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 Ukrainian Folly24-Jun-2022
 Composed by K Davies 
  A composition for Brass Band based on the Ukrainian Folk Song "Oh the Red Viburnum in the Meadow". The music opens with the melody with interesting harmony and is followed by a March section in which the original melody is used as a counter melody in low-brass, high-brass and mid-range brass. (Duration 4:00)
 Good 4 U23-Jun-2021
 Composed by O Rodrigo & D Nigro arranged by K Davies 
  A great rhythmic arrangement of this modern pop song with a great bass line and a soprano obligato in the final section. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:10).
 Habanera from Carmen27-Mar-2021
 Composed by G Bizet arranged by K Davies 
  A lovely Solo for Horn from Carmen which ascends to a climax with a top C. Certainly worth a listen. Backtracking and solo part are freely available. (Duration 3:30).
 Woman in Love24-Mar-2021
 Composed by R Gibb & B Gibb arranged by K Davies 
  A sensitive arrangement of this 1980s hit for Barbra Streisand composed by the Gibb brothers (of the Bee Gees). The opening melody is on Flugal with flowing quavers on Euphonium. The vibraphone part may be played on Glockenspiel. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:50).
 Gilda's Aria from Act 1 of Rigoletto22-Mar-2021
 Composed by G Verdi arranged by K Davies 
  This superb solo arranged for Bb Cornet is also known as Caro Nome. A Soprano Solo part is available on request (there is no Soprano cornet band part). It's one of these solos that is more difficult to play faster but doesnt necessarily sound better when it loses the style that Verdi wanted! (Duration 4:00).
 The Duke's Aria from Act 3 of Rigoletto13-Mar-2021
 Composed by G Verdi arranged by K Davies 
  A great solo for Euphonium of this memorable Aria. The middle section has the melody in the Bass line whilst the Euphonium plays an obligato part. Why not have a listen? (Duration 3:35)
 Good Vibrations02-Mar-2021
 Composed by M Love & B Wilson arranged by K Davies 
  A lively arrangement of this 1966 hit for the Beach Boys with melodic lines well distributed between players. The vibraphone part can be played on Glockenspiel. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:40).
 Aria from Act 3 of Orpheus02-Mar-2021
 Composed by C W Gluck arranged by K Davies 
  A lovely passionate solo for cornet (or flugal) of this classic aria. (There is no Soprano Cornet part). Have a look at the score and listen to the Finale Rendition. (Duration 5:45).
 Virus Lives!01-Oct-2020
 Composed by K Davies 
  Normal lives are disrupted leading to sad virus waves. This slower lament section featuring melodies from Flugel and Solo Horn is followed by a March with your choice of a sad or happy ending! The vibraphone part can be played on Glockenspiel but should not be omitted. (Duration 4:30).
 Maria22-Apr-2020
 Composed by L Bernstein arranged by K Davies 
  A lovely arrangement as a Bass solo of this famous West Side Story song. Solo parts are included for Eb a Bb Tuba. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:25).
 Concierto de Aranjuez19-Apr-2020
 Composed by J Roderigo arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement as a Flugel solo made famous in the film Brassed Off. Clearly notated in C minor concert (up a semi-tone from the original guitar solo). Play along tracks are available. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:55)
 Easy Money13-Apr-2020
 Composed by B Joel arranged by K Davies 
  A dramatic arrangement of this 1983 hit for Billy Joel which features the middle and lower brass. Published with the permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:05)
 I Gotta Feeling01-Apr-2020
 Composed by W Adams, A Pineda, J Gomez, S Ferguson, D Guetta & F Riesterer arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this 2009 hit for the Black Eyed Peas which gives most players something interesting to play. Why not have a listen? Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:30).
 Everything12-Mar-2020
 Composed by M Buble, A Chang & A Foster-Gillies arranged by K Davies 
  A lovely arrangement of this Michael Buble hit with a link section on Euphonium. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:45)
 Schindler's List11-Mar-2020
 Composed by J Williams arranged by K Davies 
  A great solo for Euphonium, Baritone or Trombone with an accessible range which can be performed with feeling! Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:30).
 Someone You Loved26-Feb-2020
 Composed by P Kelleher, T Barnes, S Roman, B Kohn & L Capaldi arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this Lewis Capaldi hit which is relatively straight forward to play. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:15).
 Oh, Pretty Woman17-Feb-2020
 Composed by R Orbison & B Dees arranged by K Davies 
  Originally recorded by Roy Orbison in 1964 this song is probably best known from the 1990 film of the same name. This dramatic arrangement is fairly straight forward to play without overreliance on percussion. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:10).
 Last of the Summer Wine12-Feb-2020
 Composed by R Hazlehurst arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this BBC classic TV theme complete with 4/4 interlude. The vibraphone part may be played on Glockenspiel or omitted. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:00)
 Greensleeves10-Feb-2020
 Composed by Trad arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this traditional melody for Brass Band. (Duration 2:50)
 Black Magic04-Feb-2020
 Composed by C Purcell, E Erfjord, H Michelsen & E Drewett arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this 2015 hit for Little Mix for Brass Band which is quite playable and more demanding on the tongue than on range. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 2:50).
 Scarf Dance27-Jan-2020
 Composed by L Delibes arranged by K Davies 
  A dramatic arrangement for Brass Band from the ballet La Source which is relatively straight forward to play. (Duration 4:30).
 Against All Odds18-Jan-2020
 Composed by P Collins arranged by K Davies 
  A moving arrangement of this Phil Collins classic hit which is relatively straight forward to perform. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:00).
 Spanish Flea08-Jan-2020
 Composed by J Wechter arranged by K Davies 
  A great solo for Soprano cornet of this number made famous by Herb Alpert and Tijuana Brass. An alternative Bb soloist part is included suitable for trumpet. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 2:15).
 Oh, What a Night!05-Jan-2020
 Composed by B Gaudio & J Parker arranged by K Davies 
  An exciting arrangment of this 1975 hit for the 4 Seasons which is relatively straight forward to play. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corpiration and available from SMP Press (Duration 2:50).
 I want to break free05-Jan-2020
 Composed by J Deacon arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this 1984 memorable hit for Queen. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:30).
 Easter Hymn from Cavalleria Rusticana04-Jan-2020
 Composed by P Mascagni arranged by K Davies 
  A beautiful arrangement for Solo Soprano Cornet which should be performed with passion and the traditional rallentandos and accelerandos. An alternative Bb soloist part is included - with a super E as the highest note. (Duration 3:30).
 Joy to the World23-Nov-2019
 Composed by I Watts arranged by K Davies 
  A jazzy arrangement of this Christmas favourite which is fun to play and to hear with solo passages on cornet and euphonium. (Duration 2:25)
 Another Day in Paradise20-Nov-2019
 Composed by P Collins arranged by K Davies 
  A lovely arrangement of this classic Phil Collins with optional Vibraphone and Timpani parts. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:25).
 Who Wants to Live Forever03-Nov-2019
 Composed by B May arranged by K Davies 
  A very playable arrangement of this memorable 1980s song from Queen. The vibraphone part can be played on Glockenspiel or omitted. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:40).
 Sosban Fach11-Oct-2019
 Composed by K Davies 
  Inspired by a classic brass band title of the same name which for many failed to capture the essence of the original lyrics or those associated with Welsh rugby. A dramatic and in places demanding piece of music. (Duration 3:10).
 Reflections06-Oct-2019
 Composed by K Davies 
  A thought inspiring original composition with accessible range and rhythms for most bands. Attention needs to be given to the dynamics and ensemble playing for an effective performance. The vibraphone part can be played on Glockenspiel or omitted. (Duration 4:30).
