Cambridge University Library

Arthur Bliss Archive

Music for Brass and Military Band

An Age of Kings 1960
Publisher: Chappel and Co. Inc. Duration: 30 mins
Instrumentation: arr. concert band by Frank Erikson
For film music visit Music for film and radio
     
Bach Chorales (from St. John Passion) 1960
Publisher: Novello Duration: 2:35 mins
Instrumentation: brass ensemble - 3 tpts, 3trbs, tuba
     
Baraza (no.4 from Men of Two Worlds) 1945
Publisher: Novello Duration: 8 mins
Instrumentation: arr. piano and brass band
For incidental music to film and concert item visit Music for film and radio
     
The Belmont Variations (Theme, six varitions and finale) 1963
Publisher: Paxton/Novello Duration: 11 mins
Instrumentation: arr. for brass ensemble by Frank Wright
     
Birthday Greetings to the Croydon Symphony Orchestra 1971
Publisher: Manuscript Duration: 1:20 mins
Instrumentation: 0 0 0 0, 4 3 3 1, timp, cym
     
Call to Adventure 1962
Publisher: Chappell (both) Duration: 3:15 mins
Instrumentation: A) arr. for military band B) arr. Brass Band (both arr. by W.J. Duthoit)
     
Checkmate: Four Dances (mvts. 3, 5, 6, 12) 1937
Publisher: Novello Duration: 15:30 mins
Instrumentation: arr. for brass band by Eric Ball
For ballet score and concert suite visit Orchestral Music: For arr. piano solo visit Piano Music
     
Checkmate: Three Dances (mvts 5, last 30 bars of 10, 3) 1937
Publisher: Novello Duration: 8 mins
Instrumentation: arr. for military band by Gerrard Williams
For ballet score and concert suite visit Orchestral Music: For arr. piano solo visit Piano Music
     
Dominion Greetings 1935
Publisher: unpublished, location unknown Duration: 35 secs
Instrumentation: brass and percussion
     
The First Guards 1956
Publisher: Chappell Duration: 6 mins
Instrumentation: arr. for military band by W.J. Duthoit
     
Gala Fanfare 1962
Publisher: Chappell Duration: 1 mins
Instrumentation: arr. for full military band by W.J. Duthoit
     
Investiture Antiphonal Fanfares 1966
Three fanfares and interlude music
Publisher: Manuscript Duration: 8:17 mins
Instrumentation: three brass choirs: 3 tpts, 3 trbs (except in interludes)
     
Investiture Antiphonal Fanfares
Publisher: Paxton/Novello Duration: 1:45 mins
     
Kenilworth 1936
Publisher: A) R.A. Smith B) Molenaar NV (Holland) Duration: 8:10 mins
Instrumentation: A) brass band B) military band
     
The Linburn Air 1965
Publisher: Chappell Duration: 4:10 mins
Instrumentation: arr. for military band by Leslie Statham
     
March of homage in honour of a Great man 1965
Publisher: Chappell Duration: 4:15 mins
Instrumentation: arr. for military band by W.J. Duthoit
For arr. piano solo visit Piano Music: For arr. orchestra visit Orchestral Music
     
Royal Palace Music 1966
Publisher: Chappell and Co. Inc. Duration: 5 mins
Instrumentation: arr. concert band by Frank Erikson
For arr. orchestra visit Orchestral Music: For arr. piano solo visit Piano Music
     
Salute to Lehigh University 1968
Publisher: Manuscript Duration: 2 mins
Instrumentation: arr. for full miliatry band by Jonathan Elkus
     
Spirit of the Age (A)prelude and B) postlude of title music for BBC series on British architecture) 1975
Publisher: Robert King Music Duration: A) 25-30 secs B) 1:10 mins
Instrumentation: for concert performance: (arr. Robert King) 3 trpts, 3 trbs, tuba, timp, 2 sd, cym (B only) piano (ab lib in A)
For music for the film visit Music for film and radio
     
Things to Come (no. 2, 10, 3) 1934
Publisher: A) Manuscript B) Chappell Duration: 11 mins
Instrumentation: A) arr. for brass band by Gary Beresford B) arr. for military band by Dan Godfrey
For film score visit Music for film and radio: For concert suite visit Orchestral Music: For arr. piano solo visit Piano Music