Eb/Bb Duets wanted

Discussion in 'The Rehearsal Room' started by fhornjd, May 8, 2012.

  1. fhornjd

    fhornjd New Member

    Does anyone have ideas about duets written for mixed instruments. e.g tenor horn and euphonium? There doesn't really seem to be much available.
    I welcome any suggestions.
  2. its_jon

    its_jon Member

    I did 'Whispering Grass' for Sop, BBb and Snare Drum once :)
  3. Laserbeam bass

    Laserbeam bass Active Member

    "Don't it make my brown eyes blue"
    Flug and Tenor Horn. Could work for lower Bb/Eb combo
  4. WorldofBrass.com

    WorldofBrass.com Active Member

    The Flower Duet (Delibes arr. Christian Jenkins) specifies Flugel Horn and Tenor Horn.
  5. James Yelland

    James Yelland Active Member

  6. fhornjd

    fhornjd New Member

    Happy to be unaccompanied
  7. "Two of the Tops" originally for Sop and Bb cornet.
  8. AndrewCrampton

    AndrewCrampton New Member

    Meiso - A Baritone and Tenor horn duet originally for Sandy Smith and Peter Christian
  9. its_jon

    its_jon Member

    Good one !... I played that in my early teens at a contest... tenor horn and baritone.
  10. This is a great hit with audiences...

    Well, Did You Evah! (Duet)
    By Cole Porter
    This fantastic, high-energy, showcase of a piece was originally composed by Cole Porter for the musical ‘Du Barry Was A Lady’. However, it was not until it was performed by Bing Crosby & Frank Sinatra in the film ‘High Society’ that the piece shot to fame in 1956 and then again in 2001 when Robbie Williams performed the duet with Jon Lovitz on his album ‘Swing When Your Winning’. Your band can now faithfully recreate Crosby & Sinatra’s clever, comic on screen interaction in this arrangement by Gavin Somerset that is scored as a duet for any two Bb instruments to take the spotlight, or an Eb & Bb instrument. An entertaining piece for the entire band and one your audiences will love!
    Full score & parts: £20.95
    Direct Link - http://www.penninemusic.com/show_score_details.php?id=130&tf=W1.rtf
  11. Ian Gill

    Ian Gill New Member

    I think Meiso (contemplation) by John Golland would be ideal.
  12. Cornet Luke

    Cornet Luke Member

    Is it 'Pie Jesu'? for soprano cornet and flugel?
    And 'The Prayer' for Eb Bass and Euphonium :)
  13. Ianroberts

    Ianroberts Well-Known Member

    sounds like utter carnage to me !!

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