 March to the Moon15-Sep-2019
 Composed by K Davies 
  Written to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landings, this March attempts to catch the sense of drive and determination that took mankind to the moon. (Duration 3:30).
 Make You Feel My Love09-Sep-2019
 Composed by B Dylan arranged by K Davies 
  A lovely arrangement of this Bob Dylan song which has been covered by a number of artists including Adele. It features the Flugel Horn. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:20).
 Moon River06-Sep-2019
 Composed by H Mancini arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this 1960s classic for Solo Trombone with Brass Band accompaniment suitable for players with a grade 5 ABRSM range. (The song was written for Audrey Hepburn to sing in the film Breakfast at Tiffany's.) There is no Soprano Cornet part and the vibraphone part can be played on Glockenspiel. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:55)
 Rocket Man04-Sep-2019
 Composed by E John & B Taupin arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this Elton John classic to mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landings. This arrangement has clear notation making it easier to play the syncopated rhythms. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:55).
 Downtown01-May-2019
 Composed by T Hatch arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this 1960s hit for Petula Clark which is fun to play and audiences will enjoy! Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:15).
 Another Brick in the Wall24-Apr-2019
 Composed by R Waters arranged by K Davies 
  This great Pink Floyd song has been carefully arranged for Brass Band. In places the rhythms are tricky but the cornet solo which replaces the guitar solo has relatively standard rhythms with an accessible range and forms a link prior to the DS. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:15).
 Locked Out of Heaven15-Apr-2019
 Composed by B Mars, A Levine, P Lawrence & M Ronson arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this fantastic Bruno Mars number. The Solo Cornet part is high (covered on Soprano) and the Vibraphone part may be omitted or played on Glockenspiel. (Duration 2:40)
 Shake It Off15-Apr-2019
 Composed by M Martin, Shellback & T Swift arranged by K Davies 
  A straightforward arrangement of this 2014 hit for Taylor Swift which is fun to play and to hear. A short rhythmic interlude on Solo Horn replaces the rap few bars before the DS. (Duration 2:50).
 Crazy in Love08-Apr-2019
 Composed by E Record, R Harrison, S Carter & B Knowles arranged by K Davies 
  This 2003 release for Beyonce is probably best known for its video but has some memorable motifs which work well when played by brass bands. The flugel is featured in the link before the DS. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:40).
 Old Man River07-Apr-2019
 Composed by Trad arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement as a Bass Solo of this traditional melody with a lovely jazzy interlude. Bass clef, Eb and Bb solo parts are included. (Duration 3:40)
 Top Gun Anthem05-Mar-2019
 Composed by H Faltermeyer arranged by K Davies 
  A dramatic arrangement of this number from the film Top Gun. Opening quietly, the main theme progresses through a series of key changes with the "guitar solo" transcribed for Solo Cornet before the DS and the build up to the climatic ending. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:10).
 Take My Breath Away04-Mar-2019
 Composed by G Morodoer arranged by K Davies 
  A delightful solo from the 1980s film Top Gun arranged for Tenor Horn with Brass Band accompaniment with an alternative solo part for Euphonium. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 5:00).
 Danger Zone04-Mar-2019
 Composed by G Moroder arranged by K Davies 
  Featured in the 1980s film Top Gun this dramatic arrangement opens with with a great bass line and features the horns prior to the entry of the main theme. The link before the DS starts with the second theme followed interjections from horns and cornets reminiscent of the original guitar solo link. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 2:40).
 Io Tectonics25-Feb-2019
 Composed by K Davies 
  This dramatic composition reflects the volcanic nature of Io (the innermost Galilean moon of Jupiter) and was written as part of a series of compositions celebrating the 1969 Apollo moon landings. (Duration 5:10).
 Nobody Does It Better19-Feb-2019
 Composed by M Hamlisch arranged by K Davies 
  A sensitive arrangement for Solo Trombone with a range that makes it accessible to a more players. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:30).
 Callisto Adventure19-Feb-2019
 Composed by K Davies 
  The opening features a driving rhythmic bass line with a melodic line on cornets which with some development sandwiches a slower 8/8 section. This original composition is part of a series celebrating the 1969 Apollo moon landings. (Duration 5:20).
 Banana Boat Song11-Feb-2019
 Composed by K Davies 
  An interesting arrangement of this Jamaican melody which includes a melancholy link before the DC and is fairly straight forward to play. (Duration 3:50)
 Ganymede Patrol04-Feb-2019
 Composed by K Davies 
  This original composition is part of a series celebrating the 1969 Apollo moon landings. An opening 8/8 section links to a slower brass ensemble section prior to the final section with a driving bass line. (Duration 3:30).
 Serenade29-Jan-2019
 Composed by F Schubert arranged by K Davies 
  A sensitive arrangement of this memorable Schubert melody which opens with the melody on Euphonium. (Duration 5:10).
 Forever Autumn22-Jan-2019
 Composed by J Wayne arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this Jeff Wayne ballad from War of the Worlds with melodic phrases widely shared between instruments and driving bass lines. (Duration 4:20)
 Mango Walk19-Jan-2019
 Composed by Trad arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this traditional Jamaican melody which is relatively straight forward to play. (Duration 2:35)
 Moon Trip14-Jan-2019
 Composed by K Davies 
  This music celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landings by reminiscing on the styles of a range of moon-themed songs from across the intervening decades. (Duration 4:15).
 All in the April Evening08-Jan-2019
 Composed by H S Roberton arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this classic song by Hugh Robertson which is playable by lower section bands. (Duration 3:50)
 Snow March19-Nov-2018
 Composed by K Davies 
  Inspired by Schneewalzer by T Koschat this March is fun to play and will be enjoyed by audiences. (Duration 3:15)
 Jingle Bells11-Nov-2018
 Composed by J L Pierpont arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this traditional Christmas melody with interesting descants. (Duration 2:10).
 Time Warp02-Nov-2018
 Composed by R O'Brien arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this 1973 classic from the Rocky Horror Picture Show which includes a Trombone Solo (cued on Euphonium). Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:10).
 Bright Eyes22-Oct-2018
 Composed by M Batt arranged by K Davies 
  A sensitive arrangement of this Art Garfunkel hit from Watership Down. Why not have a listen? Published with permission of Hal Leonard and Corporation available from SMP Press. (Duration 4:35).
 Christmas Celebration17-Oct-2018
 Composed by K Davies 
  An original composition which attempts to capture the hustle bustle of Christmas with interludes of more reflective calm. The Tubular Bell part can be played on Glockenspiel but might be better on a keyboard. (Duration 4:40).
 I Saw Three Ships14-Oct-2018
 Composed by Trad arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this well known carol with a slower middle section. Why not have a listen? Best performed with Tubular Bells although that part can be played on Glockenspiel or omitted. (Duration 3:25).
 I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day10-Oct-2018
 Composed by Trad arranged by K Davies 
  A straight forward arrangement of this 18th Century carol usually attributed to J B Calkin reflecting the conflict in the words by H W Longfellow. The baritones have more challenges than usual whilst the Solo Cornet parts are not so difficult. The Vibraphone part can be played on Glockenspiel or omitted. (Duration 4:00).
