Wright & Round
Music Publishers

Wright & Round, established in 1875, is one of the oldest publishing houses in brass banding and its catalogue carries in excess of 5,000 titles.


And Death Shall Have No Dominion by Philip Harper

A Euphonium solo based on Dylan Thomas' famous poem, the music is also linked to John Lennons' assassination, beginning with 5 gun shots and alternating between turbulent and reflective music.  Recorded by Glyn Williams with Cory Band.

2 Section +


Clans Collide by Philip Harper

An antiphonal piece pitting two teams against each other in a musical battle led by soprano cornet on one side and trombone on the other.  The music is duel-like and virtuosic and blood will be spilled!

Championship Section 


Composers Directory

About Wright & Round

The archive is vast and houses a prolific collection of marches by William Rimmer as well as works by his relative, Drake Rimmer. Both were once music editors for the company. The company’s current music editor is the talented composer and conductor Philip Harper.

Wright and Round’s famous 120 Hymns for Brass Band and Wind Band is a worldwide best seller. The company publishes works by many of today’s popular composers including Philip Harper, Darrol Barry, Ray Farr, Derek Broadbent, Alan Catherall and many others and has always been keen to promote new talent.