Nightmare Before Christmas Instrumental Suite (CAMI)

NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS Arranged for a concert of music from the films of Tim Burton, Orchestral only Songs included are: This is Halloween, What’s This?, Sally’s Song, Main Titles, Christmas Montage, Making Christmas, Poor Jack. 279 Measures


DURATION 08:40:00

"Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas
Orchestral Suite"
Music by Danny Elfman
Arranged by Steve Bartek
Ó1993 Buena Vista Music Company (BMI)

INSTRUMENTATION
2 Flutes (1st doubles on Picc, 2nd doubles on Alto and Picc)
2 Oboes (2nd doubles on EH)
3 Clarinets (2nd doubles on Bass, 3rd doubles on Bass and Contrabass)
2 Bassoons (2nd doubles on Contra)
Alto Saxophone (doubles on Flute)

6 Horns
4 Trumpets
3 Trombones
Bass Trombone
Contrabass Trombone
Tuba

Harp
Keyboard 1 (Celeste, Piano)
Keyboard 2 (Celeste, Accordion)
Accordion (optional - covered by Kbd 2)
Guitar (archtop acoustic)

Timpani
Perc 1 (Glock, Med Sus Cym, Large Sus Cym, Temple blocks, Piatti, Woodblocks)
Perc 2 (Glock, Tam Tam, Xylo, Piatti, Small Piatti)
Perc 3 (Bass Drum w/ Piatti attached, Small Bass Drum, Sus Cym, Piatti, Med Gong, Small Gong, Gran Cassa)
Perc 4 (Snare, Piatti, Tambourine, Small Gong, Field Snare Drum, Sizzle Cymbal, Sus Cymbal)
Perc 5 (Finger Cymbal, Vibes, Sleigh Bells, Sus Cym, Wood Block, Chimes, Tambourine)

Choir

String Section (Vln I, Vln II, Vla, Vc, Bs) + Solo Violin
Oogie Boogie’s Song

NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS Arranged for a concert of music from the films of Tim Burton,


DURATION 03:18:00

"Oogie Boogie's Song"
Music and Lyrics by Danny Elfman
Arranged by Steve Bartek
Ó1993 Buena Vista Music Company (BMI)

INSTRUMENTATION
2 Flutes
Oboe
English Horn
3 Clarinets (3rd doubles on bass)
2 Bassoons (2nd doubles on contra)
Alto Sax

6 Horns
4 Trumpets
4 Trombones
Contrabass Trombone
Tuba

Piano
Guitar

Timpani
Perc 1 (Small cymbal, medium cymbal, large cymbal)
Perc 2 (Temple blocks)
Perc 3 (2 bass drums)
Perc 4 (snare drum)
Perc 5 (gong, piatti or crash cymbal, splash cymbal)

Choir

String Section (Vln I, Vln II, Vla, Vc, Bs) + Solo String Bass
Nightmare Before Christmas Orchestral Suite

NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS Arranged for the library, Orchestral only Songs included are: This is Halloween, What’s This?, Sally’s Song, Main Titles, Christmas Montage, Making Christmas, Poor Jack. Percussion #2 requires the TOUETTE – this is Log Drums or Low Wood block


DURATION 08:40:00

"Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas
Orchestral Suite"
Music by Danny Elfman
Arranged by Mark McKenzie
Ó1993 Buena Vista Music Company (BMI)

INSTRUMENTATION
3 Flute *3rd doubles on Piccolo
2 Oboes *2nd doubles on Eng. Horn
3 Clarinets *3rd doubles on Bass Clar.
& E-flat Contra
3 Bassoons *3rd is Contra

1 Alto Sax
1 Tenor Sax *Doubles on Baritone Sax

6 Horns
2 Trumpets
4 Trombones *2 Tenor & 2 Bass
1 Tuba

5 Percussion
1 Piano *Doubles On Celeste
1 Synthesizer
1 Harp

String Section (Vln I, Vln II, Vla, Vc, Bs)