Key changes, mixed articulations, 6/8 meter, extended ranges, mixed-voice chorales and solos are presented. Selections include Buzz, Buzz, Buzz , American Patrol March , The Lorelei , My Old Kentucky Home and London Bridge Variations .... Master educator and composer Yo Goto's second in a series uses five attract...