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There’s more in the tank:Things I learned from the Tate High School Showband of the South Marching Band #1

1985 I'm a freshman trumpet player coming in to what I learned was called the 'Tate High School Showband of the South'. At the time, I played trumpet (started in 7th grade) and that was the high school I was zoned for. I really liked playing trumpet and I heard the band was 'really good'. [...]

O Come, O Come Emmanuel – Cinematic Worship Series (Advent)

I am a sucker for strings. Always have been. I married a violin player for goodness sake. Quite a number of years ago now at The People's Church (now Church of the City), I created what I simply called 'String Sunday'. This was a Sunday at Christmas where we brought in a string ensemble and [...]

Deck the Halls for Concert Band and/or Orchestra and Trumpet Trio

If you like Bugler's Holiday, then you may enjoy this trumpet trio version of Deck the Halls that I created in that style (double tonguing and festive!). I wanted to create an arrangement of Deck the Halls for trumpet trio in the style of Bugler’s Holiday BUT I wanted to make sure it was playable [...]

just add…Horns – Can I hear the arrangements?

  I'm thrilled to introduce the just add...Horns series to our catalog! These are 'Modular Horn Arrangements for Modern Worship'. Written to fit in a modern worship setting, these modular arrangements allow the horn section to 'go with the flow'. This way the worship leader and rhythm section can do the arrangement however they would [...]

just add…Horns Hand Signals MAKE THIS EASY!!!!

Where are we? Where did we repeat back to? Is that the bridge? Is this the last time? I'll admit it. It is 'possible' that I have A.D.D. Squirrel! So sometimes when we're in the middle of a song that repeats a decent amount, I find myself trying to make sure I remember where we [...]

introducing just add…Horns (Modular Horn Arrangements for Modern Worship)

    I have been waiting to introduce this series for a LONG TIME and the day has finally come! I am thrilled to introduce you to:   just add...Horns Modular Horn Arrangements for Modern Worship If you are looking to spice up your worship service... just add horns! If you feel like Sundays may [...]

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