Music for Orchestra

All music on this page is either composed or arranged by Richard Chiarappa

    Elegy for Benghazi - Multiple Variations
    An orchestral tribute to the Americans killed and the American heroes.
    Instrumentation: 3-2-2-2  4-3-3-1 Timp+4 + Strings + Harp + Celeste
    Duration: approximately 4 minutes - Level: Medium-Advanced


     

      Romp for Symphony Orchestra and (Celebrity) Triangulist
      A novelty piece featuring a politician, board member, teacher, or a special guest performer. This piece has been used as a fundraiser.
      Instrumentation: 3-2-2-2 4-3-3-1 Timp+2 + Strings
      Duration: 2'30" - Level: Easy
      Youtube Sample
      Rental only; click: ROBERT WENDEL MUSIC
      (String Orchestra & Concert Band versions available on above website)


       

      A Broadway Style Birthday
      The last section from "Happy, Happy Birthday" (listed below)
      Instrumentation: 3-2-2-2 4-3-3-1 Timp+3 + Strings
      Duration (Broadway style only): 1 minute - Level: Medium

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      Happy, Happy Birthday

      Based on the familiar tune, this arrangement takes the piece through four styles of music:
      Baroque (a la Bach), Classical (a la Beethoven), Romantic (a la Wagner) and Broadway
      Duration (for Broadway style only): 1 minute[sold separately]
      Instrumentation: 2-2-2-2 4-3-3-1 Timp+3 + Strings
      Duration (for all four styles): 5'10" - Level: Medium
      Sound Sample
      (soon to be sold on JWPepper.com)


       

      Boom! for Symphony Orchestra and (Celebrity) Bass Drummer
      A novelty piece featuring a politician, board member, teacher, or a special guest performer.
      Adapted from the musical "Lincoln & Booth.
      Instrumentation: 3-2-2-2 4-3-3-1 Timp+3 + Strings
      Duration: 3'42" - Level: Medium Easy
      Sound Sample

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