Archive for the ‘Medium’ Category

The Big Bang!

Monday, February 26th, 2018

Difficulty Level: Medium, Grade 4

Style: Contemporary Arrangements and Compositions

Arranged by Tim Hinton

Percussion Music by Jeremy Vest

Originally commissioned by the Durant HS Band, Plant City, FL – Bruce Herrmann, Director.

Take off with exciting "Space-themed" music that audiences will love.  "2001," "Interstellar Suite," "Mercury"from "The Planets" and "Star Trek Into Darkness" combine for a tuneful outer space experience.  Playable and full of energy!

Fee for the use of the music for the season:
Winds and Percussion – $1500

Download 2001 / Interstellar Suite / Mercury Ballad Perusal Score (PDF)

Download Star Trek Into Darkness Perusal Score (PDF)

First Circle

Monday, February 26th, 2018

Difficulty Level: Medium, Grade 4

Style: Contemporary Arrangements of this Classic Metheny tune

Arranged by Tim Hinton

Percussion Music by Josh Carpenter

Originally commissioned by the Archbishop Alter HS Band, Kettering, Ohio – Todd Tucker, Director.

Proof that a small band can make a lot of great music.  Pat Metheny's classic jazz masterpiece comes to life in this arrangement that literally comes "full circle" from start to finish.  Smart soloists and ensembles combine with a strong rhythm section to make this arrangement playable and exciting.  This could be adapted for most any ensemble, and could be perfect for an indoor winds group!

Fee for the use of the music for the season:
Winds and Percussion – $1500

Download Perusal Score (PDF)

The Passage of Time

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Difficulty Level: Medium, Grade 3-4

Style: Contemporary Arrangements of Popular Music

Arranged by Tim Hinton

Percussion Music by James Smith

Originally commissioned by the Aubrey H.S. Band, Aubrey, TX – Ron Chapman, Director.

New for 2018! "The secret of life is enjoying the passage of time."  Three popular songs are woven into a contemporary and sophisticated arrangement about "Time." "Secret O' Life" by James Taylor, "Clocks" by Coldplay, and "Time in a Bottle" by Jim Croce are presented in a crowd-friendly and engaging tapestry that audiences will love.

Tim Purple Shirt squareNOTE: This show music requires Copyright Permission to perform.  If you want to perform this show, contact me (at the bottom of this page) and I will explain to you how to proceed with requesting the permission to perform the music.  There is no guarantee that the rights will be granted again, though the chances are good.  The band program is responsible for securing the rights and paying all fees associated with them.

Fee for the use of the music for the season:
Winds and Percussion – $1500

Download Perusal Score Passage of Time (PDF)

Sherlock Holmes

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Difficulty Level: Medium, Grade 3-4

Style: Contemporary Arrangements of Classical / Movie / TV Music

Arranged by Tim Hinton

Percussion Music by Clif Walker

Originally commissioned by the Belton-Honea Path HS Band, Honea Path, SC – Jon Michael Brock, Director.

New for 2018! Gorgeous, tuneful music and a concept audiences love!  This show features movie and TV themes written for Sherlock Holmes, plus a gorgeous ballad by Vaughan Williams.  Music used is "Briony" from the movie "Atonement," Young Sherlock Holmes (movie theme,) 221B Baker Street (TV theme) and "Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis" by Ralph Vaughan Williams.

Tim Purple Shirt squareNOTE: Most of this music requires Copyright Permission to perform.  If you want to perform this show, contact me (at the bottom of this page) and I will explain to you how to proceed with requesting the permission to perform the music.  There is no guarantee that the rights will be granted again, though the chances are good.  The band program is responsible for securing the rights and paying all fees associated with them.

Fee for the use of the music for the season:
Winds and Percussion – $1500

Download Perusal Score Sherlock Holmes (PDF)

Zombie Cafe

Sunday, December 17th, 2017

Difficulty Level: Medium, Grade 3

Style: Contemporary Compositions and Arrangements of Classical and Popular Music

Arranged by Tim Hinton

Percussion Music by Clif Walker

Originally commissioned by the Wren H.S. Band, Piedmont, SC – Chuck Hamlett, Director.

