Brolga Band Catalog

02-brolga-music-vector-logo.pngEstablished in 1989 to give voice to young Australian band and orchestra musicians, Brolga Music has gone on to establish itself as the leading publisher and exporter of Australian-composed works for concert band, jazz ensemble and string and full orchestra.  The Brolga Music Publishing Company produces high quality works which reflect the nature of the Australian environment – open, entertaining and enjoyable to play and to listen to.

Brolga composers are Australia’s leading writers and have established an international reputation for the musical integrity of their output. They also provide, at the lower ability levels particularly, a vast resource for teaching and developing young musicians both technically and musically.

Named on select lists around the world, cited in the leading publications regarding teaching music via performance and repertoire development and with commercial compact disc recordings available internationally, Brolga Music publications are located at the forefront of Australia’s music publishing industry.

Brolga Music aims to provide the finest music, for young musicians particularly, and in doing so has provided an Australian experience for musicians across the globe.

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  • Kookaburra Patrol, The (band)
    Kookaburra Patrol, The (band) $75.00 Choose Options
    All about a kookaburra in "an old gum tree", the piece is written as a "patrol" beginning with a distant "pizzicato style" pulse building to a rousing middle section which fades to a distant drum beat again with the...
  • Legend (band version) (Tchaikovsky)
    Legend (band version) (Tchaikovsky) $100.00 Choose Options
    The narrative of Legend sees the Christ child fashioning garlands of roses for his friends as they play in his garden. Finally, he sets about making one for himself, and finding there are no flowers left, makes and wears a...
  • Llwyn Onn
    Llwyn Onn $100.00 Choose Options
    The introduction, Misterioso, of this setting tries to convey a quiet country scene. The English title, The Ash Grove, can be used to conjure a picture of morning mist rising with the sun, through an avenue of trees. The...
  • Lullaby (band)
    Lullaby (band) $67.00 Choose Options
    Lullaby starts and ends with an optional flute solo. If you have a player capable of playing this as a solo, it will help create a sense of intimacy and provide a nice contrast with the rest of the piece. Genre: Beginner...
  • Magic Key, The
    Magic Key, The $67.00 Choose Options
    Maria von Trapp pronounced “Music acts like a magic key, to which the most tightly closed heart opens.” This work is a key that introduces young musicians to the enthralling world of ensemble playing. Opening...
  • Majestic Matilda
    Majestic Matilda $100.00 Choose Options
    The march uses Waltzing Matilda's 16 bar melody, but is built substantially around melodic, harmonic and rhythmic ideas designed to portray the pride and sense of honour.Genre: Concert Band Series | # of Players: Standard...
  • Market in Marrakesh
    Market in Marrakesh $67.00 Choose Options
    Market in Marrakesh evokes images of market day with camel trains, merchants and important rulers all coming to buy and sell goods.Genre: Elementary Band Series | # of Players: Standard Level: 1 | Duration: 2:35...
  • Masada
    Masada $205.00 Choose Options
    Masada is an unashamedly programmatic work that seeks to portray both the fervent spirituality and nationalism of the zealots and the power and majesty of Rome.Genre: Symphonic Repertoire for Band | # of Players: Standard...
  • Medieval Fayre
    Medieval Fayre $67.00 Choose Options
    With a simple, minor mode melody, stately fanfare-like figures and plenty of percussion, Medieval Fayre has something for everyone in the band. Genre: Elementary Band Series | # of Players: Standard Level: 1 | Duration: 2:35...
  • Momentum
    Momentum $95.00 Choose Options
    Momentum celebrates the life and legacy of Eric Page, conductor of Croydon Brass Band (1969 -1974), music teacher at Croydon High School, founder of the Croydon Concert Band (1971), and the composer’s trumpet teacher...
  • Moonlight Kung Fu
    Moonlight Kung Fu $110.00 Choose Options
    Two very popular Chinese folk songs, "Wu Shu" (Kung-Fu) and "Colourful Clouds chasing the Moon," are employed in this arrangement to create a contrast of energetic and romantic moods. These two folk tunes are most...
  • Mountain Ridge
    Mountain Ridge $88.00 Choose Options
    Imagine yourself soaring above the tree tops, gliding over the contours of a vast panorama. The wind, colour, the awesome spectacle makes your spirit climb higher. Many times I've stood and tried to grasp the breathtaking...
  • New Anzacs, The
    New Anzacs, The $75.00 Choose Options
    Written during the stirring events which surrounded the 75th anniversary of the birth of the ANZAC'S; this march tries to capture some of the spirit and determination of the 'ordinary' men who became part of the legend...
  • No Bears Allowed (Band Gr. 1)
    No Bears Allowed (Band Gr. 1) $67.00 Choose Options
    No Bears Allowed has been a long coming! The piece started off as an attempt to write a Latin American style dance piece for young band. Many years later, elements of this initial idea can still be heard. The title of the...
  • No More Blues
    No More Blues $75.00 Choose Options
    No More Blues is another piece from the pen of Brian West that is easily accessible to young players and also easily accessible to their audiences. The medium tempo swing style of the piece will surely set toes tapping both...
  • Overture Spiritoso
    Overture Spiritoso $95.00 Choose Options
    Music is alive and vivid, and playing music is a joyful and fulfilling activity. Overture Spiritoso captures the essence of these feelings via heroic fanfares, pulsing rhythms and wistful melodies. It is music for the head...