Over the Rainbow- Trumpet Quartet

Instrumentation- Trumpet Quartet
Composer- Arlen/arr.Chidester
Length- app. 2:15
Difficulty- ME
Range – Low G to A above staff
Endurance- 3
Finger technique- 2
Counting ability- 2
Ensemble difficulty- 2

This was written as a closer for a larger number but will work as a very rich harmonic number. I chose to record it on flugels but it will work equally well on trumpets. This is a great number for working on intonation and blending short solo lines. Each player has the melody from time to time.

Listen to sample- Over the Rainbow
View the score- Over the Rainbow first page of score only

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