Duel is a flashy, high-energy battle for two advanced horn players. If you can both rip high C and you aren’t afraid of some challenging rhythms and quick articulations, this piece is perfect for you.
Duration: 4 minutes 30 seconds
(midi demo only)
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Where is a short setting of a poem about death by Heinrich Heine. In it, the speaker considers where he might be buried after his own death, and how unimportant the resting place of your body seems to be, as your spirit will be with God. Duration: 2 minutes (midi demo only) Back to voice music
This energetic arrangement was the first that Matt Arnett and Zachary Griffin performed as Rising Action Piano. Full of quick, short references to other Christmas favorites, it’s a difficult number but the fun is well worth it. Duration: 3 minutes 45 seconds (Matt Arnett and Zachary Griffin) Back to piano music
Achilles is a short energetic piece for brass quintet full of contrast. While the beginning and ending are quite heroic, the middle section contains both sharpness and smoothness. Throughout it all, a steady eighth note drives the energy continuously through many changes in meter. Changes in time signature and rhythmic complexity make this a very difficult piece. Achilles was recognized in 2019…