“Temple Dance” from Olav Trygvason
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  Our new store is under construction. For ordering information, contact clragsdale@me.com Edvard Grieg’s operatic masterpiece Olav Trygvason was never finished, but Grieg (being at least somewhat practical) made piano arrangements of segments of the unfinished opera; Prayer and Temple Dance is one of these. … Read More

Symphonic Dance #1
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  Our new store is under construction. For ordering information, contact clragsdale@me.com The immense popularity of Edvard Grieg’s Peer Gynt Suites and the Piano Concerto have overshadowed some of his other fine accomplishments for orchestra. The Symphonic Dances were written in 1896-98 during Grieg’s mature period. … Read More

Olav Trygvason, Op. 50
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  Our new store is under construction. For ordering information, contact clragsdale@me.com “Scene III” from Olav Trygvason, Op. 50 is a Grade 5, well-suited to the outstanding high school or college band. Duration 12’30”. This arrangement came about because of my … Read More

Landkjenning, Op. 31
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  Our new store is under construction. For ordering information, contact clragsdale@me.com Landkjenning (“Land-Sighting”) is a Grade 4 selection, well-suited for the mature high school or collegiate band. Length 7’30”.  

The Grieg Series
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 EDVARD GRIEG (1843-1907) Grainger was acknowledged as the master of Grieg’s Piano Concerto; Grainger’s performance edition is used by most pianists today. Friend, supporter, inspiration and mentor to the young Percy Aldridge Grainger. Norway’s greatest composer About the Composer   … Read More

About
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Aux Arcs (pronounced “Ozarks”) Music is a music publishing venture specializing in distinctive and exciting arrangements and compositions for the modern concert band. Our initial offerings in 2005 featured the music of Percy Aldridge Grainger (1882-1961) and Edvard Grieg (1843-1907), … Read More

Ye Banks and Braes O’ Bonnie Doon
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  Our new store is under construction. For ordering information, contact clragsdale@me.com The opening 16 bars of this well-known setting of Percy Grainger’s have been re-scored for the mallet ensemble (Vibes plus four players on 2 marimbas, with added parts … Read More

The Bride’s Tragedy
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The Bride’s Tragedy is a Grade 6, well-suited for the accomplished collegiate wind band. Length 10′. About the piece: In a questionnaire competed in the early 1950’s for the volume Musikkens Verden: Musik fra A-Z, Percy Grainger listed The Bride’s Tragedy, a setting of A.C. … Read More

Duke of Marlborough Fanfare
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  Our new store is under construction. For ordering information, contact clragsdale@me.com Scored for full band, including large mallet ensemble, this setting uses Grainger’s Lord Melbourne as its wind-setting model. The opening solo, scored originally by Grainger for French horn, has been … Read More

Molly on the Shore
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  Our new store is under construction. For ordering information, contact clragsdale@me.com This setting of Molly on the Shore re-assigns most of the “knuckle-buster” woodwind parts to 4 players on 4 marimbas, treating the marimbas like a soli group in … Read More