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Top 200 Most Performed College Band Works, 2008-2014

Our friends at J.W. Pepper publish a list of all pieces performed by College Band Directors National Association member bands from 2008-2014. This provides an excellent snapshot of what was popular during those years, but when sorted by "Times Played" the data is difficult to navigate. Below is a simple table showing all pieces performed more than 10 times over the span, sorted by Times Played. I cleaned up some inconsistencies including multiple arrangements that were being counted as separate compositions (Stars and Stripes Forever, Candide, West Side Story, Children's March). A few interesting things: Percy Grainger wins for both number of performances (360) for...

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New partnership with SMP Press

We are happy to be publishing a series of downloadable ensemble arrangements of popular tunes through our friends at Sheet Music Plus. Their SMP Press service provides an streamlined path through the copyright authorization process, allowing us to offer pieces via digital download at very affordable prices! Click here to view our digital catalog at SMP Press - we are currently offering arrangements from the library of the award-winning Texas Saxophone Quartet. Check back soon for new additions!

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Now powered by Shopify!

Welcome to the "new" Lovebird Music, now powered by Shopify.  I feel strongly that moving to this new online store platform will help move us to the next level in terms of speed, features and reliability. Be sure to sign up for our mailing list at the bottom of the page, and we'll let you know about the latest developments and new publications.  Great things are on the horizon! David LovrienProprietor

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