THOM RITTER GEORGE

Selected Music for Brass Instruments

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June 1, 2014

TRUMPET SOLO

SONATA FOR TRUMPET AND PIANO
CN 322
Completed:  1984.09.21
Duration:  12:00
Movements:  3
Trumpet and piano
Program Notes for SONATA FOR TRUMPET AND PIANO
Set:  $16.00 (code AIHD)

HORN SOLO

CONCERTO GROSSO NO. 5
CN 168
Completed:  1963.11.09
Duration:  9:00
Movements:  3
Horn and string orchestra
Orchestra materials on rental.
(Contact Thom Ritter George for performance details.)

CONCERTO GROSSO NO. 5
Reduction of orchestral accompaniment
for piano by Thom Ritter George
CN 168-bis
Completed:  1963.11.09
Duration:  9:00
Horn and piano
Set:  $12.50 (code BXXC)

ARIA
CN 173
Completed:  1964.01.06
Duration:  3:45
Horn and piano
Set:  $5.00 (code BXXC)

SONATA FOR HORN AND PIANO
CN 327B
(Transcription of CN 327A by Thom Ritter George)
Completed:  1986.05.27
Duration:  11:50
Movements:  3
Horn and piano
Set:  $16.00 (code BXXC)

CONCERTO FOR HORN
CN 358A
Completed:  2007.09.04
Duration:  19:00
Horn and piano
Program Notes for CONCERTO FOR HORN
Publisher:  composer; 2007 Edition (Finale notation)
Set:  $30.00 (code BXXG)

CONCERTO FOR HORN
CN 358B
Completed:  2007.03.10
Duration:  19:00
2222  4230  Timp  Solo Horn  Str
Program Notes for CONCERTO FOR HORN
Publisher:  composer; 2007 Edition (Finale notation)
Orchestra materials on rental.
[$250.00, one performance.] (code BXXG)
Study score:  $25.00 (code BXXG)

ALTO TROMBONE SOLO

SONATA FOR ALTO TROMBONE AND PIANO
CN 327A
Completed:  1986.04.02
Duration:  11:50
Movements:  3
Alto trombone and piano
Set:  $16.00 (code BXXC)

TROMBONE SOLO

CONCERTO GROSSO NO. 3
CN 149
Completed:  1963.02.12
Duration:  8:40
Movements:  3
Solo tenor trombone and string orchestra
Orchestra materials available on rental.
(Contact Thom Ritter George for performance details.)

CONCERTO GROSSO NO. 3
Reduction of orchestral accompaniment
for piano by Thom Ritter George (1974)
CN 149-bis
Completed:  1963.02.12; Reduction 1974
Duration:  8:40
Movements:  3
Solo tenor trombone and piano
Set:  $12.50 (code BXXC)

SONATA FOR TROMBONE AND PIANO
CN 292
Completed:  1977.09.02
Duration:  15:40
Movements:  4 (played without pause)
Trombone and piano
Program Notes for SONATA FOR TROMBONE AND PIANO
Published by Southern Music Company,
Distributed by Hal Leonard Corporation,
www.halleonard.com

CONCERTO FOR BASS TROMBONE AND ORCHESTRA
CN 176
Completed:  1964.02.12
Duration: ca. 10:00
Movements:  5 sections played without pause
Orchestra: *3222 4331 Timp., Perc (2) Strings
(Contact Thom Ritter George for performance details.)
Orchestra materials available on rental from Accura Music,
P. O. Box 257, North Greece, NY  14515-0257

CONCERTO FOR BASS TROMBONE AND ORCHESTRA
Reduction of orchestral accompaniment
for piano by Thom Ritter George
CN 176-bis
Completed:  1969.08.02 (check date)
Duration:  ca. 10:00
Solo bass tbn and piano
Published by Accura Music, P. O. Box 257,
North Greece, NY  14515-0257

CONCERTO FOR BASS TROMBONE AND ORCHESTRA
CN 176 (Revision 2001)
Completed:  2005.02.05
Duration: ca. 10:00
Orchestra: *3222 4331 Timp., Perc (3) Strings
(Contact Thom Ritter George for performance details.)
Orchestra materials on rental.
Program Notes for CONCERTO FOR BASS TROMBONE AND ORCHESTRA

Study score:  $25.00 (code BXXE)

CONCERTO FOR BASS TROMBONE AND ORCHESTRA
Reduction of orchestral accompaniment
for piano by Thom Ritter George
CN 176-bis (Revision 2001)
Completed:  ....
Duration:  ca. 10:00
Solo bass tbn and piano
Program Notes for CONCERTO FOR BASS TROMBONE AND ORCHESTRA
Note:  The solo bass trombone and piano reduction
of the 2001 Revision is not presently available.

