Solo Instrumental

Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)

Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)

Series: Essential Elements Performer Level Publisher: CHERRY LANE MUSIC Score & Parts Composers: Irving Burgie, William Attaway Arranger: Michael Sweeney

Level: .5 to 1

Performer Level (correlates with Book 1, p. 24)

Made famous by Harry Belafonte, bring a little bit of Jamaica to your next concert with this effectively written arrangement. The brass and woodwinds use only quarter and half notes, while the percussion writing helps bring the arrangement to life. Just add palm trees and white sand!

This product is printed in small quantities. Inventory is currently available but may change due to the low quantities normally kept on hand.

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Instrumentation Number of Parts Pages Per Part
FULL SCORE 1 8
FLUTE 8 1
OBOE 2 1
BB CLARINET 12 1
EB ALTO CLARINET 1 1
BB BASS CLARINET 2 1
EB ALTO SAXOPHONE 4 1
BB TENOR SAXOPHONE 2 1
EB BARITONE SAXOPHONE 1 1
BB TRUMPET 10 1
F HORN 4 1
TROMBONE/BARITONE B.C./BASSOON 8 1
BARITONE T.C. 2 1
TUBA 4 1
PERCUSSION 1 4 1
PERCUSSION 2 2 1
KEYBOARD PERCUSSION 2 1

$40.00 (US) Inventory #HL 02500522 UPC: 073999685817 Width: 9.0" Length: 12.0"

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