New for 2018! A fun, audience-friendly concept with legit music!  Shostakovich, "Puttin' on the Ritz" and original music combine for a high energy show that your students will "die for!"

Tim Purple Shirt squareNOTE: The music in this show requires Copyright Permission to perform.  If you want to perform this show, contact me (at the bottom of this page) and I will explain to you how to proceed with requesting the permission to perform that music.  There is no guarantee that the rights will be granted again, though the chances are good.  The band program is responsible for securing the rights and paying all fees associated with them.

Fee for the use of the music for the season:
Winds and Percussion – $1500

Download Perusal Score Part One Zombie Cafe (PDF)

Download Perusal Score Part Two Zombie Cafe (PDF)

Download Perusal Score Part Three Zombie Cafe (PDF)

Bells (2015)

Thursday, March 17th, 2016

THIS SHOW REQUIRES COPYRIGHT PERMISSION TO PERFORM

Difficulty Level: Medium, Grade 4

Style: Arrangements in Contemporary Marching Style

Original Arrangements by Tim Hinton

Percussion Written by Clif Walker

(Originally commissioned by the Halls HS Band, Knoxville, TN, Greg Basham, Director)

1. SILVER BELLS – "Carol of the Bells"

2. IRON BELLS – "hope,faith,life,love" by Eric Whitacre

3. BRAZEN BELLS – "Tubular Bells – Theme from The Exorcist" by Mike Oldfield

4. GOLD BELLS – Original composition based on "Westminster Chimes" bells

Shows about bells provide a multitude of visual and aural possibilities.  The band members can carry bells and play them to great effect at key moments throughout the production.  Possibilities for visual interpretation are abundant and make this an easy show to produce!

Tim Purple Shirt squareNOTE: The music in this show requires Copyright Permission to perform.  If you want to perform this show, contact me (at the bottom of this page) and I will explain to you how to proceed with requesting the permission to perform that music.  There is no guarantee that the rights will be granted again, though the chances are good.  The band program is responsible for securing the rights and paying all fees associated with them.

 

Fee for the use of the music for the season:
Winds and Percussion – $1500 

Download Perusal Score – Silver Bells (PDF)

Download Perusal Score – Hope Faith (PDF)

Download Perusal Score – Tubular Bells (PDF)

Download Perusal Score – Golden Bells Finale (PDF)

2015 Durant HS Band, Bruce Herrmann, Director

Tradition, Tribute, and Transcendence

Sunday, December 13th, 2015

THIS SHOW REQUIRES COPYRIGHT PERMISSION TO PERFORM

Difficulty Level: Medium, Grade 5

Style: Contemporary Arrangements

Original Arrangements by Tim Hinton

Percussion Written by Clif Walker

(Commissioned by the 2010 Northwestern HS Band, Rock Hill, SC, Larry Wells, Director)

Tchaikovsky Symphony 1 / Swan Lake, Rozsa "Lord's Prayer," Original Music by Tim Hinton

This show looked back with pride to the music of Tchaikovsky, looked at today with appreciation using the music of Rozsa, and looked forward with enthusiasm to the future with the music of Tim Hinton.

Tim Purple Shirt squareNOTE: The ballad music in this show requires Copyright Permission to perform.  If you want to perform this show, contact me (at the bottom of this page) and I will explain to you how to proceed with requesting the permission to perform that music.  There is no guarantee that the rights will be granted again, though the chances are good.  The band program is responsible for securing the rights and paying all fees associated with them. Contact me to explore other ballad options that wil not require copyright.

