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Major Original Masterpieces

Early masterpieces for wind band in modern editions by Dr. David Whitwell.
Beethoven, Ludwig vanSiegessinfonie1813mp36:25
Berlioz, HectorSymphony1830mp325:20
Reicha, AntonSymphony1815mp319:50
Saint-Saens, CamilleOrient et Occident1869mp37:30

German and Austrian masterworks

German and Austrian works for wind band in modern editions by Dr. David Whitwell.
Bach, Johann SebastianCapriccio1704mp310:10
Bach, Johann SebastianChaconne in D Minor1720
Krommer, Franz7 Pieces for Band1814 ca.
Mejo, WilhelmVariations1824mp312:30
Meyerbeer, GiacomoCoronation March for 2 bands1861mp38:00
Meyerbeer, Giacomo scored Wieprecht, WilhelmFackeltanz Nr. 21845 ca.
Ochs, SiegrfriedVariations1888 ca.mp314:30
Wagner, RichardElsa's Procession to the Cathedral Processional, act 2, scene 4, of Lohengrin1850mp36:20
Wagner, RichardHuldigungsmarsch for band1864mp35:40
Wagner, Richard arr. Whitwell, DavidDas Rheingold1869mp37:30
Wagner, Richard arr. Whitwell, DavidDie Walkure1870mp314:50
Wagner, Richard arr. Whitwell, DavidSiegfried1876mp38:00
Wagner, Richard arr. Whitwell, DavidGotterdammerung1876mp315:00
Wieprecht, Wilhelm Notturno op. 8 for band1845 ca.
Wieprecht, WilhelmFestmarsch on Themes of Beethoven1845 ca.mp38:30
Wieprecht, WilhelmTrauermarsch1842mp33:20

Italian Masterworks

Original Italian compositions for wind band in modern editions by David Whitwell.
Avallone, VincenzoSinfonia “Entrata in Napoli” for band1878The score is in the Biblioteca Reale, Turin
d’Anna-Vanni, GiuseppeGran sinfonia “composta per le bande militari”1870 ca.The score is in the Biblioteca Reale, Turin
Filippa, GiuseppeMarcia funebre1887mp37:20
Gallo, VincenzoPiccola Sinfonia1884mp36:30
Pacini, Giovanni Grand Concertante for band1830 ca.
Parmegiani, GaetanoSinfonia ('Bologna, 1896') for band1896The score is in the Biblioteca Reale, Turin
Ponchielli, AmilcareMarcia trionfale1865 ca.
Ponchielli, AmilcarePrince Umberto March1866
Ponchielli, AmilcareMarcia funebre in honor of Manzoni1873
Ponchielli, AmilcareTrumpet Concerto with band1870 ca.
Ponchielli, AmilcareCarnevale di Venezia1870 ca.mp39:00
Ponchielli, AmilcareElegy on the Death of Garibaldi for band1882mp38:35
Ponchielli, AmilcareSinfonia in F Minormp37:00
Ponchielli, AmilcareSinfonia in Bb Minor for band1872mp38:40
Rossini, GioacchinoRendez-vous de chasse for band1828
Verdi, Giuseppe arr. Whitwell, DavidExcerpts from Manzoni Requiem187420:00
Vessella, AlessandroOverture in C minor1889
Vessella, AlessandroOverture in F minor1890
Vitaliti, SebastianoSinfonia 'La corona d'Italia' composed for Umberto I, for band1868mp310:20

French Masterworks

Wind band masterworks from French composers
Bailton, Ad. VictorTheme and Variations on an Original Theme, for band1889 ca.
Kling, HenriHommage a Haydn, Fantasie avec Variations, for band1870 ca.mp37:30
Karren, LeonSymphonie funebre, for band1880 ca.
Halevy, FromentalMarche heroique (1841) for the return of the remains of Napoleon to Paris for band1841
Pierne, GabrielMarche solennelle for band1889
Schmitt, FlorentMarsche in Eb (August, 1894) 'en route vers les libres azurs' for band1894

Works for Small Band

Works for small band with various instrumentations in modern editions by David Whitwell
Baccherini, FrancescoArmonia ['Flute Concerto, Piccola banda']1815 ca.Solo fl, 1st and 2nd solo cl, tutti cl [unison], 2 bsn, tbn
Bavagnoli, ManlioSinfonia Pastorale1888fl, 2 ob, 2 cl, 2 hn, 2 bsn, contrabassoon
Belloli, AgostinoDivertimento for Solo Horn1825 ca.Solo hn, fl, 2 ob, 3 cl, 2 tpt, 2 hn, 2 bsn, tbn, 'Basso' [appears to be bass trombone]
Finali, [Maestro] Concerto for Clarinet1820 ca.Solo cl, fl, ob, 2 cl, 2 bsn, 2 tpt, 2 hn, tbn
Fleury, CharlesSymphonie18022 picc, 2 ob, 2 cl, 2 bsn, serpent, tpt, 2 hn, timpani
Haydn, Franz JosephOverture, Part II. Seven Last Words1800 ca.fl, 2 ob, 2 cl, 2 bsn, 2 hn, 2 tbn, contrabassoon
Haydn, Franz JosephAllegretto [Haydn's arrangement of the second movement of his Symphony Nr. 100]1794fl, 2 ob, 2 cl, 2 bsn, 2 hn, tpt, serpent, percmp33:50
Maschek, PaulThe Battle of Leipzig1814
Munchs, ConradOuverture a grande harmonie1835 ca.fl, 2 ob, 2 cl, 2 bsn, 2 hn, tpt, 2 trombones et serpent ou contrebassemp316:45
Paer, FerdinandoFour Marches for the Marriage of Napoleon1810picc, 2 fl, 2 ob, 2 cl, 2 bsn, 2 tpt, 2 hn, tbn, serpent, bass drum
Von WeberConcertino for solo oboe1809Solo ob, fl, 2 cl, 2 bsn, tpt, 2 hn, tbn, string bass

Hautboisten Repertoire

Anonymous (German)Sinfonia1710 ca.3 ob, tpt, 2 bsn
Anonymous [HRD Collection]1715 ca.
Muller, JohannSonata Nr. 9 [of 12]17093 ob, English horn, bsn [all parts intended to be doubled]


Wagner, Richard3 Fanfares18824 tpt, timpani
Haydn, Franz JosephQuartet1817 ca. [published]3 fl, cl

Original Compositions by David Whitwell

Whitwell, DavidSymphony Nr. 1 "Viennese Legacy"1987mp311:40
Whitwell, DavidSymphony Nr. 2, Sinfonia da Requiem (for Mozart)1988mp3
Whitwell, DavidSymphony Nr. 3 'Hamlet'1989mp3[band sings in 2nd movement]
Whitwell, DavidSymphony Nr. 4, 'Symphony of Songs'1990mp313:20
Whitwell, DavidSymphony Nr. 5 'Italia'1991mp3[audience sings in slow movement]
Whitwell, DavidSaxophone Concerto 'Civil War Reflections'1997mp3[band sings the slow movement; only percussion play in this movement]
Whitwell, DavidJubilaum1997mp3
Whitwell, DavidChorale Variations on Bach's 'Vater unser im Himmelreich'2010mp37:30