||"Themes from Symphony 1" by Gustav Mahler has been arranged for concert band by Eric Songer. This classic work by Mahler has been set for an intermediate level band. Two part Clars. and Trumpets and one part for each of the other instruments allows a younger band to play this wonderful adaptation. The arranger writes: "Grade 3.5 Concert Band.
Itís nearly impossible to find an arrangement of Gustav Mahler for middle school or high school bands. This one will work though. It is playable by a fourth or fifth year group and beyond. Includes themes from each movement including the powerful finale. Expose your students and audiences to the wonderful music of Mahler! "