Darrol Barry - composer and arranger - Obrasso

Darrol Barry, Composer & Arranger for Brass Music

Darrol Barry

Composer

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Arranger

Born in Salford, at a very early age Darrol joined the School Band on Eb Bass when he was fourteen (he wanted a cornet!) and he soon moved onto the Euphonium and started to arrange music for the Band.

When he left school he became an apprentice joiner but decided to study music at Salford under Roy Newsome, Goff Richards, David Loukes and Geoff Whitham. After leaving Salford he studied composition at the Royal College of Music, London with Joseph Horowitz.

He became a freelance composer and arranger working for several publishing houses including Studio Music, Wright and Round, Bernaerts Music and Obrasso. Darrol also taught as a part time lecturer on the degree courses at Salford University, Barnsley and Accrington and Rossendale.

In March 2002 Darrol took up his position as Composer and Arranger in residence to the Royal Guard of Oman and provides music for the bands, Big Band, Pipe and Drums and the Royal Oman Symphony Orchestra.

Darrol Barry died on June 3rd 2018 at Sultan Qaboos University Hospital in Muscat, Oman.

Your Last Song

Item No.
18822
Composer
Level
B
Instrumentation
Instrumental work
£46.20

When A Child Is Born

Item No.
16541
Composer
Fred Jay
Zacar
Arranger
Level
B/C
Solo part
Tenor Trombone (Solo)
Instrumentation
with solo instrument
£46.20

Vegas Nights

Concert March

Item No.
15954
Composer
Level
B/C
Instrumentation
Instrumental work
£43.20

Two Part Invention

Item No.
17119
Composer
Level
C
Solo part
Eb Soprano Cornet & Flugelhorn (Duet)
Instrumentation
with solo instrument
£49.20

Two Christmas Classics

Item No.
17329
Edition
No. 260
Composer
Traditional
Arranger
Level
B/C
Instrumentation
10 brass players
£38.70

Twister

The House Visit
Item No.
16829
Composer
Mark Mancina
Arranger
Level
C
Instrumentation
Instrumental work
£49.20

Toccata, Elegy And Scherzo for Brass Band

Item No.
16523
Composer
Level
C/D
Instrumentation
Instrumental work
£69.00

Titanic - Death Of A Titan

Centenary Anniversary

Item No.
17667
Composer
Level
C
Instrumentation
Instrumental work
£85.70

Titanic - Death Of A Titan

Centenary Anniversary

Item No.
17662
Composer
Level
C
Instrumentation
Instrumental work
£49.20

The Seventh Voyage Of Sinbad

main theme from the film

Item No.
18050
Composer
Bernard Herrmann
Arranger
Level
B/C
Instrumentation
Instrumental work
£46.20