Pomp and Circumstance (Military March No. 1 in D Major)
By Edward Elgar / arr. Virginia Speiden Carper
Item: 00-PA02189A
UPC: 654979089155
ISBN 10: 0757938027
ISBN 13: 9780757938023
PRICE: $6.95
Series: Keyboard Ensemble Series
Category: Piano Quartet (2 Pianos, 8 Hands)
Format: Sheet
Instrument: Piano
Level: Late Intermediate
Version: 2 copies included
The popularity of this march has to do with Elgar's ability to invent melodies with emotional impact. The tune sounds triumphant, yet nostalgic. It has been and will continue to be the choice for commencement exercises throughout the country from elementary school through college. This two piano arrangement captures the full sound of a symphonic orchestra.