This collaborative work by Christina Huss and R. Alan Carter is offered in the same spirit of unity in which the piece is inspired. Perfect for patriotic concerts, Anthem of Freedom is a wonderful tribute with beautiful writing for all sections of the ensemble.
This free download includes two click track recordings, one with a click over the live recording and one with the click track only for at home practice or in class rehearsal.
|Dimensions||12 × 9 × 2.5 in|
About R. Alan Carter
R. Alan Carter is a retired band director of 31 years who spent much of his career with middle school bands. He is now an adjudicator and music consultant throughout the south. Carter is a charter member of the “Azalea Winds” Classic Community Band and serves on the board. He also enjoys the title Minister of Music at Faith Baptist Church in Valdosta, GA.
About Christina Huss
With a career spanning 35+ years in American music education, Christina M. Huss has taught and conducted bands at both the middle school and high school level, most recently as Director of Bands at Valdosta Middle School, where she retired in 2016. Throughout her career, Ms. Huss’ bands have performed in multiple venues throughout the Southeastern United States and have consistently received superior ratings in various state and regional events.
Ms. Huss has served in a variety of roles in state music affiliations, and has enjoyed several honors and awards, including Teacher of the Year and STAR Teacher, during her 28-year tenure at Brooks County High School in Quitman, GA. Since retiring, Christina enjoys composing music for band, and continues to teach band part-time at Berrien Middle School in Nashville, GA.
A native of Georgia, Ms. Huss is a founding co-director and conductor of the Azalea Winds Community Band based in Valdosta, GA, where she continues to perform and serve as an adjudicator, guest conductor, and clinician.