Poe

I. The Raven

II. The Bells

III. Tell-Tale Heart

Difficulty Level: Medium-Advanced

Music

Original Music by Jeff Chambers

Church Bells by Ottorino Respighi 

The non-original music in this show was arranged with permission, ONLY after securing the rights to arrange and perform through Tresona Music. Any future ensemble that wishes to perform this show will have to obtain the same rights and permissions.

Price

Winds - $1,000

Battery - $300

Front Ensemble - $300

Sound Design - Starting at $300

     MainStage Programming is available for this show. 

     Please contact for a price quote.

TOTAL - $1,900

Instrumentation

WINDS

-Flute

-Clarinet

-Alto Sax

-Tenor Sax

-Trumpet 1

-Trumpet 2

-Mellophone

-Trombone/Baritone

-(Baritone T.C.)

-Tuba

BATTERY

-Snare Drums

-Tenors (Sextets)

-Bass Drums*

FRONT ENSEMBLE

-Marimba 1

-Marimba 2

-Marimba 3

-Vibraphone

-Xylophone

-Bells

-Chimes

-Synthesizer

-Sound FX

-Rack Percussion 1

-Rack Percussion 2

-Rack Percussion 3

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*This show comes with the option of 4 or 5 bass drums

Theme

Edgar Allan Poe is one of the most iconic writers of all time, particularly with regard to his tales of mystery and macabre. He is considered the inventor of the detective fiction genre and also contributed to the science fiction genre. His stories have been told in many different mediums and now you can tell them on the football field! Making use of his three poems, The Raven, The Bells and The Tell-Tale Heart, this show will haunt your audiences in the best way. Make sure and check out the masterful sound design work done by Tim Mitchell!