Solos and Smaller Ensembles

This music includes pieces for many different kinds of smaller ensembles and soloists.

To learn more about each piece,  click on the title. The resultant page will provide more details, a .PDF sample score, an mp3 recording of the music, and ordering information. The recordings are either live performances of the piece or a sampled recording of the original Sibelius file.  


For Brass

Concerto for Horn #3, K. 447 by W.A. Mozart

Arranged for Brass Ensemble and Horn by Richard G. Smith

This arrangement of Mozart’s third concerto for horn was made for the brass ensemble of the University of Alaska, Fairbanks, under the direction of Dr. Karen Gustafson. As well as the solo horn, the piece requires 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, bass trombone, euphonium and tuba. The first trumpet part is for Eb trumpet but a Bb part is also available. Euphonium parts are available in either bass clef or treble clef.

Score & Parts, $35


5 Pieces with Horn

Grade 3-5 (various movements of different difficulty)
This is a set of short pieces having in common the horn in combination with other instruments. It includes duets with bassoon, clarinet and for two horns. There is also a duet/trio with percussion and an unaccompanied horn solo.

In order to post separate recordings of each movement of this suitem the link above takes you to Movement 1. Links to the other movements are available on the movement 1 page or below

II          III          IV        V

Score & Parts, $25

Jesu Dulcis Memoria
for  brass choir with optional antiphonal performance
Score & Parts, $30

For Woodwind Quintet

Missa Ascendo Ad Patrem

One movement of the mass for woodwind quintet.
Grade 4
Score & Parts, $20

Song & Festive Dance

 An original composition for woodwind quintet.
Grade 4.

Score & Parts, $20

For Solo Violin

St. Catherine's Rigaudon

Grade 3
Score & Parts, $15

The Dying Redcoat

Grade 3
Score & Parts, $20

For String Ensembles

Siúil a' Ghrá

A haunting Celtic melody arranged for string trio or duet. 4 instrumentationa are available.
Grade 3
Score, $15

The Girl I Left Behind Me

Violin duet.
Grade 3
Score & Parts, $15