Orchestral Arrangements

I have had the opportunity to write arrangements for a wide range different artists over the years including Tim Beveridge, Judd Arthur, Ali Harper, Hayley Westenra, Whirimako Black, Madeleine Pierard, Bic Runga and Russell Watson, Renée Geyer, Julia Deans, Anika Moa, Goldenhorse, Salmonella Dub and Shapeshifter.

These include arrangements for orchestras such as The Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, The NZ Symphony Orchestra, the Auckland Philharmonia, The Royal Philharmonic, the Liverpool Philharmonic

This is a selection of orchestral transcriptions and arrangements available for hire. The instrumentations are noted next to each piece, along with key and duration. Some are available in other keys. Arrangements are listed alphabetically. Please email me with any queries.

All arrangements and sound files are copyright.

Male Vocal – PopFemale Vocal – Pop
Be Still my SoulBe Still my Soul
HallelujahEscaping
Hey JudeFeeling Good
Kiss from a RoseHeading in the Right Direction
LoyalIs that all there is?
One DayIt’s a Man’s Man’s World
Oughta be in LoveLonely
Separate LivesLove me Still
Slice of HeavenLydia
Something So StrongOne Day I’ll Fly away
The Impossible DreamSay I lLove you
Welcome HomeSeparate Lives
WhalingShakey Ground
Vocal – OtherTo Sir with Love
Ave MariaFemale Vocal – Jazz/Latin
Aria (Based on duet from Lakmé)Agua de Beber
You’ll Never Walk AloneDindi
Panis AngelicusIf you Never Come to Me
Instrumental – Jazz/PopMoonlight in Vermont
ContusionMy One and Only Love
Four BrothersNe me Quitte pas
How InsensitiveNight and Day
LibertangoPerhaps Perhaps
Lo RossinyolPorgy
Love is BlueSince I Fell for You
PavaneTenderly
Strangers on the ShoreInstrumental – Other
Fox RiverBadjelly the Witch
ChristmasLara’s Theme
Angels form the Realms of GloryBurt Bacharach
Carol of the BellsA House is not a home
Coventry CarolAlfie
Ding Dong Merrily on HighAnyone who had a Heart
Grown up Xmas ListArthur’s Theme
Hark the Herald AngelsBacharach Medley
Jingle BellsClose to You
Joy to the World/Unto UsDo you know the way to San Jose
Little Drummer BoyGod give me Strength
O Come all ye faithfulI Just don’t Know what to do
Silent NightI Never fall in love again
We Wish you a merry XmasI Say a little Prayer
TV ThemesKentucky Bluebird
Black BeautyKnowing when to Leave
BonanzaKnowing when to Leave
Downton AbbeyMagic Moments
Dr.WHOMake it Easy
Eye Level(Van Der Walk Theme)Nikki
Game of ThronesPromises promises
Get SmartRaindrops keep falling
Greatest American HeroThat’s what friends are for
Hawaii 50The Look of Love
Inspector MorseThe Story of my Life
Mary Tyler Moore ThemeThis guy’s in love
SherlockTrains & Boats & Planes
The A TeamTwenty-four hours from Tulsa
The AvengersWalk on by
The CrownWhat the World needs now
The FlinstonesWhat’s new Pussycat
The Love BoatWishin’ and Hopin’
The MusketeersWives and Lovers
The Professionals
The Simpsons
The Virginian
Theme from CHiPS
Theme from Dallas
Theme from MASH
Theme from S.W.A.T.
Thunderbirds

A House is Not a Home – Bacharach/David

Pop ballad. dur: 2:30

Male Vocal – Key D

2121 / 3333 timp, perc x 3, str, Dr, El Bs, Gtr. Keys, male Vocal

Originally recorded by Dionne Warwick in 1964, this song has been covered by a range of artists, including Luther Vandross.

© Tom Rainey 2021

Agua de Beber – AC Jobim

Latin . dur: 4:30

Female Vocal – Key Am

2222 / 4331 timp, perc x 3, str, Dr, El Bs, Gtr. Keys, ten sax, Female Vocal

Originally recorded by Dionne Warwick in 1964, this song has been covered by a range of artists, including Luther Vandross.

© Tom Rainey 2021

Alfie – Bacharach/David

Pop. dur: 2:30

Female Vocal – Key D

2121 / 3333 timp, perc x 3, str, Dr, El Bs, Gtr. Keys, Female Vocal

An arrangement of the classic song, regarded by many as one of the greatest pop songs ever written. I have it in a few keys. D is the key Dionne Warwick and Cilla Black sung it in.

