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"At long last this fantastic musical treasure trove is available to the public. Whether it be simple tunes for beginners, jazz packs for ensembles or accessible concert band pieces, this resource will be of value to any forward-thinking Music Department. Our school has rung to the sound of Michael Philip's music for over 20 years. You will not be disappointed!"  

(Steven Crawford, Faculty Head of Performing Arts, Hamilton Grammar School)

Five Burns Sketches

"I learn from Sir Vivian Dunn that Harry Mortimer was highly complimentary to you for your work."

(Lt. Col. Graham Hoskins, Principal Director of Music at Royal Marines School of Music, following the 1987 performance of this piece at the Mountbatten Festival of Music in the Royal Albert Hall, London)

A Christmas To Remember

"Out of a wide range of Christmas arrangements, 'A Christmas To Remember' is one of the band's (and our audiences') favourites as it encompasses traditional carols with a wonderful mix of sincerity and energy." 

(Robert Baxter, Musical Director, Dunbartonshire Concert Band)

Jazz Packs

"Catchy, well-written melodies, cleverly formatted for true flexibility. Our Prep Band loves them. A great resource."

(Anne MacLeod, conductor, Hamilton Grammar School Prep Band)

Ten Times 5 and Ten Times 10

"I use both extensively in the lower school curriculum and am delighted with the high standard of composition (especially accompaniments) across a wide range of styles."

(I.G. Glasgow, Scotland)



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