Welcome to the home of AuOrchestrations, a service run by composer and bandleader Callum Au. AuOrchestrations offers a range of services to fit your needs as a band director or MD: from high quality record transcriptions to original arrangements and compositions customised to fit your ensemble.
In the past, Callum has written or arranged music for, among others, the BBC Big Band, the RTE Concert Orchestra, Jamie Cullum, the Metropole Orchestra, and the Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Orchestra. He has also written the majority of the library for his own big band, the Callum Au Big Band.
Callum has also arranged music for many educational and training orchestras, including the National Youth Jazz Orchestra, the LCM Contemporary Jazz Orchestra, the Royal College of Music Big Band, the Lancashire Youth Jazz Orchestra, and the Oxford University Big Band.
You can view the latest catalogue of Callum’s Big Band arrangements and transcriptions here.
Below is a sample of one of Callum’s transcriptions – original arrangement by Nelson Riddle. You can listen to the original track below.