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  • £125.00

    The Lord of the Rings (II) - Lothlorien - Johan de Meij

    Johan de Meij's first symphony The Lord of the Rings is based on the trilogy of that name by J.R.R. Tolkien. This book has fascinated many millions of readers since its publication in 1955. The symphony consists of five separate movements, each illustrating a personage or an important episode from the book. The movements are: I) GANDALF (The Wizard)II) LOTHLORIEN (The Elvenwood)III) GOLLUM (Smagol)IV) JOURNEY IN THE DARK a. The Mines of Moriab. The Bridge of Khazad-DmV) HOBBITSThe symphony was written in the period between March 1984 and December 1987, and had its premire in Brussels on 15th March 1988, performed by the "Groot Harmonie-orkest van de Gidsen" under the baton of Norbert Nozy. In 1989, The Symphony The Lord of the Rings was awarded a first prize in the Sudler International Wind Band Composition Competition in Chicago, and a year later, the symphony was awarded by the Dutch Composers Fund. In 2001, the orchestral version was premiered by the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra.AM 02-010: LOTHLORIEN (The Elvenwood): The second movement is an impression of Lothlrien, the elvenwood with its beautiful trees, plants, exotic birds, expressed through woodwind solos. The meeting of the Hobbit Frodo with the Lady Galadriel is embodied in a charming Allegretto; in the Mirror of Galadriel, a silver basin in the wood, Frodo glimpses three visions, the last of which, a large ominous Eye, greatly upsets him.

    Estimated delivery 10-12 days
  • £475.00

    The Lord of the Rings (Complete Edition) - Johan de Meij

    Johan de Meij's first symphony The Lord of the Rings is based on the trilogy of that name by J.R.R. Tolkien. This book has fascinated many millions of readers since its publication in 1955. The symphony consists of five separate movements, each illustrating a personage or an important episode from the book. The movements are: I. GANDALF (The Wizard) II. LOTHLORIEN (The Elvenwood) III. GOLLUM (Smagol) IV. JOURNEY IN THE DARK a. The Mines of Moria b. The Bridge of Khazad-Dm V. HOBBITS (all movements available separately AM 01-010 ... AM 05-010)The symphony was written in the period between March 1984 and December 1987, and had its premire in Brussels on 15th March 1988, performed by the "Groot Harmonie-orkest van de Gidsen" under the baton of Norbert Nozy. In 1989, The Symphony The Lord of the Rings was awarded a first prize in the Sudler International Wind Band Composition Competition in Chicago, and a year later, the symphony was awarded by the Dutch Composers Fund. In 2001, the orchestral version was premiered by the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra and recorded by the London Symphony Orchestra.

    Estimated delivery 10-12 days

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    The Lord of the Rings (V) - Hobbits - Johan de Meij

    Johan de Meij's first symphony The Lord of the Rings is based on the trilogy of that name by J.R.R. Tolkien. This book has fascinated many millions of readers since its publication in 1955. The symphony consists of five separate movements, each illustrating a personage or an important episode from the book. The fifth movement expresses the carefree and optimistic character of the Hobbits in a happy folk dance; the hymn that follows emanates the determination and noblesse of the hobbit folk. The symphony does not end on an exuberant note, but is concluded peacefully and resigned, in keeping with the symbolic mood of the last chapter "The Grey Havens" in which Frodo and Gandalf sail away in a white ship and disappear slowly beyond the horizon.

    Estimated delivery 10-12 days
  • £125.00

    The Lord of the Rings (I) - Gandalf - Johan de Meij

    Johan de Meij's first symphony The Lord of the Rings is based on the trilogy of that name by J.R.R. Tolkien. This book has fascinated many millions of readers since its publication in 1955. The symphony consists of five separate movements, each illustrating a personage or an important episode from the book. The first movement is a musical portrait of the wizard Gandalf, one of the principal characters of the trilogy. His wise and noble personality is expressed by a stately motif which is used in a different form in movements IV and V. The sudden opening of the Allegro vivace is indicative of the unpredictability of the grey wizard, followed by a wild ride on his beautiful horse "Shadowfax".

    Estimated delivery 10-12 days
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    The Lord of the Rings (IV) - Journey in the Dark - Johan de Meij

    Johan de Meij's first symphony The Lord of the Rings is based on the trilogy of that name by J.R.R. Tolkien. This book has fascinated many millions of readers since its publication in 1955. The symphony consists of five separate movements, each illustrating a personage or an important episode from the book. The fourth movement describes the laborious journey of the Fellowship of the Ring, headed by the wizard Gandalf, through the dark tunnels of the Mines of Moria. The slow walking cadenza and the fear are clearly audible in the monotonous rhythm of the low brass, piano and percussion. After a wild pursuit by hostile creatures, the Orks, Gandalf is engaged in battle with a horrible monster, the Balrog, and crashes from the subterranean bridge of Khazad-Dm in a fathomless abyss. To the melancholy tones of a Marcia funbre, the bewildered Companions trudge on, looking for the only way out of the Mines, the East Gate of Moria.

    Estimated delivery 10-12 days
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    The Lord of the Rings (III) - Gollum - Johan de Meij

    Johan de Meij's first symphony The Lord of the Rings is based on the trilogy of that name by J.R.R. Tolkien. This book has fascinated many millions of readers since its publication in 1955. The symphony consists of five separate movements, each illustrating a personage or an important episode from the book. The third movement describes the monstrous creature Gollum, a slimy, shy being represented by the soprano saxophone. It mumbles and talks to itself, hisses and lisps, whines and snickers, is alternately pitiful and malicious, is continually fleeing and looking for his cherished treasure, the Ring.

    Estimated delivery 10-12 days
  • £140.00

    The Lord of the Rings (Excerpts) - Johan de Meij - Paul Lavender

    Johan de Meij's first symphony The Lord of the Rings, based on the famous trilogy by Tolkien, has established itself as a 'classic' piece in the concert band piece repertoire.In this edition, Paul Lavender has masterfully condensed and arranged the symphony into a practical concert version, written at a level and with instrumentation to work within the reach of most bands. This version includes optional cuts allowing several performance lengths and options which enable you to tailor your performances as appropriate. Let your audience experience a fabulous adventure!

    Estimated delivery 10-12 days

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  • £48.95

    Gollum's Song (from The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers) - Music by Howard Shore, words by Fran Walsh / arr. Ralph Ford

    From The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, this is the emotional song that captured the hearts of movie-goers world wide. Arranged for beginning band, this serves as a terrific opportunity to reinforce accidentals using this familiar melody. Solemn and heartrending, this memorable tune shouldn't be missed. (2:32)

    Estimated delivery 3-5 days
  • £59.50

    The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, Highlights from - Music by Howard Shore / arr. Ralph Ford

    The Fellowship of the Ring is the first of the three-movie series, already recognized with an Academy Award. Here's a stunning medley of the most memorable tunes from Howard Shore's film score for your young band. Included tunes are "Many Meetings," "The Great River," "Gollum," "The Breaking of the Fellowship" and "In Dreams." Ranging from dramatic and bold to fluid and majestic, this is a diverse, musical medley. (4:45)

    Estimated delivery 3-5 days
  • £144.00

    The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring - SHORE, Howard (Arr.: Valta)

    Concerning Hobbits / A Journey In The Dark / The Black Rider / Amon Hen

    Estimated delivery 10-14 days

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