 Gloucestershire Wassail09-Oct-2018
 Composed by Trad arranged by K Davies 
  An interesting arrangement of this traditional Christmas song which audiences appreciate more when performed in an Apple Orchard whilst drinking mulled cider! (Duration 3:45)
 Super Trouper09-Oct-2018
 Composed by B Andersson & B Ulvaeus arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this classic ABBA hit which is fairly straight forward to play with a Trombone solo (cued on Euphonium) used as a link before the DS. The vibraphone part can be played on Glockenspiel or omitted. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:45).
 Plum Pudding08-Oct-2018
 Composed by Trad arranged by K Davies 
  A medley of great traditional Christmas Carols - but not those that you might ask an audience to sing! Includes: Joy to the World, Zither Carol, Deck the Halls, Angels from the Realms of Glory, Coventry Carol, and The Virgin Mary had a Baby Boy. (Duration 3:35).
 The Chain04-Oct-2018
 Composed by C Mcvie, J Mcvie, L Buckingham, M Fleetwood & S Nicks arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this Fleetwood Mac 1970s classic hit from their album Rumours. The well known bass line is compliment by great parts for the cornets and horns. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:35).
 Irish Melody30-Sep-2018
 Composed by Trad arranged by K Davies 
  A lovely arrangement of this traditional melody for Solo Cornet (Duration 3:05).
 Take a Chance on Me18-Sep-2018
 Composed by B Andersson & B Ulvaeus arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this 1970s classic hit for ABBA where the key melodic phrases are widely shared, with a variety of interjections and a little obligato soprano in the DS. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:00).
 Baby Shark07-Sep-2018
 Composed by Trad arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement based on that famous melody utilising instruments carefully to give some exciting music. Suitable for playing by a training band or lower section band although some of the rhythms and occasional notes will provide a challenge. (Duration 3:00).
 Paparazzi31-Aug-2018
 Composed by S Germanotta & R Fursari arranged by K Davies 
  A dramatic arrangement of Lady Gaga's Papazazzi including a trombone solo in the Bridge and some driving bass parts. The Vibraphone part can be played on Glockenspiel. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:00).
 Something Happened on the Way to Heaven29-Aug-2018
 Composed by P Collins & D Stuermer arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this 1990 Phil Collins hit with melodic and rhythmic interest distributed between the parts - including superb bass and drum kit parts! Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:35).
 Like a Virgin27-Aug-2018
 Composed by B Steinberg & T Kelly arranged by K Davies 
  A stylish arrangement of this Madonna classic which is relatively straight forward to play - apart from the marathon bass part! Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:10).
 Planets Suite: Mars25-Aug-2018
 Composed by G Holst arranged by K Davies 
  Mars subtitled "The Bringer of War" was written in 1914 although the suite was not completed until 1916 and not performed until September 1918 (when WW1 was in its final months). Holst scored it for a large symphony orchestra featuring a tenor tuba (or Euphonium) as well as other less common orchestral instruments. This arrangement is designed to be playable by lower section brass bands. (Duration 4:10 at a steady Allegro).
 Summer of '6921-Aug-2018
 Composed by B Adams & J Valllance arranged by K Davies 
  An exciting arrangement with some great accompanying parts in the horns and trombones as well as maintaining the strong melodic features. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:10).
 WW1 Favourites17-Aug-2018
 Composed by K Davies 
  A fresh arrangement of WW1 favourites including Oh! I hate to get up in the morning (I Berlin), Pack up your troubles (F Powell), It's a long way to Tipperary (J Judge & H Williams), Keep the home fires burning (I Novello), In Flanders field (J P Sousa), Goodbye-ee (R P Weston & B Lee), Take me back to dear old Blighty (A J Mills, F Godfrey & B Scott). (Duration 6:05 with repeats and optional ending).
 In Flanders Field15-Aug-2018
 Composed by J P Sousa arranged by K Davies 
  This is a sensitive arrangement for a modern brass band of Sousa's setting of John McCrae's poem "In Flanders Field the Poppies Grow" composed in 1917. The vibraphone part may be played on Glockenspiel or omitted. (Duration 2:50).
 British Rhapsody13-Aug-2018
 Composed by K Davies 
  A musical reflection on modern day Britain which is interesting to play and to hear. The relaxed opening progresses to a rhythmic middle section with a mixture of 3/4 and 7/8 bars. The final section is more nostalgic building to a climatic end. (Duration 5:25)
 RAF March Past (March Card)10-Aug-2018
 Composed by H W Davies arranged by K Davies 
  A new arrangement of this official march of the Royal Air Force to mark its formation 100 years ago. A5 landscape March card format. Print 2 parts per page. (Duration 3:15).
 RAF March Past09-Aug-2018
 Composed by H W Davies arranged by K Davies 
  A new arrangement of this official march of the Royal Air Force to mark its formation 100 years ago. A4 format. Straight forward to read and play! (Duration 3:15).
 St Louis Blues11-Jun-2018
 Composed by W C Handy arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this 1914 Blues number which audiences will enjoy. It is fairly straight forward to play apart from being a little high in places. Why not listen to the Finale rendition and review the score? (Duration 3:55)
 Ghostbusters18-May-2018
 Composed by R Parker Jr arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this memorable 1984 film theme music. It has been arranged so that it is not necessary to sing the catch phrases (but the lyrics are included). The range is not too demanding but some rhythms are tricky to sight-read! Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:25)
 Breakaway18-May-2018
 Composed by B Benenate, A Lavigne & M Gerrard arranged by K Davies 
  A sympathetic arrangement of this 2004 release from Kelly Clarkson which audiences will love. The range is a little high (to a written A) for Solo Cornets, Soprano and Solo Horn but all the rhythms are straight-forward. Some added interest with interjections from the Vibraphone/Glockenspiel and Soprano cornet. Published with permission of Hal Leonard and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:00)
 Don't Stop Believin'16-May-2018
 Composed by S Perry, N Schon & J Cain arranged by K Davies 
  A straight forward arrangement of this 1981 release by Journey which didn't make the UK top 40 until 2009 when it was featured in the video game Rock Band (the song has also been used in various TV programmes and associated with some US sports). The melody opens on Flugel and Solo Horn with the original bass line retained on Eb and Bb basses. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 2:45).
 Get Lucky16-May-2018
 Composed by T Bangalter, G M H Christo, P Williams & N Rodgers arranged by K Davies 
  A straight forward arrangement of this Daft Punk 2013 song. The vibraphone part can be played on Glockenspiel and mostly duplicates moving quavers of the Euphonium or Horn parts. The highest Solo Cornet notes are covered on Soprano Cornet. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 2:45).
 Under Pressure15-May-2018
 Composed by F Mercury, J Deacon, B May, R Taylor & D Bowie arranged by K Davies 
  This 1981 song was the Queen's second best hit and Bowie's third! It has some lovely contrasting dynamics and melodies - certain to please audiences and is fun to play. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:00).
 I'm not the Only One10-May-2018
 Composed by S Smith & J Napier arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this Sam Smith number. The Solo Cornet part is high in places but this is covered on Soprano Cornet. The Vibraphone part can be played on Glockenspiel. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:50).
 Shut Up and Dance09-May-2018
 Composed by R McMahon, B Berger, S Waugaman, E Maiman, N Petricca & K Ray arranged by K Davies 
  A lively arrangement of this 2014 release by the US group Walk the Moon. A dramatic piece which is not too difficult to play and is certain to please audiences. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 2:50).
 Mad World09-May-2018
 Composed by R Orzabal arranged by K Davies 
  A moving arrangement of this 1982 hit for Tears for Fears which is straight forward to play but sounds fantastic. The Vibraphone part can be played on Glockenspiel. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:00).
