AUDIO

PRESHOW (additional cost)

MVT I - Ritual

MVT II - I Put A Spell on You

MVT III - On Pins and Needles (perc feature)

MVT IV - O When the Saints


*Please note that battery and front ensemble parts are not included in this arrangement. They are added to the audio files for production value only. If you need assistance in finding a percussion arranger, please feel free to contact us.

INSTRUMENTATION

*While this show was created with the below instrumentation, we are able to customize the instrumentation to the needs of your ensemble at no additional cost. Please contact us for more info.

WOODWINDS
Piccolo
Flute 1,2
Clarinet 1,2,3
Bass Clarinet
Alto Sax 1,2
Tenor Sax
Bari Sax
BRASS
Trumpet 1,2,3
Mellophone (split part)
Low Brass 1,2,3
Tuba

SOUND DESIGN
Synth 1
Synth 2
 
*Any of the soloists that are featured within this production can be written for a different instrument or voice. There is NO charge for this. Please contact us for more info.

About This Marching Band Show...

This unique show will be sure to excite your audience! The opening statement uses themes from Dies Irae and will add a definite impact to the beginning of your show. The first movement is a blend of Hans Zimmer's 160bpm and the Dies Irae theme. With a flashy woodwind feature and an impressive brass feature, it's sure to impress the adjudicators. The second movement features Jesse Cook's version of I Put a Spell on You. It features a Solo Voice and a Clarinet. This powerful ballad is sure to bring the audience to their feet. With Bela Bartok's String Quartet No. 4 as the backdrop of the percussion feature, the angular music with allow you to depict the pins and needles theme perfectly. The last movement features a dirge ending with a minor redinition of O' When the Saints Go Marching In. The closer is a perfect ending to this dynamic show. 

What you receive:

  • PDF’s of all Wind and Sound Design parts
  • Practice tracks for each section of the Winds (i.e. Flutes, Clarinets, etc.)
  • Apple MainStage file with all wav files included
  • XML file of percussion sketch on request

A NOTE ABOUT MAINSTAGE

While the show was designed to utilize MainStage, it is not required. You can use the included wav samples in your favorite sampler. Please note that the Aux I part was designed for unit such as the Roland SPD-SX Sampling Percussion Pad. However, you can use a small midi keyboard to perform the Aux I part.  To achieve the best results possible, it is recommended to use a MacBook Pro with at least 8GB of ram.

COPYRIGHT

Pursuant to United States copyright law, a license from the copyright holder is required prior to the delivery of any music. You may secure licensing using Tresona Music, CopyCat Licensing Services or the original copyright holder. If you have any questions about how this process works please feel free to email us. Below is a listing of the pieces that will require copyright clearance:

160 bpm - Hans Zimmer
I Put a Spell On You - Jesse Cook