Fee for the use of the music for the season:
Winds and Percussion – $1500 

Download Perusal Score – Tradition, Tribute, Transcendence (PDF)

2010 Northwestern HS Purple Regiment, Larry Wells, Director

Perceptions of Time

Sunday, December 13th, 2015

THIS SHOW REQUIRES COPYRIGHT PERMISSION TO PERFORM

Difficulty Level: Medium, Grade 4/5

Style: Contemporary Arrangements of Classic Melodies

Original Arrangements by Tim Hinton

Percussion Written by Michael Skellett

(Commissioned by the Northwestern HS Band, Rock Hill, SC, Larry Wells, Director)

"Dies Irae" from The Verdi Requiem, "Nessun Dorma" from "Turandot" by Puccini, Original Music by Tim Hinton

The tyranny of the clock drives The Verdi Requiem, while the gorgeous "Nessun Dorma" gives us a look back at a slower time.  The original finale gives us optimism for our ability to manage time and make it our friend and ally.

Tim Purple Shirt squareNOTE: The "Nessun Dorma" ballad in this show requires Copyright Permission to perform.  If you want to perform this show, contact me (at the bottom of this page) and I will explain to you how to proceed with requesting the permission to perform that music.  There is no guarantee that the rights will be granted again, though the chances are good.  The band program is responsible for securing the rights and paying all fees associated with them.  Contact me to explore other ballads that could be used without copyright issues.

Fee for the use of the music for the season:
Winds and Percussion – $1500 

Download Perusal Score – The Relentlessness of Time (PDF)

2011 Northwestern HS Purple Regiment, Larry Wells, Director

Matador

Saturday, December 12th, 2015

THIS SHOW REQUIRES COPYRIGHT PERMISSION TO PERFORM

Difficulty Level: Medium, Grade 4/5

Style: Contemporary Arrangements of exciting Spanish music

Original Arrangements by Tim Hinton

Percussion Arrangements by Michael Skellett.

(Commissioned by the Rock Hill HS Band, Rock Hill, SC, Joe Gulledge, Director)

"Scott and Fran's Paso Doble" from "Strictly Ballroom" by David Hirschfelder, "Malaguena" from "Andalucia" by Ernesto Lecuona

A Spanish show with an unbelievable amount of energy and excitement!  Both productions include slow builds of tension as the music drives to dramatic conclusions!

Tim Purple Shirt squareNOTE: The music in this show requires Copyright Permission to perform.  If you want to perform this show, contact me (at the bottom of this page) and I will explain to you how to proceed with requesting the permission to perform that music.  There is no guarantee that the rights will be granted again, though the chances are good.  The band program is responsible for securing the rights and paying all fees associated with them.

Fee for the use of the music for the season:
Winds and Percussion – $1500  Movements available individually for $750 apiece

Download Perusal Score Pt 1 – Paso Doble(PDF)
Download Perusal Score Pt 2 – Malaguena (PDF)

2011 Rock Hill HS Band, Rock Hill, SC

 

Always Watching

Saturday, December 12th, 2015

THIS SHOW REQUIRES COPYRIGHT PERMISSION TO PERFORM

Difficulty Level: Medium, Grade 4/5

Style: Contemporary Arrangements of both classical and rock selections

Original Arrangements by Tim Hinton

Percussion Arrangements by Colin Brown. NOTE: Perc. Parts May Not Be Available.  Contact me for more information.

(Commissioned by the White Knoll HS Band, Lexington, SC, Ken Turner, Director)

"Paranoid Android" by Radiohead, "Like Spinning Plates" by Radiohead, "15 Step" by Radiohead, "Shostakovich Symphony No. 1 in F Minor, Op. 10"

Depicting the phenomenon of intense surveillance in today's society, this show featured innovative visuals and the music of Radiohead and Shotakovich.  Watch the video to see how this was interpretted in captivating ways.  White Knoll HS won the 2010 South Carolina 4-A State Championship with this show!

Tim Purple Shirt squareNOTE: The music in this show requires Copyright Permission to perform.  If you want to perform this show, contact me (at the bottom of this page) and I will explain to you how to proceed with requesting the permission to perform that music.  There is no guarantee that the rights will be granted again, though the chances are good.  The band program is responsible for securing the rights and paying all fees associated with them.

Fee for the use of the music for the season:
Winds and Percussion – $1500  Movements available individually for $500 apiece

Winds Only – $1000

Download Perusal Score Always Watching (PDF)

2010 White Knoll HS Band