Andrew James

Pianist, Composer, Arranger based in Melbourne, Australia

© 2018 Andrew James


School Ensemble Arrangements


School ensemble arrangments for high school ensembles:

  • custom instrumentation
  • varying levels
  • expert layout and typesetting based on 20 years of music education
  • digital file delivery

Specialist Arranging Specialist arranging for school bands of varying levels:

  • engaging individual parts
  • easy to read parts
  • reinforced bass sections
  • minimised use of long rests

Previous clients include

  • Eltham College
  • Siena College
  • Santa Maria College

Testimonials

I love your work! We played your arrangements on Monday and they all sounded great. Good job! - Aaron Searle, Head of Music, Eltham College
Thanks Andrew. I’m really happy with what you’ve done so far. You’re a star! - Aaron Searle, Head of Music, Eltham College
Thanks for the excellent band arrangement, the students loved playing it! – Wendy Christie, Instrumental Music Co-ordinator, Siena College
We’ve put your arrangement of the school song over the PA everyday after recess for student reflection time – Allan Hessey, Head of Music, Santa Maria College

Sample Scores and Parts

Adventure of a Lifetime (Coldplay)
Large Ensemble [ flute, clarinet, alto sax, tenor sax, trumpet, trombone, violin 1/2, cello, bass guitar, electric guitar, drum kit, auxillary percussion, piano, keyboard/synth ]
Download sample (PDF)