© Tom Rainey 2021

Angels form the Realms of Glory – arr. Cullen, orch. Rainey

Christmas. dur: 3.20

Soprano Vocal – Key Ab

2222 / 4000 timp, harpsichord, soprano

An arrangement of this classic baroque Christmas piece.

CSO 2017 © Tom Rainey 2021

Anyone Who Had a Heart – Bacharach/David

Pop. dur: 4.30

Female Vocal – Key Em

2121 / 3221 timp, perc x 3, str, Dr, El Bs, Gtr. Keys, Female Vocal

Available in a range of keys.

© Tom Rainey 2021

Aria(Based on duet from Lakme) – Delibes/Yanni/McLaren

Pop. dur: 3.45

Soprano Duet – Key A

2222 / 4331 timp, perc x 3, str, Dr, El Bs, Gtr. Keys, Female Vocal

From the original British Airways ad soundtrack.

© Tom Rainey 2021

Arthur’s Theme – Cross/Bacharach/Bayer Sager/Allen

Pop. dur: 3.45

Male Vocal – Key A

2121 / 3221 timp, perc x 3, str, Dr, El Bs, Gtr. Keys, Male Vocal, BVs

Chris Cross’s classic pop song theme from the 1981 film Arthur, featuring Dudley Moore and Liza Minnelli.

© Tom Rainey 2021

Ave Maria – Bach/Gounod

Classical. dur: 2.40

Soprano/Tenor – Key F

2222 / 4000 str, harp sop/tenor vocal

For Soprano or tenor. I also have an instrumental version.

© Tom Rainey 2021

Bacharach Medley – Orch – Burt Bacharach

Pop. dur: 4.15

Orch Inst –

2121 / 3221 timp, perc x 3, str, Dr, El Bs, Gtr. Keys,

A medley of Bacharach hits for orchestra, including:

Make it Easy on Yourself, The Look of Love, Anyone who had a Heart, Do you Know the Way to San Jose, I Say a Little Prayer and Promises Promises

© Tom Rainey 2021

Bacharach Medley – Vocal – Bacharach/David

Pop. dur: 8.00

Female Vocal

2222 / 4331 timp, perc x 3, harp str, Dr, El Bs, Gtr. Keys, vocal

A medley of Bacharach hits for female vocalist and orchestra, including:

The Look of Love, I Say a Little Prayer and Do you Know the Way to San Jose.

© Tom Rainey 2021

Badjelly the Witch – Milligan/Welch

Children’s dur: 12.20

Orchestra and Narrator

2222 / 4330 timp, perc, harp, str, Keys, narrator

An orchestral arrangement of this timeless children’s classic. NB, performance of this work requires permission from the copyright holders.

© Tom Rainey 2021

Be Still My Soul – Sibelius

Classical/Pop Duet dur: 4.55

Male. Female Vocal and Orch.

2222 / 4330 timp, harp, str, Ac Gtr, Keys, male and Female soloists

An orchestral arrangement of this version originally performed by Tami Neilson and Don McGlashan

© Tom Rainey 2021


Black Beauty – King

TV Theme dur: 2.30

Orch with French Horn solo

2222 / 4331 timp, perc x2, str, drs, el bass, keys, Fr Hrn soloist.

The well-known theme to the TV series Black Beauty, with French Horn solo.

© Tom Rainey 2021


Bonanza – Livingston/Evans

TV Theme dur: 2.20

Orchestra

2222 / 4331 timp, perc x2, harp, str, drs, ,gtr, el bass, keys.

The well-known theme to the 1960’s TV series Bonanza.

© Tom Rainey 2021


Carol of the BellsDavid Foster

Christmas dur: 2.30

Orchestra

3222 / 4331 timp, perc x, str, el bass, keys.

An orchestral adaption of David Foster’s bright, upbeat arrangement of this celebrated festive carol.

© Tom Rainey 2021


Close to You – Bacharach/David

Pop dur: 3.50

Female vocal, orch

2121 / 3221 timp, perc x 3, str, Dr, El Bs, Gtr. Keys, Female Vocal

As performed by the Carpenters.

© Tom Rainey 2021


Contusion – Stevie Wonder

Pop/Funk dur: 4.15

Orch – guitar feature

2222 / 4331 timp, perc x2, harp, str, drs, ,gtr 1&2, el bass, keys, BVs

A track from Stevie Wonder’s ground-breaking 1970’s album, Songs on the Key of Life, scored for full orchestra, and Rhythm section, including two guitars.

