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© 2018 by Darci Griffith Gamerl

brad  bombardier



Abreu: "Tico Tico" -, 2-4 pc, strings, solo alto and tenor saxophones

Commissioned by Keith Swanson and the Itasca Symphony Orchestra

to feature soloists Brad Bombardier and Randy Lee

The Baja Men: "The Best Years Of Our Lives (Part One)"

commissioned by the Woodland Middle School band, choir, and orchestra

The Beatles: “Please Please Me”

Jazz ensemble 

Commissioned by Michael Roemhildt and the Denfeld High School Jazz Ensemble

Recorded on Vega Productions' “Minnesota Beatle Project, Volume 5”

Berlin: "White Christmas"


Commissioned by Darci Griffith Gamerl

for the Omaha Chamber Music Society


“Body of Work” WoO (2017)

Settings, arrangements, and transcriptions for string orchestra of the music of Gaelynn Lea.

"Dark to Light and Dark Again"

"Let it Go"

"I Want"

"Someday We'll Linger in the Sun"



Commissioned by Warren Friesen and the Lake Superior Chamber Orchestra,

for performance with soloist Gaelynn Lea, joined by students of the LSCO's

“Quartet Project”. Funded by grants through the Lakeview Arts Fund of the

Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation, and the Community Arts Learning Grant of the Arrowhead Regional Arts Council.

Bolcom: “What a Friend We Have In Jesus!” (by permission)

Wind ensemble

Burt: "Some Children See Him"

handbell choir

Corea: "Spain"

arranged for the Lake Superior Chamber Orchestra and guitar soloist Billy Bernard

The Cure: "Just Like Heaven"

string quartet

commissioned for the wedding of Matt Osterlund and Amber Long

Guaraldi: "Christmastime is Here"


SSSA flute quartet

string orchestra

Guaraldi: "Great Pumpkin Waltz"

SSSA flute quartet

Guaraldi: "Love Will Come"

handbell choir


Jones: “A Child Is Born”

Solo flugelhorn, string orchestra, 2 percussion

Commissioned by Warren Friesen

and the Lake Superior Chamber Orchestra for flügelhorn soloist Charlie Leibfried

King:"Bombardier March"

concert band

Mencken, Rice: "Aladdin, Jr."

orchestration for pit orchestra

commissioned by Cloquet High School

Monge/Ruiz: "The Macarena"

pep band

arranged for Sherrie Janovick and the Carlton MN High School Band

Morricone: Jill's Theme, from "Once Upon A Time In The West"

2 vln/2 vla/2 vc

Rodgers &  Hammerstein II: "Bali Ha'i"



Rodgers & Hammerstein II: "I'm Gona Wash That Man (Right Outta My Hair)"

soprano/chorus/bsn/2 tpt/strings/percussion

Rodgers & Hammerstein II: "Some Enchanted Evening"


Rodgers & Hammerstein II: "There's Nothin' Like A Dame"

chorus/2 tpt/strings/percussion

Shaw: Clarinet Concerto

Commissioned by Geneva Fitzsimonds and the Edina South View 9th Grade Band,

for performance at the Minnesota Music Educator's Association Mid-Winter Clinic, Minneapolis, MN, February 17, 2017, Timothy Zavadil, soloist.

Sherwin/Puerling: "A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square"

SSSA flute quartet

SSSAB flute quintet

Sims, Ryan:

"Black and Blue"


"American Things"

symphony orchestra (  2pc str)

Commissioned by the Duluth-Superior Symphony Orchestra

for performance with singer/songwriter Ryan Sims

at the Lucius Woods Performing Arts Center, Solon Springs, WI, 7/6/2019

Styne/Cahn: Let it Snow


Commissioned by Darci Griffith Gamerl

for the Omaha Chamber Music Society

The Temptations: “Ball of Confusion”

alto clarinet/3 bass clarinets/contralto clarinet/3 bassoons/contrabassoon


The Thompson Twins: “If You Were Here”



The Three Altos:

“Christmas in the Trenches”

“Hanerot Halalu”

“Holy Angels”

“Leave a Little Light”

“One Voice”

“Silent Night/O Holy Night”

symphony orchestra with The Three Altos

Commissioned by the Duluth – Superior Symphony Orchestra

Torme/Wells: "The Christmas Song"

fl/E hn/vc/cb/perc

Commissioned by Darci Griffith Gamerl

for the Omaha Chamber Music Society

Unknown: "The Globe Victory March"

reconstruction for the Globe Shipyards, Superior, WI

concert band

Variations on "I Have a Little Dreydl"


Commissioned by Darci Griffith Gamerl

for the Omaha Chamber Music Society

Vecchi: "And They Came, New Americans"

wind ensemble, vocal solo

arranged for William Tormondsen and the Duluth East High School Wind

Ensemble, with composer and soloist Steve Vecchi

Wiedoeft: "Saxophobia"

string orchestra, drumset, solo alto saxophone

arranged for Diane Balko and the University of Wisconsin-Superior Chamber Orchestra, with soloist Brad Bombardier


Yeomans/Shostakovich: “Tahiti Trot”

wind ensemble

Arrangements for the South Terrace Elementary (Carlton, MN) 6th grade band:

"Ballad of the Green Berets"

"Beauty and the Beast"

"Carol of the Drum"

"Good King Wenceslas"

"Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer"

"Hang on Sloopy"

"Honor Band March"

"I Saw Three Ships"

"Jingle Bells"

"Jolly Old St. Nicholas"

"Kum Ba Yah"

"Land of 1000 Dances"

"Largo" from Dvorak's New World Symphony

"Louie, Louie"

"My Heart Will Go On"

"Silent Night"

"Star-Spangled Banner"

"Tallis' Canon"

"Tequila" (Chocolate Milk)

"The Macarena"

"Up On the Housetop"

"We Wish You a Merry Christmas"