MUSIC FOR GUITAR GROUPS

Full contents of all Guitar Ensemble books are listed here 

To help programme building works by some of the composers who appear in different books

are listed at the bottom of the page

 

Titles of pieces that are underlined can be clicked on for links to recordings on Youtube and SoundCloud

 

Certain Hits 1! (GM12)

 

£11.95

Most parts approximately Grade 1 or 2

20 pages + parts

 

1. Romance

 

2. Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious

 

3. Raindrops Keep Falling on my Head

 

4. The Siamese Cat Song

 

5. If I Were a Rich Man

 

6. Walking in the Air

 

7. The Pink Panther

The ever popular James Bond Theme arranged for guitar quartet
It can be used in two ways:

 

Version 1 is about Grade 2 to 3
Version 2 is shorter and simpler about Grade 1

 

Which ever version is used, pupils will be shaken and stirred

by playing one of film music's most well known themes!

Certain Hits 2! The James Bond  Theme (GM19)

 

£7.95

Version 1 Grade 2 to 3, Version 2 Grade 1

Certain Hits 6! (GM23)

 

£11.95

 

REVISED

Most parts approximately Grade 1 & 2

16 pages + parts
 

1. Batman TV Theme

 

2. Gran Vals          New

 

3. Arapahoe Warriors

 

4. Spring (from 'The Seasons'

 

5. Chim Chim Cher-ee          New

 

6. Prelude (The Birds)          New

7. Entry of the Gladiators          New

8. The Windmills of Your Mind          New

Certain Hits 7! (GM33)

 

£11.95

Most parts approximately Grade 1 & 2​

20 pages + parts

 

1. Mission Impossible

 

2. Penny Lane

 

3. Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds

 

4. Air (from 'The Water Music')

 

5. The Harmonious Blacksmith

 

6. Winter: Largo (from 'The Seasons')

 

7. Black and White Rag

Certain Hits 8! (GM34)

 

£11.95

Most parts approximately Grade 3 to 5

24 pages + parts
 

1. Yesterday

 

2. Minuet

 

3. The Harry Lime Theme

 

4. When I’m Sixty-Four

 

5. Air (from The Orchestral Suite No 3)

 

6. Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End

Certain Hits 9! (GM42)

 

£11.95

Most parts approximately Grade 2 to 5

20 pages + parts
 

1. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

 

2. Scarborough Fair

 

3. The Persuaders

 

4. Michelle

 

5. Greensleeves

 

6. Liberty Bell

Certain Hits 10! (GM43)

 

£11.95

Most parts approximately Grade 3 to 6

20 pages + parts
 

1. Schindler's List

 

2. Original Rags

 

3. Solveig's Song

 

4. Money, Money, Money

 

5. The Swan

 

6. Summertime

Certain Hits 11! (GM44)

 

£11.95

Most parts approximately Grade 4 to 6

20 pages + parts
 

1. A Fistful of Dollars Main Theme

 

2. Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (Suite No. 2)

 

3. The Ragtime Dance

 

4. Anitra's Dance

Certain Hits 12! (GM52)

 

£11.95

Most parts approximately Grade 1 & 2

20 pages + parts
 

1. My Favourite Things

 

2. Amazing Grace

3. Edelweiss

 

4. When Johnny Comes Marching Home

5. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

6. Gymnopedie No. 1

7. Do-Re-Mi

8. House of the Rising Sun

Celtic Suite & Caribbean Collection (GM29)

 

£11.95

Most parts approximately Grade 1

14 pages + parts
 

CELTIC SUITE FOR GUITAR QUARTET

 

1. The Seafarers' Tales

 

2. Killarney Jig

 

3. Echoes Across the Cove

 

4. Going Down to Bantry

 

CARIBBEAN COLLECTION FOR GUITAR QUARTET

 

1. Hot and Spicy Calypso

 

2. The Melon Seller

 

3. Kingston Calypso

 

4. Jamaica Farewell

Spanish Folk Song Suite (GM30)

 

£7.95

Most parts approximately Grade 3 & 4

12 pages + parts
 

SPANISH FOLK SONG SUITE FOR GUITAR QUARTET

 

1. Ay Linda Amiga

 

2. Zapateado

 

3. El Noi De La Mare

 

4. Riu, Hiu, Chiu

Appalachian Album (GM31)

 

£7.95

Most parts approximately Grade 4 & 5

12 pages + parts
 

APPALACHIAN ALBUM FOR GUITAR QUARTET

 

1. The Riddle Song

 

2. Come Life, Shaker Life

 

3. I Wonder as I Wander

 

4. The Curst Farmer's Wife

British Folk Song Suite & Spirituals Suite (GM36)

 

£7.95

Most parts approximately Grade 3 or 4

20 pages & parts

 

BRITISH FOLK SONG Suite for Guitar Quartet

 

King William Of Orange
The Water Is Wide
Suo-Gan
Loch Leven Castle

 

