Grading system

Grade 1 - beginner

Grade 2 - junior

Grade 3 - youth/school & community player

Grade 4 - higher school bands, community and university player

Grade 5 - university and professional/elite soloist

Grade 6 - professional/elite soloist



Bohemian (grade 4)

Solo for Tenor Horn and Piano by Richard Rock

This is a light gypsy style dance, enjoyable to play and listen to.

£ 6.95

Bohemian Score  Bohemian Solo Part



Bohemian (grade 4)

Solo for Clarinet/Flute/Oboe and Piano by Richard Rock

This is a light gypsy style dance, enjoyable to play and listen to.

£ 6.95

 



Elegy (grade 3)

Solo for cornet/flugel and Piano or any Bb instument by Richard Rock

This piece was commissioned by the Fitjar Skulekorps band in Norway in 2011 for the Sotrafestivalen contest where it took the soloist prize. Elegy forms the third movement of a suite “The Hidden Soul of Harmony”. Slow and somber the piece evokes emotion.

Sample Sound

Download score & parts

£ 3.50

Order a printed set

£ 6.95

Fiero (grade 5)

Solo for Trumpet/Cornet and Piano by Richard Rock

Written for Iain Culross in 2007 the piece explores technical an lyrical aspects of playing for both soloist and band. The piece has mood swings ranging from wild and argumentative to smooth and sensitive, but is always performed with ‘Fiero’ – the Italian word for ‘proud’.

Coming Soon...


Meeting of the Waters (grade 3)

Solo for cornet/flugel and Piano or any Bb instument by Richard Rock

Inspired by the Vale of Avoca, Thomas Moore wrote the song The Meeting of the Waters to an old Irish air, The Old Head of Dennis. The Meeting of the Waters is where the Avonmore and Avonbeg rivers come together to form the river Avoca where the dark wooded river valley of the Vale of Avoca begins.

Coming Soon...



Client List

BBC

Sky Arts

CompanyPictures

Princess TV Productions

EMI Music

Manchester City FC

Smooth Operations

Centre Screen

 

The Fairey Band

Brighouse & Rastrick

Hammonds Saltaire

YBS Band

Brett Baker

David Thornton

Iain Culross

 

University of Salford

GM Hub

Fitjar Skulekorps

Krohnengen Brass Band

Bradford Youth Orchestra