 Jump05-May-2018
 Composed by E van Halen, A van Halen & D L Roth arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this 1983 van Halen song with a driving bass line. The synth solo has been slightly simplified and arranged for Solo Cornet (and can be omitted). Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration: 3:10)
 Writing's on the Wall01-May-2018
 Composed by S Smith & J Napier arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this theme music from the file SPECTRE with an opening duet between Flugel and Solo Horn. The higher solo cornet parts are covered by the Soprano Cornet. Published with permission of Hal Leonard and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:20).
 Layla01-May-2018
 Composed by E Clapton & J Gordon arranged by K Davies 
  A lively arrangement of the Eric Clapton 1970 classic. The high Solo cornet parts are covered by the Soprano cornet and apart from a little syncopation all the rhythms are straight forward. The contrasting "piano coda" is used as an intergrated link before a DS. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:20).
 The Power of Love25-Apr-2018
 Composed by C de Rouge & G Mende arranged by K Davies 
  Arranged as a passionate Euphonium solo with brass band accompaniment this song was originally released by Jennifer Rush in 1984 and has been covered by many other artists including Air Supply and ´╗┐Celine Dion (1994). Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:10)
 Bridge over Troubled Water21-Apr-2018
 Composed by P Simon arranged by K Davies 
  A sensitive arrangement of this great Simon & Garfunkel 1970 hit which is now associated with the Grenfell tower disaster. This arrangement is being offered at half price in memory of those who suffered and died. The Flugel is featured in the melodic opening and the original soul searching harmony is retained. The vibraphone part can be played on Glockenspiel or omitted. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:20)
 The Arctic Whale Hunt18-Apr-2018
 Composed by H Mancini arranged by K Davies 
  A dramatic arrangement of an often overlooked film score with a great build up to a climatic end. The White Dawn was released in 1974 and is often considered to be Mancini's best film score. Many parts have more demanding ranges (with an occasional top B in some parts) but the rhythms are straight forward. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:50).
 The Winner Takes It All14-Apr-2018
 Composed by B Andersson & B Ulvaeus arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this timeless ABBA classic which captures both the sadness and the passion of the original. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:50).
 Livin' on a Prayer13-Apr-2018
 Composed by J B Jovi, D Child & R Sambora arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this 1986 Bon Jovi signature song. The guitar solo link has been transcribed and adapted for Trombone. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:30)
 Can't Stop The Feeling (from TROLLS)11-Apr-2018
 Composed by J Timberlake, M Martin and Shellback arranged by K Davies 
  A lively arrangement of this Justin Timberlake 2016 song with a great bass line with the melodic lines shared between Cornets, Flugel, Euphoniums and Baritones. Another number to please audiences whilst being fun to play. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:45).
 Water Under the Bridge07-Apr-2018
 Composed by A Adkins & G Kurstin arranged by K Davies 
  Released by Adele in 2015 this arrangement has the rhythm riff on drum kit and the opening melody on Solo Horn and Euphonium. The music builds to a climax with the lyrical and rhythmic counter melodies. The Vibraphone part is optional as it doubles mainly the Soprano Cornet part. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:30)
 When We Were Young05-Apr-2018
 Composed by A Adkins & T Jesso Jr arranged by K Davies 
  This Soul Ballad was released by Adele in 2016 and has been sensitively arranged for Brass Band with an opening Trombone solo (cued on Euphonium), and later melodic lines on the Flugel and Solo Horn as well as Cornets with rich harmonic support. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:25).
 Skyfall03-Apr-2018
 Composed by A Adkins & P Epworth arranged by K Davies 
  A fantastic arrangement of this Adele classic which is relatively straight forward to play and not a "hard blow" like some other James Bond film music. It features the Bass Trombone (cued on EEb Bass) and Horns (cued on Euphonium) in the opening section with the addition of Vibraphone/Glockenspiel. Suitable for both concerts and bandstand performances. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:25).
 Diamonds are Forever29-Mar-2018
 Composed by J Barry arranged by K Davies 
  From the sound track of the James Bond film of the same name, the Shirley Bassey hit has been carefully arranged for Brass Band. Certain to please audiences. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 2:55)
 Knockin' on Heaven's Door28-Mar-2018
 Composed by B Dylan arranged by K Davies 
  This 1973 hit for Bob Dylan with its intrinsic simplicity but syncopated rhythms has been arranged as a Horn feature with brass band accompaniment and interjections from the Solo cornets and vibraphone. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 2:55).
 1918 Victory March25-Mar-2018
 Composed by K Davies 
  This is an extended version of the Victory March from the final section of 1918 Remembered which can be substituted. The inserted trio is different and memorable. (Duration 3:10)
 The Edge of Glory23-Mar-2018
 Composed by S Germanotta, P Blair & F Garibay arranged by K Davies 
  Although highly acclaimed when released in 2011 this Lady Gaga hit is less frequently heard than many other of her songs. This arrangement captures the drama of the melodic lines as well as giving some of the lower brass interesting parts including a baritone/euphonium duet as a link before the DS taking motifs from the original saxophone solo passage. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:05).
 1918 Remembered22-Mar-2018
 Composed by K Davies 
  The opening section features bugle calls and a resultant melody from the parts played by the cornets, horns and euphoniums to reminding us of the WW1 spirit of adventure and uncertainty that the soldiers shared going to the front. A slower lament forms the middle section and more traditional victory march forms the final section. (Duration 4:50)
 Everybody Wants to Rule the World09-Mar-2018
 Composed by R Orzabal, I Stanley & C Hughes arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this award winning 1985 hit for Tears for Fears. The melodic line is fairly straightforward with added interest coming from quavers on combinations of Vibraphone/Glockenspiel, Soprano Cornet, Flugal, Solo Horn and Solo Baritone. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:25)
 Fire & Rain06-Mar-2018
 Composed by J Taylor arranged by K Davies 
  A lovely arrangement of this 1970s hit for James Taylor featuring flugal in the first verse with Glockenspiel/Vibraphone interjections. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:05).
 September05-Mar-2018
 Composed by M White, A McKay & A Willis arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement for Brass Band of this 1978 dance hit for Earth, Wind and Fire. Key melodic lines are on the back row cornets with the solo cornets mainly providing "trumpeting" entries except in the final verse and coda. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 2:45).
 Shout03-Mar-2018
 Composed by R Orzabal & I Stanley arranged by K Davies 
  A sensitive arrangement of this 1985 hit for Tears for Fears and certainly worth listening to. Perhaps best thought of a protest song written in the wrong decade! Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:30).
 Grenade02-Mar-2018
 Composed by C Kelly, B Mars, B Brown, P Lawrence, A Levine & A Wyatt arranged by K Davies 
  A straight forward arrangement for Brass Band of this 2010 award winning song for Bruno Mars. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:50)
 Wonderful Tonight25-Nov-2017
 Composed by E Clapton arranged by K Davies 
  A wonderful and sensitive arrangement of this Eric Clapton classic which includes a Flugel solo and an ornamental Vibraphone/Glockenspiel part. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:00)
 We Don't Talk Anymore17-Nov-2017
 Composed by C Puth, J K Hndlin & S Gomez arranged by K Davies 
  A sensitive arrangement of this 2016 hit featuring Euphonium and Flugel solos building up to a good climatic ending. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:15).
 Money17-Nov-2017
 Composed by R Waters arranged by K Davies 
  A Pink Floyd number characterised by its 7 beat bars with swing which in this arrangement is written in 21/8 so that the swing and the triplets are clear. The percussion requires 2 players covering a drum kit with vibra and bell tree plus a glockenspiel and chimes. The solo bridges are on cornet and trombone (cued on solo horn as it's high). Something different to enrich your library. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:10).
