Japanese National Anthem for Recorder Consort

Composer
Hirimori Hayashi
Arranger
Parts
Full details...
page one of Japanese National Anthem for Recorder Consort

Which method of viewing music should I use?

Score Exchange has two methods to display previews of music: seView which uses regular html and javascipt and the Scorch plug-in from Avid which needs to be downloaded and installed onto your computer. Both have advantages and disadvantages:

seView

seView, is the most compatible option. You should be able to view music on all modern web browsers including most mobile devices. Even if your device does not support javascript you should still be able to preview at least page one of the music.

You do not need to install any additional software to use seView.

Scorch

Scorch is a free plug-in from Avid for displaying and printing music. It can also play the music that you're seeing. As modern web browsers are updated, Scorch is no longer compatible with many browsers. Scorch has never been compatible with mobile devices and some web browsers on Mac computers.

If your web browser does not install Scorch automatically, you can click here to download and install scorch manually.

Static preview

The static preview shows a basic image of the first page.

Interactive preview

The interactive preview also shows a preview of the first page, but it's a bit slower to load. The preview is displayed using the Sibelius Cloud Publishing technology from Avid. With most scores, this technology will provide a higher quality preview, as well as being able to switch to full screen mode and also play the displayed music to you.

Printing after purchase

After you have purchased this item the Cloud Publishing technology is utilised to provide the printing mechanism for the music. As such, we recommend checking that the Interactive Preview displays correctly on your device before committing to a purchase.

Full details

Kimigayo arranged for Recorder Consort.

Kimi ga Yo (Kimi ga Yo?), often translated as "May your reign last forever" is Japan’s national anthem, and is also the world’s shortest national anthems in current use with 11 measures and 32 characters. The lyrics are based on a Waka poem written in the Heian period, sung to a melody written in the later Meiji Era. The current melody was chosen in 1880, replacing an unpopular melody composed eleven years earlier.

Although Kimi ga Yo had long been Japan’s de facto national anthem, it was only legally recognized as such in 1999 with the passing of a bill on national flag and anthem. After its adoption, there was controversy over the performance of the anthem at public school ceremonies. Along with the Hinomaru flag, Kimi ga Yo is claimed by some to be a symbol of Japanese imperialism and militarism.


