Salute to the USA
Arranged for Expandable Flute Choir by Ricky Lombardo
Published by Lombardo Music Publications
Includes score and parts
Instrumentation: piccolo, 5 c flutes, 2 alto flutes (or c flutes), bass flute (or c flute) opt. contrabass flute
“Salute To The USA” is a rousing medley of four of America’s finest patriotic songs. Included are the traditional tune “Yankee Doodle”, Wililam Steffe’s “Battle Hymn of the Republic”, Samuel F. Smith’s “America” and George M Cohan’s “You’re A Grand Old Flag”. Designed to be either a concert opener or closer, audiences everywhere will love it! There are meter and key changes throughout the arrangement but nothing too difficult to easily master. This work can be learned with a little difficulty and a minimal amount of practice time. “Salute To The USA” is great for a performance where patriotic music is desired or needed. Ignite the fire of enthusiasm in your concert hall with this sweeping medley of beloved tunes that will encourage and sustain a sense of national pride.
– Ricky Lombardo