© Tom Rainey 2021


Coventry Carol – Trad

Christmas dur: 3.55

Soprano or Tenor with Orch. Key Gm

2222 / 4331 timp, perc x2, str, Sop or Tenor

An arrangement of this timeless classic carol, scored for tenor voice(could be soprano).

© Tom Rainey 2021


DindiJobim

Jazz/Latin dur: 4.50

Female Vocal Key A

2222 / 4331 timp, perc x2, harp, str, drs, ,gtr, bass, keys, vocal

A lush vocal arrangement of A C Jobim’s beautiful song, originally sung by Whirimako Black.

Whirimako Black with the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, 2009, Chch Town Hall. Ben Northey cond. Reuben Derrick, sax


Ding Dong Merrily on HighTrad arr. Cullen, adapted Rainey

Christmas dur: 2.30

Tuba or trumpet solo with Orch(2 arrs). Key Eb

2222 / 4331 timp, perc x2, str, soloist

An arrangement of this timeless classic carol, scored for either Tuba or Trumpet(picc.) solo.

© Tom Rainey 2021


Do You Know the Way to San JoseBacharach/David

Pop dur: 2.45

Female vocal Key Bb

2121 / 3221 timp, perc x 3, str, Dr, El Bs, Gtr. Keys, Female Vocal

Bacharach classic, for female vocal and orchestra

© Tom Rainey 2021

From Ali Harper’s The Look Of Love CD

http://www.aliharper.co.nz/albums/the-look-of-love/


Downton AbbeyLunn

TV Theme dur: 3.15

Orch

2222 / 0000 str, piano.

The theme from the hit TV series.

© Tom Rainey 2021


Dr. WhoGrainer

TV Theme dur: 1.45

Orch

2222 / 4331 timp, perc x3, str, drs,gtr, bass, keys,

The theme from the hit TV series.

© Tom Rainey 2021


EscapingBlue/Smith

Pop Vocal dur: 4.30

Female vocal

2222 / 4231 timp, perc x3, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, female vocal, BVs

Hit song by NZ 80s singer Margaret Urlich.

© Tom Rainey 2021


Eye Level(Van der Walk theme)- Park

Pop/TV Theme dur: 2.40

Orch.

2222 / 4231 timp, perc x3, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, female vocal, BVs

TV theme, and pop hit from the 1970s

© Tom Rainey 2021


Feeling Good Newley/Bricusse

Pop/Jazz/Soul dur: 4.20

Female Voc, Orch.

2222 / 4231 timp, perc x3, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, female vocal

Orchestral arrangement of this Nina Simone classic.

© Tom Rainey 2021


Four Brothers Jimmy Giuffre

Jazz med swing dur: 5.00

Four saxes, Ray sect. Orch.

2222 / 4231 timp, perc x3, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, 3xtenor, 1xbari sax

An arrangement of this classic swing era tune for three tenor and 1 baritone sax. The song was written for the “Four Brothers” saxophone section of Woody Herman’s second band, and has since been covered by many groups.

Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, 2009, Chch Town Hall. Ben Northey cond. Reuben Derrick, Gwyn Reynolds, Reuben Derrick and Lana Law saxes.


Fox River Tom Rainey

Jazz/cont. dur: 7.25

Tenor sax and tpt solo. Orch.

2222 / 4231 timp, perc x3, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, ten sax and tpt solos

An original contemporary jazz composition for orchestra. Featuring tenor sax and trumpet solos.

Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, 2009, Chch Town Hall. Ben Northey cond. Cam Pearce (tpt) and Gwyn Reynolds (sax) solos.


Game of thrones Djawadi

TV Theme. dur: 1.25

Orch.

2222 / 4231 timp, perc x3, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys

The theme from the award winning TV series.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Get Smart theme Szathmary

TV theme dur: 1.10

Orch.

2222 / 4231 timp, perc x3, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys

The theme to the 60’s secret agent spoof Get Smart.

