Of the many popular compositions by Frederic Chopin (1810--1849), none are better suited to concert band than his Military Polonaise (Op. 40 No. 1). This skillful transcription brings to life the powerful rhythms and brilliant fanfares of this masterpiece. The entire group shines with interesting parts for winds, brass and percussion alike. This exciting transcription will work equally well as an opener or closer for any concert. This title is available in SmartMusic.