Philip Sparke

British composer and musician. Born 1951
Philip Sparke
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Philip Sparke

Philip Sparke Biography (Wikipedia)

Philip Allen Sparke (born 29 December 1951) is a British composer and musician born in London, noted for his concert band and brass band music.

His early major works include The Land of the Long White Cloud - "Aotearoa" - written for the 1980 Centennial New Zealand Brass Band championship. He subsequently went on to win the EBU New Music for Band Competition three times, including in 1986 with a commission from the BBC called Orient Express,

Since May 2000, his music has been published under his own label Anglo Music Press, and distributed by Hal Leonard.

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Neal Hefti
Cute
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Cute

Cute

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Performer
Fishburn Band
Music Arranger
Conductor
Ian Robinson
Léo Delibes
Flower Duet (Lakmé)
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Flower Duet (Lakmé)
Philip Sparke
Year of the Dragon
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Year of the Dragon
Philip Sparke
Year Of The Dragon (Finale)
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Year Of The Dragon (Finale)

Year Of The Dragon (Finale)

Performer
Britannia Building Society Band
Conductor
Philip Sparke
The Lad Of The Long White Cloud (Excerpt)
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The Lad Of The Long White Cloud (Excerpt)
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Li'l Darlin' (part)
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Li'l Darlin' (part)
Philip Sparke
Victory Fanfare
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Victory Fanfare

Victory Fanfare

Performer
Oberosterreich Brass Band
Conductor
Hannes Buchegger
Philip Sparke
Aria
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Aria

Aria

Performer
Brighouse and Rastrick
Sheona White
Philip Sparke
Song and Dance
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Song and Dance

Song and Dance

Performer
Judith Saxton
North Carolina Brass Band
Philip Sparke
Raveling, Unraveling
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Raveling, Unraveling
Philip Sparke
Of Skies, Rivers Lakes and Mountains
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Of Skies, Rivers Lakes and Mountains
Leontovych, Cory Band, Philip Sparke & Philip Harper
Ukrainian Bell Carol
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Ukrainian Bell Carol

Ukrainian Bell Carol

Composer
Leontovych
Performer
Music Arranger
Conductor
Philip Sparke
Concerto For Cornet And Brass Band (1st Movement)
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Concerto For Cornet And Brass Band (1st Movement)
Philip Sparke
Harmony Music (part)
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Harmony Music (part)

Harmony Music (part)

Performer
Britannia Building Society Band
Conductor
Philip Sparke
Cantilena
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Cantilena
Patrick Doyle
Brave Soundtrack Highlights
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Brave Soundtrack Highlights

Brave Soundtrack Highlights

Performer
Music Arranger
Conductor
Philip Harper
Philip Sparke
Dundonnell from Hymn To The Highland
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Dundonnell from Hymn To The Highland

Dundonnell from Hymn To The Highland

Performer
Carnoustie & Distric Youth Band
Philip Sparke
Rhapsody For Baritone
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Rhapsody For Baritone

Rhapsody For Baritone

Singer
Jack Lapthorn
Conductor
Leigh Baker
Philip Sparke
Music of the Spheres
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Music of the Spheres
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