©Tom Rainey 2021

God Give me Strength Bacharach/Costello

Pop 3/4 dur: 4.15

Male or female vocal(2 arrs) Keys F & D

2121 / 3330 timp, perc x3, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

From the 1988 album, Painted From Memory, a collaboration between Elvis Costello and Burt Bacharach come this haunting, 3/4 masterpiece, sung by both solo, and covered by Alison Moyet and Bette Midler.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Greatest American Hero(Believe it or Not Post/Geyer

Pop hot/TV theme dur: 3.20

Male vocal Key D(orig) and Bb

2222 / 4331 timp, perc x3, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc(ten or bar)

Charting at No.1 in New Zealand in 1981, this well-known pop song works well with orchestra.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Grown-up Christmas List Foster/Thompson

Christmas/Pop ballad dur: 3.10

Female vocal Key Bb

3222 / 4331 timp, perc x3, harp, str, bass, keys, voc

A beautiful ballad by David Foster and Linda Thompson. Originally released by Natalie Cole, and covered by many singers, including Barbra Streisand, Amy Grant and Michael Buble. A great, uplifting addition to any Xmas programme.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Hallelujah Cohen

Pop 12/8 ballad dur: 5.20

Male vocal Key C

2121 / 3320 timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

An arrangement of Leonard Cohen’s classic for orchestra.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Hark the Herald Angels Trad

Christmas Carol dur: 2.52

Solo voices Key F

2222 / 4331 timp, perc, organ, voc

Hark the Herald arrangement, with lots of fanfare brass, perc., organ etc. Three verses(soloists and audience), last verse descant. An impressive version of this classic audience number for your Xmas programme.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Hawaii 50 Stevens

TV theme dur: 2.00

Orch.

2222 / 4331 timp, perc x2, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys

An arrangement of his classic 60’s TV theme.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Heading in the Right Direction Punch/Paige

Pop song dur: 4.00

Female vocal(Renee Geyer orig.)

2222 / 4331 timp, perc x2, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys

By Renee Geyer.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Hey Jude Lennon/McCartney

Pop song dur: 5:55

Male Vocal

2222 / 4331 timp, perc x2, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

By the Beatles

©Tom Rainey 2021

How Insensitive AC Jobim

Jazz/Latin dur: 4.40

Tenor sax solo/feature

2222 / 4231 timp, perc x2, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, sax solo

A feature for tenor sax with orchestra on this beautiful Jobim tune.

©Tom Rainey 2021

I Just Don’t Know What to Do with Myself Bacharach/David

Pop dur: 3.00

Female vocal, BVs

2121 / 3330 timp, perc x2, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc, BVs

One of Bacharach’s big hits, originally sung by Dionne Warwick, Dusty Springfield and covered by the White Stripes.

©Tom Rainey 2021

I‘ll Never Fall in Love Again Bacharach/David

Pop dur: 3.00

Female vocal, BVs

2121 / 3330 timp, perc x2, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc, BVs

Another Bacharach classic from the 1968 show, Promises Promises.

©Tom Rainey 2021

I Say a Little Prayer Bacharach/David

Pop dur: 3.00

Female vocal, BVs

2121 / 3330 timp, perc x2, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc, BVs

Another Bacharach classic.

©Tom Rainey 2021

If You Never Come to Me AC Jobim

Jazz/Latin dur: 4.40

Female vocal, Ten Sax solo. Key Bb

2222 / 4231 timp, perc x2, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc, BVs, ten sax solo

A lesser known AC Jobim tune.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Inspector Morse Pheloung

TV theme dur: 3.00

Orch

2222 / 0000 harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys,

The theme from the famous crime TV series.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Is That All There Is Leiber/Stoller

Torch song dur: 4.30

Female Vocal. Key:F

2121 / 3221 perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, keys, voc

Made famous in the ’60s by Peggy Lee.

©Tom Rainey 2021

It’s a Man’s Man’s World Brown

Soul dur: 3.30

Female Vocal. Key:C#m

2222 / 4331 perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, keys, voc

James Brown’s infamous song – this version is after Seal. Other versions and keys available.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Jingle Bells Trad

Christmas dur: 2.45

Orch.

2222 / 4331 timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, keys, voc

An orchestral arrangement of this Christmas classic.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Joy to the World/For Unto Us Trad/Handel

Christmas dur: 2.20

Orch.

