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Robert Longfield

Robert Longfield

Robert Longfield is an award-winning composer, arranger, and educator. Born and raised in Grand Rapids, Michigan, he graduated with honors from the University of Michigan where he studied with Jerry Bilik and Paul Boylan, and was a member of the band under William D. Revelli and George Cavender. He also earned a degree from the University of Miami where he was a student of Alfred Reed.

For fifteen years, Mr. Longfield was the band and orchestra director at Davison High School in Davison, Michigan. Since 1987, he has held a similar position at Miami Palmetto Senior High School in Miami, Florida. Mr. Longfield was the recipient of the Teacher of the Year Award by the Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association. In 1996, he received the Mr. Holland Award from the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences for outstanding contributions to music education.

A member of ASCAP, Mr. Longfield has received several commissions and has over one hundred publications to his credit. His compositions and arrangements have been played and recorded by bands throughout the United States, as well as in Canada, Europe, and Japan.

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In Quest of Excellence Concert BandFJH Concert Band3B1003
Sanctuary Concert BandFJH Concert Band4B1004
Freedom, Justice, Honor Concert BandFJH Concert Band3B1005
In Glory Triumphant Concert BandFJH Symphonic Band4B1009
When Summer’s in the Meadow Concert BandFJH Concert Band3B1050
Passacaglia on an Old English Carol Concert BandFJH Concert Band3.5B1055
Honor Roll, The Concert BandFJH Beginning Band1B1082
Turkish March Rondo alla TurcaConcert BandFJH Masterworks for Concert Band4B1111
Where Valor Proudly Sleeps Concert BandFJH Concert Band4B1117
America Concert BandFJH Developing Band1.5B1118
Take the Blues Train Concert BandFJH Developing Band1.5B1119
Transformations DADE VariationsConcert BandFJH Symphonic Band5B1166
Abduction from the Seraglio, The Overture) K. 38Concert BandFJH Masterworks For Concert Band4.5B1167
Eine Kleine “Pop” Musik Concert BandFJH Young Band2B1169
"X" Brigade, The Action Heroes' MarchConcert BandFJH Developing Band1.5B1170
Menuetto from Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K 500Concert BandFJH Masterworks For Concert Band3B1204
Rapp's Woods Ramble Concert BandFJH Young Band2B1207
When Summer’s in the Meadow String OrchestraFJH String Orchestra4ST6002
Prelude in E Minor String OrchestraFJH Developing Strings2ST6016
Fugue No. 5 in D Major String OrchestraFJH Developing Strings2.5ST6023
Plaisir d’amour String OrchestraFJH Developing Strings2.5ST6024
Rondo in Blue String OrchestraFJH String Orchestra4ST6037
Journey of the Magi, The String OrchestraFJH String Orchestra3ST6041
American Heritage Suite No. 1 String OrchestraFJH String Orchestra3ST6059
Momentum String OrchestraFJH Developing Strings2ST6070
Skaters' Waltz, The String OrchestraFJH Developing Strings2.5ST6077
Over the Waves Sobre las OlasString OrchestraFJH Developing Strings2.5ST6106
Eine Kleine "Pop" Musik String OrchestraFJH String Orchestra3ST6161
Concert Time Developing Band Book 1 Concert BandConcert Time Band Book1-1.5BB202