 What a Feeling27-Oct-2017
 Composed by G Moroder arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this 1980s upbeat song from the film Flashdance. Rich melodies, interesting accompanying parts and an exciting bass line - have a listen to the Finale rendition! Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:05).
 Summer Nights27-Oct-2017
 Composed by W Casey & J Jacobs arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement from the 1978 film Grease with a classic bass line and rich harmony supporting the melodies. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:00).
 You Raise Me Up25-Oct-2017
 Composed by B Graham & R Lovland arranged by K Davies 
  A lovely arrangement of this well known brass band number as a duet for Flugel and Cornet (or 2 cornets) with interjections from Vibraphone, Solo Horn and Soprano. Why not have a listen and peruse the score? Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:20).
 Just the Way You Are23-Oct-2017
 Composed by B Mars, A Levine, P Lawrence, K Cain & K Walton arranged by K Davies 
  A great duet for Trumpet and Flugel (or 2 cornets) with the riff moving between accompanying instruments and an exciting bass line. Be warned: the Solo parts are quite high (super D for trumpet) so take a look at the score and listen to the Finale rendition before you buy! Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:25).
 Wonderful Christmastime18-Oct-2017
 Composed by P McCartney arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement for Brass Band of this Christmas classic with link passages more typical of live performances than those in most printed copies. If you want something to surprise and entertain your Christmas audience then you must have a listen to the Finale mp3 rendition! Published with permission of Hal Leonard and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:30).
 Let's Hear it for the Boy15-Oct-2017
 Composed by T Snow arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement for Brass Band for this 1980s hit for Deniece Williams which was also used in the soundtrack for the film Footloose. It has a memorable bass part as well as interesting interjections from Soprano cornet and a relatively undemanding Solo Cornet part. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:10).
 Jesus Take the Wheel15-Oct-2017
 Composed by B James, G Sampson & H Lindsey arranged by K Davies 
  A lovely arrangement of this moving song with a Flugel solo in the first verse building up to a full band sound with a driving bass line. The Brass Band repertoire contains a big selection of Salvation Army music and this is a welcome addition of a more modern song. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:30).
 Alone09-Oct-2017
 Composed by B Steinberg & T Kelly arranged by K Davies 
  A lovely arrangement of this Heart hit from 1987 which has been quite widely covered by other singers including Celine Dion. An 8 bar link on Flugel (cued on Solo Cornet) acts as a bridge before the DS replacing the original guitar solo. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:00)
 Nothing Else Matters06-Oct-2017
 Composed by J Hetfield & L Ulrich arranged by K Davies 
  Originally released in 1992 by Metallica, this Heavy Metal song has been arranged for Brass Band with broken chord semis on the Flugel and Soprano. Something different that's worth listening to and fun to play. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:40).
 Back in Black06-Oct-2017
 Composed by A Young, M Young & B Johnson arranged by K Davies 
  An exciting arrangement for Brass Band of this 1980s hit for AC/DC featuring Solo Trombone in the verse and the link before the DS. Have a listen and review the score. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:00).
 All I Want for Christmas is You27-Sep-2017
 Composed by M Carey & W Afanasieff arranged by K Davies 
  A lovely arrangement of this 1994 Christmas hit for Brass Band with some added interest from the Soprano and Baritone parts. Have a listen to the Finale mp3 rendition! Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:40)
 All By Myself27-Sep-2017
 Composed by E Carmen & S Rachmaninov arranged by K Davies 
  All By Myself was a hit for Celine Dion in 1996 and originally released by Eric Carmen in 1975. This arrangement for Solo Horn and brass band is scored in 12/8 throughout which improves the flow with interjections from Soprano and Solo Horn. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:25)
 Breath of Heaven (Mary's Song)19-Sep-2017
 Composed by A Grant & C Eaton arranged by K Davies 
  Arranged for Flugel as a slower and more passionate solo than many Christmas numbers which also includes a few obligato (and higher) phrases. Why not have a listen to the Finale mp3 rendition to decide whether it's for you? Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:40)
 Happy Christmas (War is Over)12-Sep-2017
 Composed by J Lennon & Y Ono arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this John Lennon and Yoko Ono classic for Brass Band with moving quavers in some of the accompanying parts. Have a listen to the Finale rendition and peruse the score. Published with permission of Hall Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:00).
 Step into Christmas12-Sep-2017
 Composed by E John & B Taupin arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this 1973 hit for Elton John which is too often overlooked despite its ability to raise the Christmas spirit. In the link the Tubular Bells part can be played on Glockenspiel etc or omitted (it's covered elsewhere). A pleasure to play and to listen to. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:50).
 I Got You (I Feel Good)06-Sep-2017
 Composed by J Brown arranged by K Davies 
  This 1964 hit for James Brown was his best selling single. This arrangement for Brass Band retains the strong rhythmic beat and has the original Tenor Sax solo in a link extended and replaced by Euphonium and Tenor Horn solos. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:25).
 St Willomaid23-Aug-2017
 Composed by K Davies 
  This Euphonium Solo uses and develops motifs reminiscent of several Shaker and other melodies dating back to J Brackett (1848), P Knapp (1873), C H H Parry (1888) and S Carter (1915) although some of these are best known for modern word settings. The seamless transitions and some reiterations contrast with a normal medley structure. (Duration 4:00).
 Man in the Mirror14-Aug-2017
 Composed by G Ballard & S Garrett arranged by K Davies 
  This is a fantastic arrangement of a Michael Jackson favourite with a really nice Vibraphone/Glockenspiel part. Although the Solo Cornet part is high in places these notes are covered by the Soprano Cornet. Why not take a minute to browse the score and listen to the mp3 Finale rendition? Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:10).
 Empty Chairs and Empty Tables13-Aug-2017
 Composed by C-M Schoenberg arranged by K Davies 
  A memorable arrangement of this 1985 classic from Les Miserables which is always well received by audiences. (Duration 2:55).
 Rhiannon11-Aug-2017
 Composed by S Nicks arranged by K Davies 
  A straight forward arrangement of one of the favourite hits of Fleetwood Mac from 1975 which retains the interesting bass line and adds some interjections by Glockenspiel/Vibraphone in place of the guitar solos. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 2:45).
 You're My Best Friend08-Aug-2017
 Composed by J Deacon arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this 1975 hit for Queen which builds to a climatic end. Have a look at the score and listen to the Finale rendition. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:00).
 Your Song03-Aug-2017
 Composed by E John & B Taupin arranged by K Davies 
  This 1970's song is often regarded as Elton John's first hit. The Flugel opens with the tune followed by other instruments in close harmony whilst rhythmic quavers continue in the horns and later in the lower cornets. In the 1970's it was different and marked the beginning of a new decade of music which this arrangement has tried to capture. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:25).
 The Way We Were27-Jul-2017
 Composed by M Hamlisch arranged by K Davies 
  A moving brass band of this 1973 hit for Barbra Streisand used as the theme music for the film of the same name. It includes an 8 bar pseudo ad lib solo on Euphonium prior to the return of the main motif towards the end of the arrangement. A certain crowd pleaser. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:30)
 Time After Time27-Jul-2017
 Composed by C Lauper & R Hyman arranged by K Davies 
  A brass band arrangement of this 1983 song written and performed by Cyndi Lauper and subsequently covered by a wide range of well known artists. It features a great bass line and an 8 bar Euphonium solo as a bridge before the DS. Published with permission of Hal Leonard and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:05).