2222 / 4331 timp, perc, harp, keys, str

An orchestral mash-up of these two – makes for great opener for a Christmas programme.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Kentucky Bluebird(Message to Michael) Bacharach/David

Pop dur: 3.00

Female Vocal, Orch. Key: Db

2121 / 3330 timp, perc, harp, str, dr, bas, grr, keys

An orchestral arrangement of this Bacharach classic.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Kiss From a Rose Seal

Pop/Soul dur: 4.30

Male Vocal, BVs Orch. Key: Gm

2222 / 4331 timp, perc x2, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

An orchestral arrangement of this 1994 hit for UK singer Seal.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Knowing When to Leave Bacharach/David

Pop/Music theatre dur: 2.10

Vocal, BVs Orch. Key: D

2121 / 3330 timp, perc x2, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc, BVs

A ripping, upbeat Bacharach and David song from the show Promises Promises, sung originally by Dionne Warwick, and covered by Helen Reddy, Liz Callaway and Kristin Chenoweth.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Lara’s Theme (Somewhere My Love) Jarré

Musical dur: 2.30

Vocal, BVs Orch. Key: C

Harp, str, sop/tenor

The famous theme form the 1965 film Dr. Zhivago. For Soprano or Tenor voice with strings and harp.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Libertango Piazolla

Tango dur: 3.40

Orch. Key: Am

2222 / 4331 timp, perc x3, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys

An upbeat arrangement of Piazolla’s famous piece for orchestra.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Liberty Valance Bacharach/David

Pop/Country dur: 2.45

Male vocal/Orch. Key: E

2121 / 3330 timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

A 60s hit for Burt Bacharach, sung by Gene Pitney.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Little Drummer Boy Trad. arr Cullen

Christmas dur: 2.55

Tenor/soprano voice/Orch. Key: F/Ab

222 / 4331 timp, perc, harp, str, voc

Christmas carol arranged for tenor or soprano voice.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Lonely – Neilson

Country dur: 3.55

Female voice/Orch. Key: F/Ab

2222 / 4331 timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys,voc

Composed and recorded by Tami Neilson

©Tom Rainey 2021

Lo Rossinyol – Mendoza

Jazz dur: 4.00

Guitar/Orch.

2222 / 4231 timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass

A transcription of Vince Mendoza’s beautiful arrangement of Lo Rossinyol.

Harry Harrison(Gt), Ben Northey(cond.) Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, Chch Town Hall 2009


Love is All Around Us) Mary Tyler Moore theme) – Curtis

Pop/TV theme dur: 2.00

Male voc/Orch. Key: Bb

2222 / 4231 timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys male voc

The theme from the hit 70s TV show.

©Tom Rainey 2021


Love is Blue – Popp/Cour

Orchestral Pop hit dur: 2.30

Orch.

2222 / 0331 perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys

A well-known instrumental hit from 1968, played by the Paul Mauriat orchestra.

©Tom Rainey 2021


Love Me Still – Hornsby/Kahn

Pop ballad dur: 3.40

Female voc/Orch. Key: Db

2222 / 4231 timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

A beautiful ballad by Bruce Hornsby and Chaka Kahn

©Tom Rainey 2021


Loyal – Dobbyn

Pop dur: 4.25

Male voc/Orch. Key: G

2121 / 3320 timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

Dave Dobbyn classic arranged for rhythm section and orchestra.

©Tom Rainey 2021


Lydia – Fur Patrol

Pop dur: 4.05

Female voc/Orch. Key: E

2121 / 3221 timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

Fur Patrol mega-hit.

©Tom Rainey 2021


Magic Moments – Bacharach/David

Pop dur: 4.05

Male voc, BVs/Orch. Key: F

2121 / 3330 perc, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc, BVs

One of the first hits for Bacharach, from the 1950s

©Tom Rainey 2021


Make it Easy on Yourself – Bacharach/David

Pop dur: 2.50

Male voc, BVs/Orch. Key: B

2121 / 3330 perc, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc, BVs

Another big Bacharach classic ballad, for male vocal

©Tom Rainey 2021


Moonlight in Vermont – Blackburn/Suessdorf

Jazz ballad dur: 4.20

Female voc, ten sax solo/Orch. Key: Bb

2222/ 4331 timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

A big, lush arrangement of this famous ballad, popularised by Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra and Sarah Vaughan

Jennine Bailey(voc), Stu Buchanan(sax) Christchurch Symphony Orchestra cond. Ben Northey 2009


My One and Only Love – Wood/Mellin

Jazz ballad dur: 6.00

Ten sax solo/Orch. Key: C

2222/ 4331 timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

An arrangement for Tenor sax with orchestr

©Tom Rainey 2021

Stu Buchanan(sax) Christchurch Symphony Orchestra cond. Ben Northey 2009


Night and Day – Cole Porter

Jazz bossa dur:6.00

Female vocal/ten sax solo/Orch. Key: Bb

2222/ 4231 timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, ten sax, voc

An arrangement for Female vocal, with extended sax solo. Adapted from Jennine Bailey’s track on the album – In the Mood for Love


Nikki – Bacharach/David

Pop Instrumental dur 2.30

Orch. Key: Bb

2121+alt sax / 4231 timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, ke

A lesser-known 60’s era Bacharach instrumental, full of signature Bacharach traits such as meter changes, and staccato trumpet melody. Named after his daughter, who tragically died.

