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Trombone part from Simple Gifts

Elder Joseph Brackett
2 minutes

Hi, thanks for finding this arrangement. I did this one using the marching band template, so if you need to play add-a-part, just do it! I like this one because I started it out extremely simple (just the melody) and then added more and more complexity to it until the song gets to its huge ending. I hope you enjoy this arrangement! You’ll note there is no percussion part in the main score. There is a recommended bass drum line in the parts section if you’d like to use it. I’ve also made a slight tweak to the music to try and match the original first verse of Simple Gifts as much as possible. MP3 file created via Kontakt Player.

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