Battle Hymn of the Republic

Critical Edition for Band

Arranged by Justin Tokke
Score and Part(s)
Performing Ensemble: Concert Band
Instrumentation: Piccolo, Flute 1, Flute 2, Oboe 1, Oboe 2, Bassoon 1, Bassoon 2, Clarinet in E-flat, Clarinet 1 in B-flat, Clarinet 2 in B-flat, Clarinet 3 in B-flat, Bass Clarinet in B-flat, Alto Saxophone 1 in E-flat, Alto Saxophone 2 in E-flat, Tenor Saxophone in B-flat, Baritone Saxophone in E-flat, Trumpet 1 in B-flat, Trumpet 2 in B-flat, Trumpet 3 in B-flat, Horn 1 in F, Horn 2 in F, Horn 3 in F, Horn 4 in F, Trombone 1, Trombone 2, Trombone 3, Euphonium, Euphonium T.C. in B-flat, Tuba, SATB Voices, Timpani, Percussion (Snare Drum, Bass Drum, Cymbals), Harp
Item Number: J763
Duration: 5:21
Publisher: Carl Fischer Music
Print Status: In Print

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Quick Overview

Made popular by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir's Grammy winning performance in 1959, Peter Wilhousky's famous arrangement of Battle Hymn of the Republic has remained a staple to this day. In this Critical Edition for Band edited by Justin P. Tokke, a new arrangement has been crafted based on Wilhousky's original orchestral scoring. To enhance playability, generous cross-cuing and doubling of the choral parts have been applied in cases where the band version is played without voices. This new arrangement ensures complete compatibility with both the choral and orchestral versions, with matching measure numbers and rehearsal marks, and comes complete with a full score and parts produced with modern engraving standards. This exciting edition is ready to continue Wilhousky's legacy and hopes to inspire future collaboration and new performance opportunities.

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Arranger Tokke, Justin

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