TROMBONE ENSEMBLE MUSIC

THREE RESPONSES by Marc Antonio Ingegneri
Transcribed by Thom Ritter George
CN 071
Completed:  1960.11.11
Duration:  6:40
7 Trombones (or multiples); also reduced version for 4 trombones
Set:  $15.00 (code BXXC)

PRELUDE AND FUGUE NO. 1
CN 077
Completed:  1961.01.30
Duration:
3 ten tbns and bass tbn (or multiples)
Set:  $10.00 (code BXXC)

FUGUE NO. 22 IN B-FLAT MINOR by J. S. Bach
Transcribed by Thom Ritter George
CN 163
Completed:  1963.09.19
Duration:  2:40
4 tenor trombones and bass trombone (or multiples)
Set:  $9.00 (code BXXC)

ARIA AND DANCE
CN 263
Completed:  1970.03.19
Duration:  4:35
Solo tenor trombone and 4 part trombone choir (3 ten tbn and bass tbn)
Program Notes for ARIA AND DANCE
Published by Southern Music Company,
Distributed by Hal Leonard Corporation,
www.halleonard.com
Southern Music Company,
P. O. Box 329, San Antonio,  TX  78292

LA FOLIA
CN 361 (Variations)
Completed: 2014.05.26
Duration:
Viola and trombone
Set:  (code BXAD)

EUPHONIUM

SONATA FOR BARITONE HORN AND PIANO
CN 139
Completed:  1962.09.25; New version 1988
Duration:  8:15
Movements:  3
Baritone Horn (Euphonium) and piano
Program Notes for SONATA FOR BARITONE HORN AND PIANO
Published by Tuba-Euphonium Press,
Distributed by Cimarron Music Press,
15 Corrina Lane, Salem, CT  06420
www.cimarronmusic.com

MOTO PERPETUO
CN 175
Completed:  1964.01.27
Duration:
Baritone Horn (Euphonium) and piano
Published by Tuba-Euphonium Press,
Distributed by Cimarron Music Press,
15 Corrina Lane, Salem, CT  06420
www.cimarronmusic.com

SEXTET
CN 308
Completed:  1981.01.16
Duration:  15:00
Euphonium, fl, ob, cl, hn, bn
Program Notes for SEXTET
Published by Tuba-Euphonium Press,
Distributed by Cimarron Music Press,
15 Corrina Lane, Salem, CT  06420
www.cimarronmusic.com

TUBA

TUBASONATINA
CN 291
Completed:  1977.06.14
Duration:  8:30
movements:  2
2 euphoniums, 2 tubas
Published by Tuba-Euphonium Press,
Distributed by Cimarron Music Press,
15 Corrina Lane, Salem, CT  06420
www.cimarronmusic.com

SONATA FOR TUBA AND PIANO
CN 307
Completed:  1980.06.26
Duration:  14:35
Movements:  4
Tuba and piano
Program Notes for SONATA FOR TUBA AND PIANO
Published by Tuba-Euphonium Press,
Distributed by Cimarron Music Press,
15 Corrina Lane, Salem, CT  06420
www.cimarronmusic.com

CONCERTINO FOR TUBA
CN 320A
Completed:  1984.05.28
Duration:  7:30
Movements:  3
Tuba and string orchestra
Program Notes for CONCERTINO FOR TUBA
Publisher:  composer; 2007 Edition (Finale notation)
Orchestra materials on rental.
[$200.00, one performance.] (code BXXG)
(Contact Thom Ritter George for performance details.)

CONCERTINO FOR TUBA
CN 320B
Completed:  1984.04.14
Duration:  7:30
Movements:  3
Tuba and piano
Program Notes for CONCERTINO FOR TUBA
Published by Tuba-Euphonium Press,
Distributed by Cimarron Music Press,
15 Corrina Lane, Salem, CT  06420
www.cimarronmusic.com

CONCERTINO FOR TUBA
CN 320C
Completed:  1985.01.27
Duration:  7:30
Movements:  3
Solo tuba and wind ensemble -
2 fl, 2 ob, 3 cl, B cl, 2 bn, 2 alt sax, T sax, B sax,
2 trp, 4 hn, 3 tbn, euph, tuba, timp, perc (3)
Program Notes for CONCERTINO FOR TUBA
Publisher:  composer; 2007 Edition (Finale notation)
Wind ensemble materials on rental.
[$200.00, one performance.] (code BXXG)

(Contact Thom Ritter George for performance details.)

