Here is an excerpt from the individual music arrangements, note arrangements and instrumentations that I have made so far.
Max Reger: Mariä Wiegenlied
The popular Christmas carol was arranged for the Christmas concert of a woodwind ensemble and is available in two versions: as a transcription for soprano and woodwinds and as an arrangement for woodwind ensemble without vocals.
Published by Baton Music - Eindhoven (NL)
Johannes Brahms: Allegretto from "Symphony No.3
The wonderful third movement from Brahms` third symphony is presented here in an arrangement for symphonic wind orchestra. The arrangement was made for the Musikkapelle Kortsch.
Jan Pieterszoon Sweelink: Ballo del Granduca
Double anniversary in 2021: the organ as "Instrument of the Year" and the 400th anniversary of the death of the great Dutch organist and composer Sweelink. This is reason enough to arrange one of Sweelink's most popular organ works for wind orchestra.
Dietmar Rainer: 7 Minute Warm-ups for Wind Orchestra
New exercises for starting rehearsals, suitable for wind orchestras of all levels. I provide the warm-ups free of charge, if you are interested just order them by email.
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy: Ich harrete des Herrn
This famous duet from Symphony No.2 "Lobgesang" is available in two versions: as a transcription for two sopranos, choir and wind orchestra, published by Baton Music - Eindhoven (NL), and as an arrangement for wind orchestra without vocals.
The famous Adagio from Marcello's Oboe Concerto was arranged for harpsichord by Johann Sebastian Bach and is presented here in a colourfully orchestrated version for wind orchestra. The arrangement was published by Baton Music - Eindhoven (NL).
Henry Purcell: Funeral Music for Queen Mary
Henry Purcell composed the music for the funeral celebrations on the occasion of the death of Queen Mary II in 1695. This popular composition is still performed today. My arrangement was published by Baton Music - Eindhoven (NL).
Dietrich Buxtehude: Rejoice, dear Christians
Arrangement of this festive baroque Advent cantata for wind orchestra. The arrangement was published by Baton Music - Eindhoven (NL).
Max Reger: Theme, Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Mozart
Two instrumentations of Max Reger's magnificent orchestral work: one for a large symphonic wind orchestra and a slimmed-down version for the Sächsische Bläserphilharmonie (Saxon Wind Philharmonic).
Sepp Tanzer: Der Festtag
Sepp Tanzer wrote this very popular work in 1960, aimed at the small Tyrolean village bands of that time. The current version uses the complete sound range of a modern wind orchestra.
Francis Poulenc - Eric Satie – Jean Françaix: Touches
Commissioned arrangement for a wind orchestra concert: Suite of three small piano pieces from French literature called "Touches".
Willy Hautvast: Belcanto Overture
Instrumentation of the concert overture, composed for a standard instrumentation of a small marching band (without saxophones, oboe and bassoons, but with flugelhorns and tenor horns).
Richard Strauß: Solemn Entry
Transcription for wind orchestras and large organ written for the celebratory mass of the "100 years Musikkapelle Zwölfmalgreien - Bozen".
Joseph Haydn: Andante from the Trumpet Concerto in E Flat Major
Adaptation for solo trumpet and woodwind ensemble.
Marco Diana: The Little Count
Adaptation of a musical by Marco Diana that was designed for the instruments and playing skills of a music class. Score pages 1 and 2 for viewing Traditional: Advent Melody Adaptation of an Alpine yodel for three double-tube instruments for an Advent concert.
Traditional: Kommet ihr Hirten
Thanks to the clever simplification of the score, four young wind instrumentalists were able to perform this piece of music together for a Christmas concert.
Anthony Holborne: Allemande
Adaptation of the popular brass Allemande for brass, timpani and organ on the occasion of an organ consecration
Kathrin Unterlechner: Für’n Lorenz
The waltz, originally written for a folk ensemble, was rearranged for a woodwind ensemble and performed at a family celebration.
Claude Gervaise: Bransle & Galliarde
Arrangement of the French composer's dancing music with the intent to create a suitable saxophone literature for a medieval festival.
Peter Janssen: Ich trage einen Namen
A nice surprise for a christening. A serenade featuring an extravagant instrument blend: trumpet, trombone and guitar.
Giulio Caccini: Ave Maria
The famous Ave Maria dressed up gets a new sound: soprano saxophone, euphonium, two violins and cello.
Johann Stamitz: Klarinettenkonzert in B - poco presto
Arrangement of the famous clarinet concerto (third movement) for woodwind ensemble.
Johann Pezel: Intrada
Arrangement for the "Low Brass" of a concert band.
Traditional: Schweigend sank der Abend nieder
Music for the All Souls` Day - Arrangement for Brass Ensemble
Traditional: Schweigend sank der Abend nieder
Music for the All Souls` Day - Arrangement for Wood Wind Ensemble