Music for Sale
- Big Band
- with Piano
- Wind Orchestra
Written to recognise all those who took part in world conflicts that are remembered in the UK on 11th November. Scored for 4 trombones with alternate parts for three Bflat trombones and Eflat bass tuba.
This beautiful hymn has been lovingly set for 8 trombones (6 tenors and 2 bass) arranged in 2 choirs of 4 players. The four verses are set with the first in a mysterious unison, 2nd in standard chorale harmony, 3rd … Continue reading
A bold and dynamic composition written in 2015 and having its first performance shortly after. Drawing inspiration from Stravinsky and Ravel this piece received its premiere in a school concert played by young musicians.
Alma Redemptoris was a motet written by Orlando di Lassus and has been adapted from the choral version for 8 trombones (6 tenors and 2 bass arranged in two choirs). Included are score and parts. This exquisite work is full … Continue reading
An adaptation of the Cradle Song, more widely known in Europe and the UK as AWAY IN A MANGER for trombone and piano. Includes parts for bass clef and Bb treble clef trombone.
Andy Derrick’s solo on Moonglow is a popular item on youtube allowing players to play along and learn to swing on their trombone. Now we have MOONGLOWED, an 8 trombone version composed and performed by Andy Derrick himself.
A fun jazzy and bluesy piece for 6 trombones or massed trombone ensemble. Optional improvisation with written out solos. Parts for 6 bass clef trombones (4 tenor and 2 bass) with Bb trombone parts as well. Enjoy the recording where … Continue reading
Last Autumn is piece of mine I began in 2010 as a piece for my jazz quartet that gradually became adapted for big band. I produced this version for 8 trombones in 2020. You can see and hear the music … Continue reading
Commissioned by Mike Poyser