Score ID
79467
Composer
Hirimori Hayashi
Arranger
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
1 minute
Instrumentation
Quintet of Soprano Recorders
Genre
Classical music
Related scores
Twenty Minute Tango for Treble Recorder, Marimba & Double Bass, A Serenade for Recorder Consort, Prelude from the Te Deum for C Trombone & Organ (Pro-version, Cwm Rhondda for Recorder Quartet, Fanfare & Soliloquy for Treble Recorder & Piano, The Saint’s Visit Havana with a Touch of W.A.Mozart for Descant Recorder & Piano, Slaves Chorus from Nabucco for Recorder Quintet, Bollywood Tango for Soprinino & Tenor Recorder with Piano, Arioso (Sinfonia to Cantata Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe) for Descant Recorder & Harpsichord, Fanfare & Soliloquy for Descant Recorder & Piano, Czardas for Descant Recorder & Piano, Jerusalem for Recorder Quintet (And Did Those Feet In Ancient Times), Fugue on B-a-c-h for Recorder Consort, O Mio Babbino Caro for Treble Recorder & Piano, What Shall We Do With The Drunken Treble Recorder Player ?, O Sole Mio for Treble Recorder & Piano, What Shall We Do With The Drunken Tenor Recorder Player ?, What Shall We Do With The Drunken Descant Recorder Player ?, Overture from Suite in D from the Water Music for two Treble Recorders & Keyboard, Echo for Flute Octet, Air from the Suite No. 3 in D for Recorder Quartet, Havana Rhubarb Rumba for Recorder Septet, African National Anthem for Recorder Quartet, Echo for Recorder Octet, Franzosisches Lied: Est-ce Mars? for Recorder Consort, Stanley Trumpet Voluntary for Two Descant Recorders & Piano, Eight Christmas Carols for Descant Recorder & Piano, What Shall We Do With The Drunken Recorder Consort?, Eternal Father Strong to Save (Naval hymn) for Recorder Quartet-Quintet , Austrian National Anthem (Federal Hymn Land der Berge, Land am Strome) for Wind Ensemble (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Monégasque National Anthem (Monaco) for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Liechtensteiners National Anthem for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Ecuadorian National Anthem for Brass Quintet, Lebanese National Anthem (National Hymn of Lebanon) for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Nepalese National Anthem ("Sayaun Thunga Phool Ka") for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Montenegrin National Anthem (Oj, svijetla majska zoro) for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Northern Mariana Islands Commonwealth Song (Im Schoensten Wiesengrunde) for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Saint Lucian National Anthem (Sons and Daughters of Saint Lucia) for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Niuean National Anthem ’’Ko e Iki he Lagi” - “The Lord in Heaven” for Brass Quintet, Chilean National Anthem (Canción Nacional) for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Grenadian National Anthem (Hail! Grenada) for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Cuban National Anthem (Himno Nacionale de La Repùblica De Cuba La Bayamesa) for Brass Quintet MFAO World National Anthem Series, Puerto Rican Commonwealth Anthem “La Borinqueña’’ for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Timor Leste National Anthem for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Taiwanese National Anthem (The Republic of China) for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Sengalese National Anthem “Pincez Tous vos Koras, Frappez les Balafons” - “Pluck Your Koras, Strike the Balafons” for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Saint Kittitian and Nevisian National Anthem ’’Land of Beauty’’ for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Finnish National Anthem for Brass Quintet MFAO World National Anthem Series, Fijian National Anthem “Dwelling in Beulah Land”. “Meda Dau Doka” for Brass Quintet (MFAO World Anthem Series), Zimbabwean National Anthem ''Kalibusiswe Ilizwe le Zimbabwe'' for Brass Quintet ''MFAO World National Anthem Series'', Micronesian National Anthem ’’Wir hatten gebauet ein stattliches Haus’’ for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Bolivian National Anthem (Canción Patriotica Himno Nacional de Bolivia), (Bolivians, a most Favorable Destiny) for Brass Quintet (World National Anthem Series), Gabonaise National Anthem (La Concord) for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Guinea National Anthem (Libertè) for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Beninese National Anthem (The Dawn of a New Day-L’Aube Nouvelle) for Brass Quintet (World National Anthem Series), Cape Verde National Anthem “Cântico da Liberdade” - “Song of Freedom” for Brass Quintet (World National Anthem Series), United States of America National Anthem (The Star Spangled Banner) for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Ethiopian National Anthem (Wodefit Gesgeshi, Widd Innat Ityopp’ya) for Brass Quintet (World National Anthem Series), Kenyan National Anthem (Ee Mungu Nguvu Yetu-Oh God of All Creation) for Brass Quintet, Congo (Republic of) National Anthem "La Congolaise" (The Congolese) for Brass Quintet (MFAO World National Anthem Series), Moonlight Serenade (Glen Miller) for Recorder Consort (Jazz for 5 Series), La Espero-(The Hope) for Brass Quintet (Anthem of the Esperanto language), Abkhas National Anthem (Aiaaira) for Brass Quintet & Optional Percussion, Cornish Regional Anthem “Can Tus West” for Brass Quintet, Transkei National Anthem “Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrika” “God Bless Africa” 1981-1994 for Brass Quintet, Basque Local Anthem “Eusko Abendaren Ereserkia” (Basque) “Anthem of the Basque Ethnicity” for Brass Quintet & Percussion, Bermudan Local Anthem (“Hail to Bermuda”) for Brass Quintet, Seychelles (Koste Seselwa-Seychellois, Unite!) National Anthem for Brass Quintet and Canary Islands Official Regional Anthem “Himno de Canarias” - “Arrorró” (Lullaby) for Brass Quintet & Percussion
Licensing

For anything not permitted by the above licence then you should contact the publisher first to obtain permission.

Cover art for Japanese National Anthem for Recorder Consort

You might also like...