Spirituals Suite for Guitar Quartet

Medley;
I Am A Poor Wayfaring Stranger & Oh Sinner Man
Medley;
Nobody Knows & Were You There
Joshua Fought The Battle Of Jericho

South American Songs & Tangos (GM51)

 

£11.95

Most parts approximately Grade 3 to 5

20 pages + parts

 

El Condor Pasa

 

La Paloma

 

Bluebird of all my Dreams (Azulao)

 

Garota de Ipanema

 

El Cachafaz

 

Canaro

More South American Songs & Tangos (GM53)

 

£11.95

Most parts approximately Grade 5 to 8

20 pages + parts

 

Tico-Tico no Fuba

 

Intermezzo

 

9 de Julio

 

Por Una Cabeza

 

El Choclo

Period Pieces Part One: Renaissance (GM45)​

 

£11.95

Pieces range from Grade 1 to Grade 4

20 pages + parts
 

1. Anon - Kemp's Jig

 

2. Tallis - Why Fum'th in Sight

 

3. Susato - Moorish Dance

 

4. Anon - Danza Rondeau

 

5. Campion - Never Weather-Beaten Sail

 

6. Dowland - Come Again! Sweet Love Doth Now Invite

 

7. Anon - Greensleeves

 

8. Praetorius - La Volta

 

9. Rosseter - When Laura Smiles

 

10. Dowland - Lady Hunsdon's Puffe

 

11. Holborne - The Night Watch

 

12. Morley - Now is the Month of Maying

Period Pieces Part Two: Baroque (GM46)​

 

£11.95

Pieces range from Grade 1 to Grade 5

24 pages + parts
 

1. Handel - See the Conquering Hero Comes

 

2. Handel - Sarabande

 

3. Handel - Minuet (Musick for the Royal Fireworks)

 

4. Handel - Minuet (The Water Music)

 

5. Handel - Hornpipe (The Water Music)

 

6. Handel - Bourree (The Water Music)

 

7. Handel - Bourree (The Water Music)

 

8. Purcell - Rondeau

 

9. Pachelbel - Fugue

 

10. Telemann - Adagio

 

11. Rameau - Rondeau

 

12. Rameau - Tambourin

 

13. Pachelbel - Canon

Period Pieces Part Three: Classical (GM47)​

 

£11.95

Pieces range from Grade 1 to Grade 5

20 pages + parts
 

1. Haydn - German Waltz

 

2. Haydn - German Dance

 

3. Mozart - Minuet & Trio

 

4. Schubert - Walzer

 

5. Schubert - Walzer

 

6. Martini - Plaisir d'amour

 

7. Beethoven - Minuet

 

8. Mozart - Alla Turk

 

9. Gossec - Gavotte

 

10. Mozart - Menuetto & Trio (Eine Kleine Nachtmusick)

Period Pieces Four: Romantic (GM48)​

 

£11.95

Pieces range from Grade 2 to Grade 5

20 pages + parts
 

1. Schumann - The Wild Horseman

 

2. Schumann - The Happy Farmer

 

3. Glinka - Polka

 

4. Rimsky Korsakov - Song of India

 

5. MacDowell - To a Wild Rose

 

6. Grieg - Vals

 

7. Tchaikovsky - Valsette

Period Pieces Five: Modern (GM49)​

 

£11.95

Pieces range from Grade 2 to Grade 6

20 pages + parts
 

1. Early American Jazz/Blues - St James Infirmary

 

2. Warlock - Pavane

 

3. Early American Bluegrass/Rag - Beaumont rag

 

4. Mancini - Moon River

 

5. Desmond - Take Five

 

6. Holst - Song Without Words, 'I'll Love my Love'

 

7. Morricone - Gabriel's Oboe

Period Pieces Six: Recital (GM50)​

 

£11.95

Pieces range from Grade 5 to Grade 7

24 pages + parts
 

1. Renaissance:

Byrd -The Earl of Salisbury's Pavane

 

2. Baroque:

Bach - Sheep May Safely Graze

 

3. Classical:

Beethoven - The Moonlight Sonata

 

4. Romantic:

Mendelssohn -Venetian Gondola Song No. 1

 

5(a). Modern:

Debussey - The Girl With the Flaxen Hair

 

5(b). Modern:

Morricone - La Resa Dei Conti (The Music Clock)

The Playbox (GM37)​

 

£11.95

Most parts approximately Grade 3 to 4

20 pages + parts

 

1. The Train

 

2. March of the Tin Soldiers

 

3. The Music Box

 

4. L'homme Arme

 

5. Muneca Flamenca

 

6. Matryoshka

 

7. The Cuddly Toy (Lullaby)

 

8. Circus Figures

Christmas Collection One (GM11)​

 