 Live and Let Die26-Jul-2017
 Composed by P & L McCartney arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this McCartney song used as the theme music for the 1973 James Bond film of the same name. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:10).
 Everything I Do, I Do It For You26-Jul-2017
 Composed by B Adams, R J Lange & M Kamen arranged by K Davies 
  A sensitive arrangement of the Bryan Adams 1991 hit. The "guitar solo" has been transcribed for Trombone but cued on Solo Horn as it is a little high (top C). Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:50).
 The Sound of Silence12-Jul-2017
 Composed by P Simon arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement for Brass Band of this Simon and Garfunkel classic hit from the 1960s with some interjections from Vibraphone/Glockenspiel and Soprano cornet. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:00).
 The Show Must Go On07-Jul-2017
 Composed by F Mercury, B May, R Taylor & J Deacon arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this Queen number featuring interjections by Solo Trombone, Soprano cornet and Vibraphone/Glockenspiel which encompass most of the Guitar solos. Take a minute to browse the score and listen to the Finale rendition. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:50).
 I'm a Believer07-Jul-2017
 Composed by N Diamond arranged by K Davies 
  Written and first recorded by Neil Diamond this song is best known as the 1966 hit for the Monkees. This brass band arrangement includes interjections by the vibraphone/glockenspiel as the melody is exchanged between cornets, flugel and euphoniums. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:20).
 Piano Man01-Jul-2017
 Composed by B Joel arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement for Brass Band of this 1973 Billy Joel hit. It features obligato sections on the Vibraphone/Glockenspiel and Soprano Cornet. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:20).
 I Say a Little Prayer for You29-Jun-2017
 Composed by B Bacharach & H David arranged by K Davies 
  A moving but straightforward arrangement for Brass Band of this 1967 Dianne Warwick hit with the melody moving around between Horns, Flugel, Cornets, Euphonium and Trombones with some really nice close harmony. Publisher with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 2:45).
 Don't Get Around Much Anymore28-Jun-2017
 Composed by D Ellington arranged by K Davies 
  This 1940s hit by Duke Ellington has been arranged for solo Cornet, Flugelhorn, Baritone or Euphonium with Brass Band accompaniment. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:10).
 Don't Go Breaking My Heart27-Jun-2017
 Composed by C Blanche & A Orson arranged by K Davies 
  This 1976 hit for Elton John and Kiki Dee has been arranged as a Cornet duet. It was written by Elton John and Bernie Taupin under the pseudonyms Ann Orson and Carte Blanche. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:50 with repeat).
 Trombone Concerto - Melancholy31-May-2017
 Composed by K Davies 
  This 2nd movement is a slow and reflective solo for Trombone with Brass Band which includes a short cadenza. A little high but otherwise not difficult. (Duration 5:00).
 Rhapsody in Blue11-May-2017
 Composed by G Gershwin arranged by K Davies 
  Arranged for Solo Trombone with Brass Band accompaniment this Gershwin classic is a great addition to any concert or bandstand programme. (Duration 5:25).
 Copacabana (at the Copa)04-May-2017
 Composed by B Manilow arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this Barry Banilow 1978 hit. The Samba rhythm provides some challenges for baritones, trombones, horns and back row cornets as this moves around the band supported by drum kit. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:00).
 Trombone Concerto: High Way Home16-Mar-2017
 Composed by K Davies 
  This 3rd movement is lively with a slightly jazzy feel written to please audiences rather than virtuoso trombone players! The range is Grade 8 but the rhythm is quite straight forward throughout. (Duration 3:00).
 Jailhouse Rock07-Mar-2017
 Composed by J Leiber & M Stoller arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this classic 1957 Elvis number. The melody is mainly on Solo Cornets and Euphonium with a great bass line and plenty of "rocking" interjections from other instruments. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 2:55).
 Killing me Softly with his Song07-Mar-2017
 Composed by N Gimbel & C Fox  arranged by K Davies 
  This 1973 hit for Roberta Flack has been sensitively arrangement for Brass Band with some lovely close harmony as well as interesting Glockenspiel/Vibraphone interjections. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:40)
 Blowin in the Wind13-Feb-2017
 Composed by B Dylan arranged by K Davies 
  A sensitive arrangement of this Bob Dylan 1960s hit with some obbligato solo/soprano cornet parts (and easy trombone parts). Certain to be appreciated by bandstand and concert audiences. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:35).
 We Built this City11-Feb-2017
 Composed by B Taupin, M Page, D Lambert & P Wolf arranged by K Davies 
  An exciting arrangement of this 1985 hit from the US pop group Starship. Listen out for the Glockenspiel (Vibraphone) which adds extra interest. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:20).
 Son of a Preacher Man06-Feb-2017
 Composed by J Hurley & R Wilkins arranged by K Davies 
  A straight forward arrangement of this 1960s hit for Dusty Springfield which includes an 8-bar Flugel bridge prior to a gradual build up to the ending. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:40).
 Xanadu01-Feb-2017
 Composed by J Lynne arranged by K Davies 
  This was a hit song for Olivia Newton-John and the ELO in 1980 which has been arranged with a driving bass line and stimulating melody lines. The film of the same name probably deserved to be forgotten but this Brass Band arrangement is worth a listen! Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:15).
 Surfin USA27-Jan-2017
 Composed by C Berry arranged by K Davies 
  An great arrangement of this 1963 Hit by the Beach Boys featuring the Horn section. An obvious choice for bands with a horn section who would like to stand up and be appreciated by bandstand and concert audiences. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP press. (Duration 3:10).
 Forever Young25-Jan-2017
 Composed by R Stewart, K Savigar, J Cregan & B Dylan arranged by K Davies 
  An exciting arrangement of this Rod Stewart 1988 hit which is worth a listen and glance at the score. The drum kit part is quite important in these sorts of arrangements and the Soprano player may need to an alternative to the top Bs. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:30).
 Dancing in the Street25-Jan-2017
 Composed by M Gaye, I Hunter & W Stevenson  arranged by K Davies 
  A lively arrangement of this classic which has been covered by many singers including a duet from Mick Jagger and David Bowie in 1985 but originates from 1964. What it lacks in dynamic contrast is balanced by interesting rhythms and "instrumental" interludes. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 2:30).
 Stratford Parade21-Jan-2017
 Composed by K Davies 
  Composed for the 400th anniversary (in 2016) of Shakespeare's death, this March attempts to recreate the informal nature of the annual Stratford parade to celebration his birthday. The relaxed 6/8 feel gives way to a Jazzy interlude (reflecting the music in the 2016 parade) for the final stanza prior to the DS (Duration 3:00)
 Girl on Fire20-Jan-2017
 Composed by A Keys, S Remi, J Bhasker, N Minaj & B Squier arranged by K Davies 
  This is a great arrangement of Alicia Keys' 2012 hit - which is perhaps better classified as a Ballad than a Rock number based on the tempo. The melody opens on Flugel but Euphonium, Horns and Cornets get their turns later! Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 4:45).
 Fields of Gold20-Jan-2017
 Composed by Sting arranged by K Davies 
  This 1993 hit by Sting has been sensitively arranged as a Flugel solo/feature providing a great contrasting number to more upbeat arrangements. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 4:00).
