World's Largest Sheet Music Selection

22297208
22297208
14.99
22297208

After the Cake Walk for Brass Quintet

Digital Sheet Music

By R. Nathaniel Dett

https://prod.sheetmusicplus.com/title/after-the-cake-walk-for-brass-quintet-digital-sheet-music/22297208

Brass Ensemble,Brass Quintet Euphonium, Flugelhorn, Trombone, Trumpet, Tuba - Level 4 - Digital Download
Composed by R. Nathaniel Dett (1882-1943). Arranged by Charles Decker. 20th Century, Contest, Festival, Jazz, Pop, Ragtime. Score and parts. 23 pages. Charles Decker Music Press #652018. Published by Charles Decker Music Press (A0.1047456).

Item Number: A0.1047456

From the Music of Black Composers Series is this entertaining and playful cakewalk, forerunner of ragtime style, by the prominent Canadian-American Black composer Nathaniel Dett who studied with notable teachers such as composer Arthur Foote at Harvard, was the first African-American to receive a Bachelor's Degree in Music from Oberlin Conservatory in composition and piano in 1908 and received an Honorary Masters Degree in 1932 from the Eastman School of Music Scored for two trumpets in B-flat (with alternate C trumpet parts), horn (with flugelhorn substitute), trombone (with treble clef euphonium substitute) and tuba, the arrangement has wide audience appeal and is very accessible for less experienced players.

“The Music of Black Composers Series is a welcome and timely addition to the brass repertoire. Interesting music, expertly arranged, fun to perform, and well received by audiences. These pieces are now permanently in my quintet book along with the usual Joplin and Waller, and I will be using them with my student groups as well. Highly recommended!” Wesley Nance, Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, Eastman School of Music

Interlochen Arts Academy and the University of Denver have purchased the entire Music of Black Composer Series and Eastman School of Music uses the series brass quintet arrangements in their chamber music program.

Check out more than 50 Charles Decker Music Press publications for inexperienced to advanced musicians of mixed brass ensembles with music ranging from the Renaissance to contemporary new works for trios, quartets, quintets, brass choir and brass band. Many of the mixed brass ensemble editions include B-flat and alternate C trumpet parts, flugelhorn/trumpet substitute for horn, horn substitute for trombone and treble clef euphonium substitute for trombone. See also 40 homogeneous horn, trumpet and trombone ensemble works and the Music of Black Composers Series with arrangements for mixed brass ensembles ranging from early jazz to symphonic works at Charles Decker Music Press. All ensemble publications include recordings of the entire edition.

Kendor Music and Cherry Classics Music also publish more of my brass quintet editions of music by Debussy, Dukas, Elgar, Falla, Nestico, and Tchaikovsky.

This product was created by a member of ArrangeMe, Hal Leonard’s global self-publishing community of independent composers, arrangers, and songwriters. ArrangeMe allows for the publication of unique arrangements of both popular titles and original compositions from a wide variety of voices and backgrounds.

About Digital Downloads

Digital Downloads are downloadable sheet music files that can be viewed directly on your computer, tablet or mobile device. Once you download your digital sheet music, you can view and print it at home, school, or anywhere you want to make music, and you don’t have to be connected to the internet. Just purchase, download and play!

PLEASE NOTE: Your Digital Download will have a watermark at the bottom of each page that will include your name, purchase date and number of copies purchased. You are only authorized to print the number of copies that you have purchased. You may not digitally distribute or print more copies than purchased for use (i.e., you may not print or digitally distribute individual copies to friends or students).

Buy Together

$14.99

+

$29.95

Buy both for $44.94

[ { "catalogRefId":"22297208", "quantity":"1" }, { "catalogRefId":"21388825", "quantity":"1" } ]
AddtoCart Digital
21388825

See Similar Sheet Music and Digital Downloads

  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Wesley Nance, Rochester Phil. Orch, Eastman School
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • September 05, 2022 After the Cake Walk for Brass Quintet

    The Music of Black Composers Series is a welcome and timely addition to the brass repertoire. Interesting music, expertly arranged, fun to perform, and well received by audiences. These pieces are now permanently in my quintet book along with the usual Joplin and Waller, and I will be using them...

    with my student groups as well. Highly recommended!

    Read More
    One person found this review helpful.
    Was this review useful? Yes No
Close X

By signing up you consent with the terms in our Privacy Policy

I am a music teacher.