£7.95

Most parts approximately Grade 1

20 pages + duet part
 

1. Good King Wenceslas

2. Deck the Hall

3. While Shepherds Watched

4. Away in a Manger

5. Coventry Carol

6. Patapan

7. God Rest you Merry Gentlemen

8. Joy to the world

9. Noel Nouvelet

10. Silent Night

11. Fum, Fum

12. Under Bethlehem's Star so Bright

13. March of the Kings

14. O Come with Joy (Troika)

15. We Wish you a Merry Christmas

Christmas Collection Two (GM32)​

 

£7.95

Most parts approximately Grade 1

20 pages + duet part
 

1. Jingle Bells

2. The Angel Gabriel

3. O Come Little Children

4. The Lord At First Did Adam Make

5. Ding Dong Merrily on High

6. Angels From the Realms

7. As With Gladness

8. Hark the Herald

9. Once in Royal David's City

10. We Three Kings

11. Take Heart the Journey's Ended

12. I Saw Three Ships

13. In Dulci Jubilo

14. O Come All Ye Faithful

15. The Virgin Mary

To help programme building works by some of the composers who appear in different ensemble books are listed below:

Lennon & McCartney;

Penny Lane - Certain Hits 7 (GM33)

Lucy in the Skies with Diamonds - Certain Hits 7 (GM33)

Yesterday - Certain Hits 8 (GM34)

When I'm Sixty-Four - Certain Hits 8 (GM34)

Michelle - Certain Hits 9 (GM42)

Henry Mancini;

The Pink Panther - Certain Hits 1 (GM12) 

Moon River - Period Pieces Part Five Modern (GM49)

Richard & Robert Sherman; 

Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious - Certain Hits 1 (GM12)

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang - Certain Hits 1 (GM12)

Rodgers & Hammerstein;

My Favourite Things - Certain Hits 12 (GM52)

Edelweiss - Certain Hits 12 (GM52)

Do-Re-Mi - Certain Hits 12 (GM52)

Ennio Morricone;

The Good, The Bad and the Ugly - Certain Hits 9 (GM42)

A Fistful of Dollars Main Theme - Certain Hits 11 (GM44)

Gabriel's Oboe - Period Pieces Part Five Modern (GM49)

The Music Clock - Period Pieces Part Six Recital (GM50)

John Barry;

The James Bond Theme - Certain Hits 2 (GM19)

The Persuaders - Certain Hits 9 (GM42)

Hans Zimmer;

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (Suite No.1) - Certain Hits 8 (GM34)

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (Suite No.2) - Certain Hits 11 (GM44)

Antonio Vivaldi;

Spring; Allegro (from The Seasons) - Certain Hits 6 (GM23)

Winter; Largo (from The Seasons) - Certain Hits 7 (GM33)

Johann Sebastian Bach;

Air on a G String -  Certain Hits 8 (GM34)

Sheep May Safely Graze - Period Pieces Part Six Recital (GM50)

George Frideric Handel;

Air (from The Water Music) - Certain Hits 8 (GM34)

The Harmonious Blacksmith - Certain Hits 8 (GM34)

See the Conquering Hero Comes - Period Pieces Part Two Baroque (GM46)

Sarabande (Suite HMV 437) - Period Pieces Part Two Baroque (GM46)

Minuet (from The Firework Music) - Period Pieces Part Two Baroque (GM46)

Minuet, Two Bourees & Hornpipe (from The Water Music) - Period Pieces Part Two Baroque (GM46) 

Edvard Grieg;

Solveig's Song (from Peer Gynt No. 2) - Certain Hits 10 (GM43)

Anitra's Dance (from Peer Gynt No. 1) - Certain Hits 11 (GM44)

Vals - (Lyric Pieces op.12) - Period Pieces Part Four Romantic (GM48)

 

Ragtime music;

Botsford: Black and White Rag - Certain Hits 7 (GM33)

Scott-Joplin: Original Rags -  Certain Hits 10 (GM43)

Scott-Joplin: The Ragtime Dance -  Certain Hits 11 (GM44)

Early American Bluegrass/Ragtime: Beaumont Rag -  Period Pieces Part Five Modern (GM49)

Jazz music;

Gershwin: Summertime -  Certain Hits 10 (GM43)

Early American Jazz/Blues: St Jame's Infirmary - Period Pieces Part Five Modern (GM49)

Desmond: Take Five - Period Pieces Part Five Modern (GM49)

Tangos;

Aroztegui: El Cachafaz (Tango Criollo) Travelling in Style Ensemble Series 'Latin American Songs & Tangos' (GM51)

Martinez: Canaro (Tango Milonga) Travelling in Style Ensemble Series 'Latin American Songs & Tangos' (GM51)

Padula: 9 de Julio (Tango Milonga) Travelling in Style Ensemble Series 'More Latin American & Tangos' (GM53)

Gardel & Pera: Por Una Cabeza Travelling in Style Ensemble Series 'More Latin American & Tangos' (GM53)

Villoldo: El Choclo (Tango Criollo) Travelling in Style Ensemble Series 'More Latin American & Tangos' (GM53)