 Like a Prayer12-Jan-2017
 Composed by M Ciccone & P Leonard arranged by K Davies 
  A moving arrangement of this Madonna classic which attempts to capture the passion and the drive of the original song. The rhythmic trombone part adds to the drive in the final section which supported by the drum kit. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 4:00)
 Drag me Down12-Jan-2017
 Composed by J H Ryan, J Scott & J Bunetta arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this 2015 hit by One Direction. The Drum Kit and Glockenspiel (Vibraphone) parts are quite important in this piece which opens with the melody on Euphonium before moving to Solo Horn and then Flugel. Later on the bass part is really good which helps the drive towards the ending. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:20).
 Don't let the Sun Go Down on Me05-Jan-2017
 Composed by E John & B Taupin arranged by K Davies 
  Arranged for Brass Band as a tribute to George Michael who first performed this song as a duet with Elton John in the 1985 Live Aid concert. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 4:25).
 Just the Way You Are05-Jan-2017
 Composed by B Joel arranged by K Davies 
  A straight forward arrangement of this 1970s classic arranged as a Flugel solo with Brass Band accompaniment. At the end a performance every-one will adore the quality of the sound the Flugel produces! Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:20).
 Just Give Me a Reason03-Jan-2017
 Composed by A Moore, J Bhasker & N Ruess arranged by K Davies 
  This beautiful duet is arranged for Solo Euphonium and Solo Horn with Brass Band accompaniment. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:05).
 Faith03-Jan-2017
 Composed by G Michael arranged by K Davies 
  Arranged for Brass Band as a tribute to the composer/singer George Michael, it includes a trombone trio in the 16 bar bridge prior to the DS. Some Soprano cornet players will prefer to drop an octave in the final 9 bars. A great number to liven any concert or bandstand programme! Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:45).
 Somebody to Love03-Jan-2017
 Composed by F Mercury arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement for Brass Band of this Queen (Freddy Mercury) classic. The "guitar solo" is scored for Trombone and relocated to between "verses 1 and 2" whilst verse 3 is played on solo cornet retaining its "out of it" character with an increased range prior to the build up to the ending. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:30).
 I Love Rock n Roll23-Dec-2016
 Composed by A Merrill & J Hooker arranged by K Davies 
  This is a fun arrangement for Brass Band which includes 8 bars of singing and an 8 bar cornet solo (bridge). A light addition for many concert programmes. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:00).
 Here Comes the Sun23-Dec-2016
 Composed by G Harrison arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this Beatles classic which is very playable by lower section and training bands. It's scored in 4/4 (except for the odd 12/8 and 3/4 bars) but recognises the 8/8 rhythms. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:00).
 Because of You22-Dec-2016
 Composed by K Clarkson, D Hodges and B Moody arranged by K Davies 
  Scored as a duet for Flugel Horn and Solo Horn with Brass Band accompaniment this arrangement with the addition of a Soprano Cornet on the DS attempts to main the intensity of the original song as performed by Kelly Clarkson. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:50).
 Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)21-Dec-2016
 Composed by G Kurstin, J Elofsson, D Gamson & A Tamposi arranged by K Davies 
  This arrangement features Solo Horn and Euphonium during the verses with a strong drive from the basses in the chorus. A great number which will be enjoyed by concert and bandstand audiences. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:50).
 Uptown Funk16-Dec-2016
 Composed by B Mars & M Ronson arranged by K Davies 
  An exciting arrangement of this 2014 Bruno Mars hit with the back row cornets and lower horn parts not too demanding on the tongue. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:00).
 Moves like Jagger16-Dec-2016
 Composed by B Levine, A Levine, A Malike & J Schuster  arranged by K Davies 
  An upbeat arrangement with the 'guitar riff' shared between muted front row cornets and horns (with supporting kit percussion) and interjections from the Glockenspiel (Vibraphone). Solo Horn is features in the section before the DS. Published with permission of Hal Leonard and available from SMP Press. (Duration 4:00).
 From a Distance15-Dec-2016
 Composed by J Gold arranged by K Davies 
  This lovely contemplative arrangement attempts to reflect the lyrics with the melodic line on Euphonium and Solo Horn before the Cornets and Flugel entries. The arrangement is enriched with some moving quavers from the 2nd & 3rd cornets and later the 1st Baritone. Such numbers provide a contrast to more upbeat arrangements in a balanced and interesting programme. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 4:30).
 Roar12-Dec-2016
 Composed by K Perry, L Gottwald, M Martin, B McKee & H Walter arranged by K Davies 
  This arrangement has a fantastic jungle beat split between a Drum Kit and Tom toms on top of which the melody moves around from Solo Cornets to Euphonium with a Soprano extra layer on the DS. A number which will go down well from the bandstand as well as in more formal concerts. Published with permission of Hal Leonard and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:50)
 Halo10-Dec-2016
 Composed by B Knowles, R Tedder & E Bogart arranged by K Davies 
  A sensitive arrangement of Beyonce's Halo which uses close harmony and vibraphone (or glockenspiel) to provide a great atmospheric performance. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 4:30).
 Brown Eyed Girl08-Dec-2016
 Composed by V Morrison arranged by K Davies 
  A lively arrangement of this 1960s classic rock number for Brass Band with melodic phrases and responses on flugel, solo horn and euphonium building to a climax just prior to the end. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:50).
 I will survive07-Dec-2016
 Composed by D Fekaris and F J Perren arranged by K Davies 
  This arrangement captures the drama of the 1970s song with the slow melancholy opening played on cornet followed by the upbeat main theme and the bridge before the DS played on soprano cornet. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 2:45).
 Hound Dog06-Dec-2016
 Composed by J Leiber & M Stoller arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this classic Elvis number for Brass Band with the "guitar" solo transcribed for Trombone and Cornet (listen to the Finale rendition in the sample mp3 file). A welcome addition to the repertoire for lower section and youth/training brass bands for bandstand gigs and concerts. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:10).
 Starry Starry Night01-Dec-2016
 Composed by D McLean arranged by K Davies 
  This classic ballad was a hit in 1972 for Don McLean written as a tribute to Vincent van Gogh and its title refers to his painting The Starry Night. As a brass band arrangement it provides a reflective contrast to more upbeat numbers with gentle Euphonium interludes as the melody moves between flugal horn, solo cornet and baritones. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press (Duration 3:45).
 Stand by me01-Dec-2016
 Composed by B E King, J Leiber & M Stoller arranged by K Davies 
  A timeless classic which has been covered by John Lennon and used as the theme tune of the 1986 film of the same name. This arrangement is not difficult and features obligato cornet and baritone interludes in the main repeat whilst retaining the characteristic bass line throughout. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 4:40).
 Billie Jean30-Nov-2016
 Composed by M Jackson arranged by K Davies 
  A fantastic arrangement of this well known Michael Jackson song with a more demanding agile bass part than many other popular songs. An obvious crowd pleaser! Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:45).
 Barbara Ann29-Nov-2016
 Composed by F Fasert arranged by K Davies 
  A straight forward arrangement of this Beach Boys classic hit with a 12 bar link on Solo Euphonium which any concert or bandstand audience would welcome. (Duration 3:20 with repeat on DS).
 Stayin Alive25-Nov-2016
 Composed by B Gibb, R Gibb & M Gibb arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this 1970s dance number featuring cornet and trombone solos with an exciting soprano cornet part towards the end. Careful scoring means that despite the fast tempo the arrangement is very playable as well as being an excellent addition to the concert and bandstand repertoires.Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 4:20 at 160 bpm).
