In one movement. With program, performance and biographical notes. Commissioned by and dedicated to Jose Leonardo Leon, for the 2013 National Trombone Week festival in Aguascalientes, Mexico. Of moderate difficulty.
Contents: Humoresque; Ballad; Scherzo. A challenging work composed in a fairly traditional style. Duration ca. 13 minutes.
Dedicated to David Taylor. This piece was inspired by a routine of Lenny Bruce, which is reproduced at the beginning of the edition. Scored for bass trombone with tenor sax, baritone sax, trumpet, bass and drums. Of advanced difficulty.
Dedicated to Roy Pickering.
Composed in 1981 and dedicated to David Braynard. Parts available on special order. Duration: ca. 8.5 minutes. Recorded on Koch International 3-7123-2.
Contents: I. Oak Shadow -- II. Ptarmigan -- III. Ditch -- IV. Ptarmigan Reprise -- V. Gull. With program notes. Commissioned by Gaute Vikdal. Premiered by Gaute Vikdal, Elisabeth Kristiansen and the Stavanger Vokalensemble in Stavanger, April 2011. The music sets haikus by Chris Powici.
This volume contains exercises designed to develop high and low ranges, by using specific target notes in musical contexts. With an introduction.
Piano reduction of a three movement piece for bass trombone and strings. The opening Allegro and the following Andante are mostly lyric and melodic, while the closing Vivace provides a real workout.
Pederson was a fine trombonist and composer, and a top Hollywood session man. This is a light and fun duet for two bass trombones.
This work was originally composed for bass trombone and wind orchestra; this reduction was prepared by Wijnand van Klaveren. The work was written for trombonist Ben van Dijk, and dedicated to the memory of his father, Piet van Dijk. With program and biographical notes.
Hinterbichler is Professor of Trombone at the University of New Mexico. All of these etudes are original, but are based on passages from orchestral works by Haydn, Strauss, Berlioz, Wagner and others. With an introduction and biographical sketch.
Although the piano accompaniment is always active in this energetic, one- movement piece, the solo trombone alternates between rhythmic motives and long, held tones. Of intermediate to advanced difficulty.