Home   Log In/Register   Track An Order
View Cart   Find   Contact

Audio CDs
Karaoke CDs
Band Music
Sheet Music
Accessory Items
Find By Category
Browse Band Sheet Music
  Concert Band
  Marching/Pep Band
  Jazz Band
  Small Ensemble
  Method Books
  Reference Books
  Instructional Videos
  Accessory Items
  Free Downloads

Gift Certificates
  A gift certificate is the perfect gift for any musician! Click here.

Other Products
  Audio CDs
  Karaoke CDs
  Band Music
  Sheet Music
  Accessory Items
The Great Locomotive Chase

Click on the image above to see a larger version.

Item number 8898917JF
Regular Price: $50.00, Our Price: $37.50
You will save $12.50

"The Great Locomotive Chase" is a great piece for a young band. Based on historical events, this concert piece will allow you to work correlate your band concert with your history teacher's Civil War units.

More Information
   Difficulty 2 on a scale of 1 to 6 with 6 being the hardest.

Technical Notes: This composition for concert band is based on a fascinating event in American history. The piece was composed in the fall of 1999 for the Tapp Middle School Concert Band under the direction of Erin Cole, The work is Dedicated to the Tapp Middle School Band in commemoration of their performance at the university of Georgia in December of the same year. Also included is four pages of history and background on the Great Locomotive Chase. This information would be great to study in a history class and play the piece in band.
The keyboard percussion part has been labeled as mallet percussion and includes marimba, optional xylophone, chimes, and optional bells. The first percussion part includes snare drum, bass drum, and hi-hat cymbal. The second percussion part includes suspended cymbal, wind chimes, anvil or optional brake drum, crash cymbal, triangle, train whistle, and cabasa.

Composer(s): "The Great Locomotive Chase" was composed by Robert W. Smith.

Publisher: "The Great Locomotive Chase" was published by Warner Brothers Publications.

Series: This piece was part of the series "Belwin Young Band Series".

How to purchase this item: To purchase "The Great Locomotive Chase", just click on the "Purchase Now" button above. You will then have the option of placing your order online or ordering by mail or fax.

Return Policy: This product may be returned within 30 days of purchase for a full refund, excluding shipping charges.

Images for this band set:

Front Cover
Front Cover Image 1
Conductor Score
Conductor Score Page 1
Conductor Score Page 2
Conductor Score Page 3
Conductor Score Page 4
Instrumentation Page 1
Descriptive Page
Descriptive Page 1
Descriptive Page 2
Parts included:

1-Full Score
2-1st B Flat Clarinet
2-2nd B Flat Clarinet
2-B Flat Bass Clarinet
2-E Flat Alto Saxophone
1-B Flat Tenor Saxophone
1-E Flat Baritone Saxophone
4-1st B Flat Trumpet
4-2nd B Flat Trumpet
4-French Horn
4-E Flat Horn
3-Trombone In B Flat T.C.
2-Baritone T.C.
2-Baritone B.C.
2-E Flat Tuba T.C.
2-B Flat Tuba T.C.
3-Keyboard Percussion
3-1st Percussion
4-2nd Percussion

Other products you might enjoy:
Soul Vaccination
Soul Vaccination
Multiple Items Available

Written and recorded by Tower Of Power, "Soul Vaccination" is a supercharged chart that's the ultimate in funk writing for big band! Arranger Paul Lavender has authentically recreated this famous tune using a tenor saxophone soloist, the trademark tight horn riffs and a churning rhythm section groove.

For more information, click here.

Nights In White Satin
Nights In White Satin
Multiple Items Available

The Moody Blues put themselves on the map with this classic rock ballad. "Nights In White Satin" is beautifully arranged here to feature a trumpet solo at the start followed by a dramatic building segment. The woodwinds have a brief feature section then the piece builds to a strong close. This is a great piece for either marching band or pep band!

For more information, click here.

More to Explore
Sheet music and accessories
A vast collection of CDs and more
Inspirational sheet music
Folk Instruments

Copyright 2016 Folkcraft Instruments, Inc.
This page was last updated on June 8, 2016 at 1:24 PM.