TUBAMOBILE
CN 348
Completed:  1995.07.04
Duration:  3:15
Two euphoniums, two tubas (or multiples)
Published by Tuba-Euphonium Press,
Distributed by Cimarron Music Press,
15 Corrina Lane, Salem, CT  06420
www.cimarronmusic.com

BRASS QUARTET

BRASS QUARTET NO. 1
CN 109 A
Completed:  1962.05.08
Duration:
Movements:  3
2 trumpets (C), ten tbn, bass tbn
Set:  $12.50 (code BXXC)

BRASS QUARTET NO. 2
CN 146
Completed:  1963.01.24
Duration:  6:00
Movements:  2
2 trumpets (C), ten tbn, bass tbn
Set:  $12.50 (code BXXC)

BRASS QUINTET

QUINTET NO. 1
CN 218
Completed:  1965.09.20; revised version 1978
Duration:  9:30
Movements:  5
2 trp (B-flat), hn, tbn, tuba
Program Notes for QUINTET NO. 1
Publisher:  composer; 1997 Edition (Finale notation)
Set:  $25.00 (code BXXC)

QUINTET NO. 2
CN 276
Completed:  1972.07.01
Duration:  12:00
Movements:  4
2 trp, hn, tbn, tuba
Publisher:  composer; (Finale notation)
Set:  $25.00 (code BXXC)

QUINTET NO. 3
CN 290
Completed:  1977.03.16
Duration:  14:10
Movements: 3
2 trpts (B-flat), hn, tbn, tuba
Program Notes for QUINTET NO. 3
Publisher:  composer; (Finale notation)
Set:  $25.00 (code BXXC)

QUINTET NO. 4
CN 314
Completed:  1982.02.25
Duration:  13:30
Movements: 4
2 trp (C), hn (F), tbn, tuba
Program Notes for QUINTET NO. 4
Publisher:  ms
Set:  $25.00 (code BXXC)

QUINTET NO. 5
CN 326
Completed:  1986.02.01
Duration:  13:20
Movements:  3
2 trp (C), hn (F), tbn, tuba
Program Notes for QUINTET NO. 5
Publisher:  ms
Set:  $25.00 (code BXXC)

FANFARE NO. 7
CN 335
Completed:  1988.08.17
Duration:  2:00
2 trp (C), hn (F), tbn, tuba
Program Notes for FANFARE NO. 7
Publisher:  ms
Set:  $11.00 (code BXXC)

BRASS ENSEMBLE MUSIC

SUITE DE CHANSONS DE NOEL
CN 171
Completed:  1963.12.07
Duration:  7:35
Movements:  5
8 trp, 8 hn, 6 ten tbn, 2 bass tbn, 2 tuba,
timp, SD, FD, BD, Tub chimes, Tam-tam
(Contact Thom Ritter George for performance details.)
Published by Accura Music,
P. O. Box 257, North Greece, NY  14515-0257

SUITE NO. 2 FOR BRASS INSTRUMENTS
Based on Medieval music
CN 220
Completed:  1965.11.22
Duration:  13:00
Movements:  7
6 trp (5 and 6 alt Flugelhorn 1 and 2), 4 hn, 3 tbn,
2 euph, tuba, timp, perc (4)
Set:  $37.50 (code BXXC)

FANFARE NO. 4
CN 207
Completed:  1964.09.01
Duration:  1:00
4 cornets, 4 horns, 3 trbs, 2 euph, 2 tuba;
Timp  SD, FD, BD (4)
Set:  $12.50 (code BXXC)

FANFARE FOR COLUMBUS (FANFARE NO. 5)
CN 305
Completed:  1979.12.21
Duration:  1:45
8 trumpets (B-flat)
Published by The Brass Press, Nashville, TN

FANFARE NO. 6, CN 312 (1981).
CN 312
Completed:  1981.09.30
Duration:  0:45
2 horns (or multiples)
Set:  $4.00 (code BXXC)

SONGS OF LOVE AND WATER
CN 321
Completed:  1984.07.18
Duration:  12:30
Movements: 3
Men's choir TTBB; trumpet, horn, trombone
Published by Cimarron Music Press,
15 Corrina Lane, Salem, CT 06420
www.cimarronmusic.com

TWO INTERPLAYS
CN 324
Completed: 1985.03.30
Duration:  5:15
Movements: 2
3 tenor trombones, bass trombone, 2 euphoniums, 2 tubas
Set:  $15.00 (code BXXC)
 

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 THOM RITTER GEORGE

Thom Ritter George was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan where he showed and early interest in composition at the age of ten. He received his Bachelor of Music degree with Distinction (1964) and Master of Music degree (1968) from the Eastman School of Music. He was awarded the Doctor of Musical Arts degree from The Catholic University of America (Washington, D.C.) in 1970. From 1966 to 1970, Dr. George was composer-arranger for the United States Navy Band, Washington, D.C. During the period 1970-1983, he was Music Director and Conductor of the Quincy Symphony Orchestra, Quincy, Illinois. From 1983 to 2007, Dr. George served as Music Director of the Idaho State Civic Symphony.  Starting in 2007, Thom Ritter George has been engaged in orchestral guest conducting and composition.

Thom Ritter George is the recipient of many prizes, including the 1974 Ensemble Composition Contest of the International Trombone Association for his Aria and Dance. He has written over 350 works ranging from simple songs to large symphonic compositions. His interest in writing for brass instruments dates from the early 1960s, the period of his association with the great trombone teacher, Emory Remington.