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Solo Trombone/Euphonium - unaccompanied
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A DAY IN THE CITY “7 Vignettes” (1986) by Howard J. Buss. These musical scenes from the city are excellent study and recital pieces. Each vignette depicts an experience the composer had one day during a visit to New York City. The movements are Another Sunrise, Off to a Busy Day, The Lost Key Episode, The Waitin' in Line Blues, Romantic Interlude, Sudden Storm and Out on the Town. "Tonal, charming and imaginative! The low purchase price and the incisive approach of a skilled composer make this a piece worth seeking out.”- PMEA News (10’) Grade IV. - Video of euphonium performance: YouTube
Sound Sample: Movement 4, The Waitin’ In Line Blues.mp3

Score Sample (trombone version): Excerpts.pdf

Score Sample (bass trombone version): Excerpts.pdf

A DAY IN THE CITY for solo trombone (or euphonium), B304 $6.95
A DAY IN THE CITY for solo bass trombone (or tuba)  B305 $6.95

Euphonic Rhapsodies coverEUPHONIC RHAPSODIES for solo euphonium by Howard J. Buss is in 3 movements that showcase the capabilities of the instrument without using extended techniques or extreme range. It can be played on either a three or a four-valve euphonium. Although this composition is suitable for advanced high school and college-level players, professional performers will appreciate its incisiveness and musical sophistication. In the first and last movements references are made to the legendary performer and teacher, Leonard Falcone. In Homage to Leonard his name is expressed rhythmically in Morse code is employed in a lively, tuneful way. It is also used in the cadenza of the third movement, Go! The title of the beautiful second movement is Ballad. (7’30”) Grade V. Score sample: Excerpts.pdf

EUPHONIC RHAPSODIES for solo euphonium, score, B493 $10.00

GOODBYE (1999) for solo trombone (or euphonium by Thomas Zugger conveys the passionate and intense emotions of saying goodbye to someone dear. Written in four interconnected movements: Despair, Grief, Conflict and Anger, and Acceptance and Hope.This captivating composition is an impressive showcase for the trombone. (7’) Grade V. Score sample: Excerpts.pdf

GOODBYE for solo trombone (or euphonium), B741 $6.95

on the Stroke of Midnight for solo trombone coverON THE STROKE OF MIDNIGHT for solo trombone (playable on bass trombone) by Howard J. Buss traverses a wide variety of atmospheres, from ranging from gentle, mysterious passages, to intense and powerful exclamations. This work was written for trombonist, Dr. Brian Brink. Throughout there is a sense of mysticism, as if an incantation is taking place around the arrival of midnight. Various extended techniques enhance the traditional trombone sound, such as plunger effects, simultaneous singing and playing, flutter tonguing, growling, etc. The composition may be performed as a traditional concert piece or as a theatre piece.
(4’45”) Grade VI. Score Sample: Excerpt.pdf

ON THE STROKE OF MIDNIGHT for solo trombone B499 $10.00

OUTINGS (2013) for solo bass trombone (or tuba) by Roger C. Vogel was written for the British bass trombonist Jonathan Warburton, who premiered the work on March 1, 2013 at St. Martin's in the Bullring in Birmingham, England. This accessible work is in two short, contrasting movements: Stroll, and Jaunt. (4’) Grade IV-V.
Score sample: Excerpts.pdf

OUTINGS for solo bass trombone (or tuba), B937 $6.95

SOLOS FOR CELEBRATIONS AND REMEMBRANCES for solo bassoon coverSOLOS FOR CELEBRATIONS AND REMEMBRANCES for solo trombone or euphonium by Roger C. Vogel is a collection of 12 short songs for special occasions: 2 for birthdays, 3 for weddings, 2 for remembrances, one for an anniversary, and one each for Irish, Jewish and Italian celebrations. This is a fun and practical  “must” for all to have in their repertoire. Grade III-IV. Score sample: Excerpts.pdf

SOLOS FOR CELEBRATIONS AND REMEMBRANCES for solo trombone or euphonium B948TB $12.50

THREE EUPHONICS (2011) for solo euphonium by Howard J. Buss was the first place winner of the 2011 Lieksa Brass Week's International Composition Competition. Ranging from lyric tenderness to powerful (and sometimes fiery) technical displays, the 3 short movements Moods, Lyrique, and Breakout, explore a wide range of sonic atmospheres and moods Three Euphonics is an audience-friendly concert work as well as an impressive contest piece.
(5'40") Grade V. YouTube video

Sound samples: Movement_1.mp3; Movement_2.mp3; Movement_3.m4a

THREE EUPHONICS for solo euphonium, B427  $10.00 

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Trombone and Euphonium Music Index (includes music for bass trombone)

(Click on an instrumentation link, works are listed in alphabetical order within each category.)
Solo Trombone or euphonium- unaccompanied

Trombone or euphonium & one other instrument

(various combinations, including works with piano & electronic recording)

Trombone or euphonium with percussion ensemble

Trombone or euphonium ensembles

Trombone or euphonium in chamber music - trios
(includes brass trios)

Trombones or euphoniums in chamber music - quartets
(includes standard brass quartets)

Trombone in chamber music - quintets, sextets, and brass choir
(includes standard brass quintets)

Trombone or euphonium and band

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