©Tom Rainey 2021

O Come All Ye Faithful – Trad/Wilcocks

Christmas dur 2.50

Voices and Orch. Key: F

2222 / 4331 timp, perc, str, organ, voc

An orchestration of David Wilcock’s classic arrangement.

©Tom Rainey 2021

One Day- Kerrison/Opshop

Pop(NZ) dur 4.15

Male voc & Orch. Key: A

2222/ 4231 timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, voc

An orchestration of the Opshop hit.

©Tom Rainey 2021

One Day I’ll Fly Away – Sample/Jennings

Pop/R&B dur 4.35

Female voc & Orch. Key: D or C

2121/ 3221 timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

Made popular by Randy Crawford.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Ought Be in Love Dobbyn

Pop dur 4.11

Male voc & Orch. Key: C

2121/ 3220 timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

The all time Kiwi favourite.

©Tom Rainey 2021

Panis Angelicus Franck

Classical dur 3:30

Female Voc(sop) & Orch. Key: Gm

2222/ 4331, perc, harp, str, drs, bass, solo piano

© Tom Rainey 2021

Darren Pickering – Piano, CSO 2009


Pavane Faure/Ogerman

Jazz dur 4.15

Jazz piano, Rhy sect & Orch. Key: Gm

2222/ 4331, perc, harp, str, drs, bass, solo piano

From Bill Evans Trio with Symphony Orchestra, 1966

Darren Pickering – Piano, CSO 2009


Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps Farres/arr. Oliver

Latin dur 3.50

Female Vocal, Rhy sect & Orch. Key: Gm

2222/ 4331, perc, harp, str, gtr, drs, bass, piano, voc

Also known as Quizas, made popular by Doris Day and Michael Buble

©Tom Rainey 2021


Porgy(I Loves you) Gershwin

Ballad dur 4.15

Female Vocal, Rhy sect & Orch. Key: F

2222/ 4331, perc, harp, str, gtr, drs, bass, piano, voc

From Porgy and Bess

©Tom Rainey 2021

Whirimako Black, CSO 2009


Promises Promises Bacharach

Pop/Musical dur 3.00

Female Vocal. Key D

Female Vocal, Rhy sect & Orch. Key: D

2222/ 4321, timp, perc, harp, str, gtr, drs, bass, piano, voc

From the musical of the same name

©Tom Rainey 2021


Raindrops Keep Falling Bacharach

Pop dur 3.20

Male Vocal, Rhy sect & Orch. Key: Eb

2222/ 4321, timp, perc, harp, str, gtr, drs, bass, piano, voc

©Tom Rainey 2021


Say I Love You Grant

Pop dur 3.30

Male Vocal, Rhy sect & Orch. Key: D

2222/ 4321, timp, perc, harp, str, gtr, drs, bass, piano, voc

Renee Geyer hit.

©Tom Rainey 2021


Separate Lives Bishop

Pop dur 4.50

Male/Female Vocal duet, Rhy sect & Orch. Key: E

2222/ 4321, timp, perc, harp, str, gtr, drs, bass, piano, voc

As recorded by Phil Collins

©Tom Rainey 2021

CSO, 2011


Shakey Ground Bowen/Hazel/Boyd

Pop dur 5.30

Female Vocal, Rhy sect & Brass. Key: E

0000/ 4321, perc, str, gtr, drs, bass, piano, voc

As recorded by Renee Geyer

©Tom Rainey 2021

CSO, 2011


Sherlock Holmes Arnold/Price

TV Theme dur 5.30

Orch Key: Em

2222/ 4221, perc, timp, str, gtr, drs, bass, piano, voc

Theme from the TV Theme

©Tom Rainey 2021


Silent Night trad

Christmas dur 5.55

Soprano vocal, Orch Key: Em

Instrumental(2 versions)

2222/ 4221, perc, timp, str, gtr, drs, bass, piano, voc

Theme form the TV Theme

©Tom Rainey 2021


Since I Fell for You Johnson

Pop/Soul dur 5.10

Female vocal, Orch Key: Bb

I

2222/ 4331, perc, timp, str, gtr, drs, bass, piano, voc

Whirimako Black(voc), Stu Buchanan(sax), Ben Northey(cond), CSO 2009


Slice of Heaven Dobbyn

Pop dur 5.00

Male vocal, Orch Key: Bb

2121/ 3320, perc, timp, harp, str, gtr, drs, bass, piano, voc

Classic Kiwi hit.

