The CD contains backing tracks for the twenty eight solos listed below. With or without accompaniment this is a collection that players will enjoy practising and performing. Winners Galore for Treble Brass makes an ideal companion to a tutor book providing enjoyment as well as essential repertoire. It is the perfect addition to the wide range of titles found in Easy Winners for Treble Brass.
... Aria - The Marriage of Figaro The Ash Grove Birdie Song Blackadder Calon Lan Danny Boy Drunken Sailor The Elephant Eyelevel Flintstones In Dulci Jubilo Kalinka Land of Hope and Glory Last of the Summer Wine Lily the Pink Linden Lea Little Donkey Miss Marple Morning - Peer Gynt Nocturne Postman Pat Russian Dance Spread a Little Happiness Theme from Symphony No 9 - Beethoven Tie Me Kangaroo Down Vltava - Ma Vlast We Wish You A Merry Christmas Wombling Song
. . . An excellent book full of good, yet not too difficult tunes.
Reviewed Teaching Brass Music Teacher
For optional piano accompaniment see Next Title.
The widespread popularity of Winners Galore for Treble Brass instruments can be attributed to many factors. Most importantly, young players and teachers alike appreciate that each title has been carefully arranged to suit the particular range, technique and characteristics of the instrument. They find the bumper collection of over seventy ever-popular tunes drawn from a wide variety of musical styles guaranteed to whet the appetites of players and audiences alike. There is something for players of all ages to dip into and enjoy.
Peter Lawrance had lessons with James Brown at the Royal Academy of Music after which he attended Liverpool and Reading Universities, studying composition with Hugh Wood and the horn with James Eastham. He then followed an extensive career in playing and teaching, including working as head of an instrumental teaching service and as an examiner for the Guildhall School of Music.
His educational music and compositions for brass, wind and orchestra have been widely published and performed.