Saludos Amigos- Trumpet trio with Bass or without bass

Composer- trans. Chidester

Length- 2:45

Difficulty- ME

Range-  E

Endurance- ME

Finger technique- M

Counting ability- M

Ensemble difficulty- M


This is the seventy-seventh in a series of arrangements composed/arr./trans. for use in Solo/Ensemble contests and will help fill the need for new material for competing middle school and high school players. Each of these ensembles are selected to show the very best qualities of your ensemble and through careful editing, each has a professional sound with only an average playing ability.


Here’s a fun number with a very Spanish flavor. This is a Pasa Doble and portrays the trumpets in a very authentic way. All that is missing is a little more vibrato.


This can be done with the bass or without as you’ll hear in the recordings.

Listen to the example trumpets only-


Listen to the example with Bass-


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