©Tom Rainey 2021


Something So Strong Finn/Froom

Pop dur 4.30

Male vocal, Orch Key: G

2, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 2, 3, 1, timp, perc, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc, BVs

Crowded house hit.

©Tom Rainey 2021


Strangers on the Shore – Bilk

Easy listening dur2.30

Solo Clarinet, Orch Key: Bb

perc, str, harp str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, clarinet

Popularised by jazz clarinetist Acker Bilk in the 1960s

©Tom Rainey 2021


Tenderly – Gross/Lawrence/Plante

Jazz Ballad dur 4.20

Female vocal, Orch Key: 4.20

2, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 2, 3, 1, timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

The jazz ballad, scored for orchestra

Whirimako Black(voc), Scott Taitoko(trom) CSO 2009


That’s what Friends are For – Bacharach/David

Pop Ballad dur 4.00

Female vocal, Orch Key: Eb

2, 1, 2, 1 – 3, 3, 3, timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

The 80’s hit sung by Dionne Warwick, Gladys Knight, Stevie Wonder, and Elton John

©Tom Rainey 2021

From Ali Harper’s album The Look of Love(2020)

http://www.aliharper.co.nz/albums/the-look-of-love/


The A Team – Post

TV Theme dur 2.05

Orch Key: F

2, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 3, 3, 1 timp, perc x3, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys

Theme to the 80s TV show

©Tom Rainey 2021


The Avengers – Dankworth

TV Theme dur 2.15

Orch Key: C

2, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 3, 3, 1 timp, perc x2, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys

Theme to the 80s TV show

©Tom Rainey 2021


The Crown – Zimmer/Balfe/Gregson-Williams

TV Theme dur 1.20

Orch Key: Dm

2, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 3, 3,1 timp, perc x2, harp, str, organ

Theme to the 80s TV show

©Tom Rainey 2021


The Flinstones – Curtin, Barbera, Hanna

TV Theme dur 1.50

Orch Key: Dm

2, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 3, 3, 1 timp, perc x3, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys

Theme to the 80s TV show

©Tom Rainey 2021


The Impossible Dream – Leigh/Darion

Musical dur 2.05

Baritone, Orch Key: A

2, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 3, 3, 1 timp, perc, harp, str, voc

From the Man of La Mancha

©Tom Rainey 2021

Jud Arthur, NZSO 2002


The Look of Love – Bacharach/David

Pop dur 3.05

Female voc, Orch Key: Dm

2, 1, 2, 1 – 3, 3, 3, timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

Dusty Springfield, Dionne Warwick

©Tom Rainey 2021

Ali Harper – The Look of Love

http://www.aliharper.co.nz/albums/the-look-of-love/


The Love Boat – Fox/Williams

TV Theme dur 2.10

Male voc, Orch Key: Bb

2, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 3, 3, 1 timp, perc x2, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voice(male bar)

Theme from the TV show

©Tom Rainey 2021


The Professionals – Johnson

TV Theme dur 1.45

Orch Key: Dm

2, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 3, 3, 1 timp, perc x2, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys

Theme from the TV show

©Tom Rainey 2021


The Simpsons – Elfman

TV Theme dur 1.30

Orch Key: C

2, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 3, 3, 1 timp, perc x3, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, tenor sax

Theme from the TV show

©Tom Rainey 2021


The Story of my Life – Bacharach/David

Pop dur 2.30

Male Vocal, Orch Key: D

2, 1, 2, 1 – 3, 3, 3, timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

50s Bacharach hit, recorded Marty Robbins

©Tom Rainey 2021

The Virginian – Faith

TV Theme dur 1.30

Orch Key: Fm

2, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 3, 3, 1 timp, perc x3, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys

Theme from the 60s TV series

©Tom Rainey 2021


Theme from CHiPS – Parker

TV Theme dur 1.45

Orch Key: Bb

2, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 3, 3, 1 timp, perc x3, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys

