Were You There When They Crucified My Lord?- Brass Quartet (2Tpt./2Tbn./Organ)

Composer- Trad. Sipiritual/arr.Chidester

Length- 4:17

Difficulty- ME

Range- ME

Endurance- ME

Finger technique- E

Counting ability- E

Ensemble difficulty- ME

Easter is around the corner and this was one that was requested by a good friend of ours. Each of the four verses is introduced by a four measure interlude of contrasting material. Verse 1 features the first trumpet and organ. The second verse has the melody in the second trumpet with trombone harmonies. The third verse features the two trombones in a duet and the fourth verse combines all of the players with the first trumpet playing an obligato part. It also has a written introduction as well as a nice closing section.

 

Listen to the example-

 

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