 Tears in Heaven23-Nov-2016
 Composed by E Clapton & W Jennings arranged by K Davies 
  Capturing the emotion of Eric Clapton's performances this arrangement is one to remember. Opening with a cornet solo the music builds with the addition of Solo Horn and Euphonium complemented by interjections on Glockenspiel (or Vibraphone). Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 4:30)
 Hold back the river22-Nov-2016
 Composed by I Archer & J Bay arranged by K Davies 
  This is a fantastic arrangement of a moving song which is perhaps not so well known in brass band circles. The original structure is retained with the climax in the middle sandwiched between a more subdued beginning and quieter ending. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:00).
 Hallelujah18-Nov-2016
 Composed by L Cohen arranged by K Davies 
  This arrangement attempts to demonstrate the intensity of Leonard Cohen's original composition with close harmony and increasing texture building towards a climatic end. The Finale rendition doesn't really do this justice! Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:00).
 Hotel California16-Nov-2016
 Composed by D Felder, D Henley & G Frey arranged by K Davies 
  Arranged as a Trombone solo with Brass Band accompaniment. This favourite Eagles song can also be performed by Euphonium and Baritone players but the obbligato "guitar" solo in the middle is better to suited to Trombone. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 5:30).
 The House of the Rising Sun15-Nov-2016
 Composed by A Price arranged by K Davies 
  An exciting arrangement of this pop classic which is straight forward to play. The melody opens in the horns before moving around. Best performed with a drum kit and glockenspiel. Published with permission from Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:10).
 Mary, Did you know?10-Nov-2016
 Composed by M Lowry & B Greene arranged by K Davies 
  A great Christmas favourite arranged for brass band with the melody moving between Euphonium, Solo Horn, Flugal and Solo Cornets with an optional part for Glockenspiel. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 3:30).
 Let It Be08-Nov-2016
 Composed by J Lennon & P McCartney arranged by K Davies 
  A great arrangement of this Beatles classic with an opening Flugal solo and an exciting Soprano part. The arrangement was written with lower section and training bands in mind. Published with permission of Hal Leonard Corporation and available from SMP Press. (Duration 2:50).
 See Amid the Jazz10-Oct-2016
 Composed by  arranged by K Davies 
  Looking for something different for your Christmas Concert? This is an interesting arrangement of See Amid the Winter's snow with a slower section in the middle prior to a lively finish. Although in 8/8 it can be conducted in 4/4.
 How Great Thou Art31-May-2016
 Composed by Trad arranged by K Davies 
  Looking for a brass band arrangement of a great hymn tune? This is one of my favourites which starts with a quiet prayer and builds into a great chorus climax (Duration 3:50).
 Remembering Aberfan04-Apr-2016
 Composed by K Davies 
  Written to commemorate those who died in Aberfan disaster of October 1966, this music is unlike most of my earlier compositions because of its use of dissonance and atonal nature to paint an emotional picture of the catastrophic collapse of a colliery spoil tip and the resulting loss of life.
 Dwr Cymreig (Welsh Water)16-Mar-2016
 Composed by K Davies 
  A musical journey starting off the Welsh coast and proceeding to calmer waters inland where we observe the grand facade of a castle which hides a sadder interior. The mood lightens when we visit the Brecon Jazz festival before seeking the source of the water in the Black Mountains. (Duration 4:55).
 Trombone Emoticons24-Oct-2015
 Composed by K Davies 
  This trombone solo was commissioned by Alan Gifford Principal Trombone of the Staffordshire Brass Band. The loud opening fanfare gives way to a melodic section which is followed by a slower more reflective passage prior to a jolly ending. This does not imply that any trombone players I know are subject to mood swings! A solo which performers and audiences will enjoy! (Duration 4:30 including cadenza)
 Waiting for Summer02-Sep-2015
 Composed by K Davies 
  This music attempts to capture the misery of those who dislike dark mornings, the anticipation waiting for summer with a driving 5/8 rhythm and the trombones relaxing with a glass of Pimm's in the sunshine! (Duration 3:20).
 Glo Cymreig (Welsh Coal)11-Aug-2015
 Composed by K Davies 
  Written in response to a rather uninspired performance of Birtwistle's Grimethrope Aria (by a band which shouldn't be named) this music reflects on the sad closure of the Welsh coal mines remembered for their energy, comradeship, militancy and redundancies in this land of song. Despite the 8/8 and 5/8 bars, the music is more playable than it sounds! (Duration: 5:05).
 Prelude, Fugue and Chorale05-Apr-2015
 Composed by K Davies 
  Something different featuring Euphonium, Solo Horn, Flugelhorn and Solo Cornet but despite being mostly in 7/8, the steady tempo and ostinato rhythms makes it very playable. Definitely worth a listen! (Duration 4:00).
 Back to Ocean Life16-Sep-2014
 Composed by Trad arranged by K Davies 
  This nostalgic medley opens with Life on the ocean wave which is followed by My Bonnie lies over the ocean before the finale based on Rule Britannia. A welcome change from the traditional Proms medley (Duration 2:30).
 River Avon23-Aug-2014
 Composed by K Davies 
  A musical depiction of the River Avon from its tributaries through Stratford, Evesham and Pershore to Tewkesbury where it joins the River Severn. (Duration: 5:25).
 War & Prosperity: Battle23-Aug-2014
 Composed by K Davies 
  This is a lively poetic number which opens with a bugle calls and a drum solo, progresses to a confused battle climax and ends with the losers in retreat. A distinctive piece of music which you will find a welcome change from test pieces and arrangements of popular music. (Duration 3:00).
 War & Prosperity: Grief23-Aug-2014
 Composed by K Davies 
  The slow and moving lament is followed by a funeral march and a percussion eulogy. This terribly sad movement brings home the reality of battle and lays the foundations for the victory celebrations. (Duration: 4:25)
 War & Prosperity: Home Coming March23-Aug-2014
 Composed by K Davies 
  Written in the style of a classic quick march including a bass solo, this movement reuses some of the motifs from Battle and Grief in a March tempo and style. (Duration 5:25)
 War & Prosperity: Victory Jig23-Aug-2014
 Composed by K Davies 
  With the drone in the lower brass and 9/8 tempo, this has the dance feel of a traditional Jig with a few bars interlude prior to a DS reflecting on the pain of lost love ones. Like the Home Coming March and Jazz Carnival, this movement can be performed on its own or following Battle or Grief.(Duration 3:10).
 War & Prosperity: Jazz Carnival23-Aug-2014
 Composed by K Davies 
  A memorable number with its walking bass line and swung melodies which can be enjoyed when played slower than crotchet 180. It forms a great finale to the entire suite or a good sequel to Grief. (Duration 4:00)
 With Cat-like Tread - Bass solo from Pirates of Penzance17-Aug-2014
 Composed by A Sullivan arranged by K Davies 
  Arranged for Bb solist with Brass Band accompaniment Eb Soloist part available on request. (Duration 4:10).
 3 little maids - Brass trio from the Mikado16-Aug-2014
 Composed by A Sullivan arranged by K Davies 
  Originally arranged West Mercia Police Youth Band with Flugel horn, Tenor horn and Euphonium soloists and Brass Band accompaniment. (Duration 3:05)
 Hallelujah22-Sep-2007
 Composed by G Handel arranged by K Davies 
  Many of the thematic ideas in this music are taken from the Handel's Messiah. This arrangement was original scored for Wind Band and has been rearranged for Brass Band. (Duration 2:45).
 Memories of Peer Gynt17-Apr-2007
 Composed by E Grieg arranged by K Davies 
  This medley from Peer Gynt includes Morning, Anitra's Dance, Dance of the Imps and Hall of the Mountain King. (Duration 5:00). It has been carefully arranged for Brass Band and successfully captures the magic of Grieg's fantastic work.

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