Welcome to the official website of composer Erik Morales!
• May 15, 2023: Sales of hard copies are suspended until Monday, May 22. However you can still order instant download PDFs of everything here.
• February 12, 2023: All hard copy sales are now back online and available for purchase. Thanks for your patience!
• March 5, 2022: Hard copies now available for “The North Star Suite”. Get your copy HERE!
• Febrary 28, 2022: HAPPY MARDI GRAS! Sales of hard copies are suspended until Thursday, March 3rd due to the Mardi Gras holiday. However you can still order instant download PDFs of everything here.
• February 7, 2022: New! “SEVEN for FIVE” by Erik Morales for five B-flat Trumpets. Click here to check it out!
• December 1, 2021: Hard copy sales are back online starting today.
• November 24, 2021: Hard copy sales temporarily suspended until December 1, 2021. You can still purchase PDF instant downloads of everything HERE. Thanks for your patience!
• November 8, 2021: Now available: “The North Star Suite” as performed by Matthias Höfs & Ensemble on their new album “Festive Trumpets for Christmas”. The PDF version is available now. Hard copies will be available in a few days. Click here to check it out!
• July 1, 2021: Sales of hard copies to destinations outside of the USA from our web store have been discontinued. International customers can still purchase PDF downloads HERE.
• May 28, 2021: Hard copy sales temporarily suspended. We are transitioning to a new on-demand machine. You can still purchase PDF instant downloads of everything HERE. Hard copies should be available again within 14 days of this post. Thanks for your patience!
• November 26, 2020: I’ve received many requests to send PDF files of my pieces – especially from countries other than the USA. Now you have the option to purchase PDFs for all of my pieces and avoid the shipping charges all together! CHECK THEM OUT HERE – CLICK ON “INSTANT PDF DOWNLOADS”. Of course, you still can buy the hard copies too!
• July 10, 2020 New Video: “Celestial Dance” as performed by the commissioning group Bach Artists Japan “Takumi”:
• June 6, 2020 New Release: “ÉTUDES Volume 1”. Fifteen short studies for Trumpet dedicated to educators and musicians who’ve had a positive impact on my musical growth. Also available as a BlackBinder app download.
• New videos: “Conquest” and “Conquest REMIX!” The REMIX! version’s backing track is included as a download when you purchase the sheet music. International Trumpet Collaborative 2020 starring: Rich Stoelzel (Canada), José Cháfer (Spain), Manu Mellaerts (Belgium), Fabrizio Nasetti (Italy), Sławomir Cichor (Poland) and Matthias Kamps (Germany):
• Check out my newest collaborative video: “Crystal Spheres”, starring Allen Vizzutti, José Sibaja, Vince DiMartino, Matthias Kamps, Rich Stoelzel, Terry Everson, José Chafer and Fabrizio Nasetti:
• Please subscribe to my YouTube channel to view full scores and sound demos. CLICK HERE! New score videos will be posted every week. Thanks!
• NEW RELEASE! April 1, 2020. “ANCIENT CITY” for Brass Ensemble (4 Bb or C Trumpets, 3 French Horns, 3 Trombones, 1 Bass Trombone and Tuba) (~14 minutes) commissioned by University of Music and Performing Arts, Stuttgart, Germany, Prof. Wolfgang Bauer, Prof. Christian Lampert, Prof. Henning Wiegräb, Prof. Stefan Heimann. CLICK HERE FOR PRODUCT PAGE!
• NEW RELEASE! January 17, 2020, “THROUGH SPACE AND TIME” for 4 B-flat Trumpets and 4 Flugelhorns (~5 minutes) commissioned by the students of trumpet master Hiroaki Hayasaka from Kyoto, Japan. CLICK HERE FOR PRODUCT PAGE!
• NEW RELEASE! June 10, 2019. “CELESTIAL DANCE” for 5 B-flat Trumpets is a short fanfare (2’40”) commissioned by Bach Artists Japan, Takumi Trumpet Ensemble. CLICK HERE FOR PRODUCT PAGE!
• Blackbinder implementation begins! Blackbinder versions of Concerto, Concerto for Two Trumpets and Passion Dance are now included with your hard-copy purchases of those pieces. Blackbinder is the most advanced automatic-scrolling sheet music app on the planet. Download it for free at the Apple App Store today and try it out.
• Congratulations to the Greater Dallas Youth Trumpet Ensemble for winning the inaugural 2019 NTC Pre-College Trumpet Ensemble Division with a great performance of “Cityscapes”. Check it out on YouTube: https://youtu.be/oJCnZB0crpo
• Just wanted to let you all know that I’m currently working on a bunch of new pieces! I just completed a new trumpet quintet for “Takumi” trumpet ensemble from Japan entitled “Celestial Dance”. That piece will be premiered and released in May 2019. I’ve also composed a 14 minute work for Stuttgart City Brass entitled “Ancient City” which will be released in January 2020. And, as usual, FJH Publishing will be releasing a new concert band work as well. Stay tuned for more updates coming…
• The trumpet ensemble from the University of Music Würzburg (Germany) has recorded “Infinite Ascent”. Check it out on YouTube: https://youtu.be/S22ipwqYr8M
Instant PDF Downloads
As a result of many requests, especially for those countries outside of the United States, you can now get all titles as instant PDF downloads! Now you can get your music instantly and avoid the expensive shipping charges. Simply order as normal and be sure you're piece is under the PDF category. Upon a successful checkout you'll get access to download all your PDF files.