Theme from the 70s TV series

©Tom Rainey 2021


Theme from Dallas – Parker

TV Theme dur 2.40

Orch Key: Gm

2, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 3, 3, 1 timp, perc x3, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys

Theme from the 70s TV series

©Tom Rainey 2021


Theme from MASH – Mandel/Altman

TV Theme dur 1.00

Orch Key: C

2, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 3, 3, 1 timp, perc, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys

Theme from the 70s TV series

©Tom Rainey 2021


Theme from S.W.A.T. – De Vorzon

TV Theme dur 2.50

Orch Key: Am

2, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 3, 3, 1 timp, perc x3, str, drs, bass, keys

Theme from the 70s TV series

©Tom Rainey 2021


This Guy’s in Love – Bacharach/David

Pop dur 3:55

Male Vocal, Orch Key: Db

2, 1, 2, 1 – 3, 3, 3, timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

Bacharach hit

©Tom Rainey 2021


Thunderbirds – Gray

TV Theme dur 2:40

Orch Key: Ab

2, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 3, 3, 1 timp, perc x3, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys

Theme from the hit 1960s TV show

©Tom Rainey 2021


To Sir with love – London

Pop dur 3:50

Female Voc, Orch Key: A

2, 1, 2, 1 – 3, 2, 2, 1, timp, perc, harp str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

Hit song from the film, sung by Lulu

©Tom Rainey 2021


Trains & Boats & Planes– Bacharach/David

Pop dur 3:00

Female Vocs, Orch Key: G

2, 1, 2, 1 – 3, 2, 2, 1, timp, perc, harp str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, vocs x2 or 3

Bacharach classic

©Tom Rainey 2021


Twenty-four Hours from Tulsa– Bacharach/David

Pop dur 3:00

Male Voc, Orch Key: G

2, 1, 2, 1 – 3, 2, 2, 1, timp, perc, harp str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, vocs x2 or 3

Bacharach classic, originally sung by Gene Pitney

©Tom Rainey 2021


Walk on By– Bacharach/David

Pop dur 2:50

Female Voc, Orch Key: Am

2, 1, 2, 1 – 3, 3, 3, timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

Bacharach classic, originally sung by Dionne Warwick

©Tom Rainey 2021


We Wish You a Merry Xmas – Inst– Trad

Christmas dur 3.22

Orch Key: A

3, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 3, 3, 1, timp, perc, harp, str

The Christmas classic as an orchestral feature – rousing finale for any programme.

©Tom Rainey 2021


We Wish You a Merry Xmas – Voc– Trad

Christmas dur 1:30

Voc, Orch Key: A

3, 2, 2, 2 – 4, 3, 3, 1, timp, perc, str, organ, voc

The Christmas classic, arranged for vocals and orchestra

©Tom Rainey 2021


Welcome Home– Dobbyn

Pop dur 4:00

Voc, Orch Key: Ab

2, 1, 2, 1 – 3, 3, 2, timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

The Dobbyn hit, arranged for vocal and orchestra

©Tom Rainey 2021


Whaling– Dobbyn

Pop dur 4:10

Voc, Orch Key: C

2, 1, 2, 1 – 3, 3, 2, timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

The Dobbyn hit, arranged for vocal and orchestra

©Tom Rainey 2021


What the World Needs Now – Bacharach/David

Pop dur 3:15

Voc, Orch Key: Db

2, 1, 2, 1 – 3, 3, 3, timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

The Bacharach classic for female vocal

©Tom Rainey 2021


What’s New Pussycat – Bacharach/David

Pop dur 2:15

Voc, Orch Key: D

2, 1, 2, 1 – 3, 3, 3, timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc

The Bacharach classic, originally sung by Tom Jones

©Tom Rainey 2021


Wishin’ and Hopin’ – Bacharach/David

Pop dur 3:00

Voc, Orch Key: C

2, 1, 2, 1 – 3, 2, 2, 1, timp, perc, harp str, drs, gtr, bass, keys, voc, BVs

The Bacharach classic, originally sung by Dusty Springfield

©Tom Rainey 2021


Wives and Lovers – Bacharach/David

Pop dur 5:00

Inst solosists, Orch Key: C

2, 1, 2, 1 – 3, 3, 3, timp, perc, harp, str, drs, gtr, bass, keys

The Bacharach tune, arranged for solo piano and jazz soloists

©Tom Rainey 2021







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