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Writing Brass Solos for Drum Corps

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How does one notate solos in a drum corps hornline score? Are they written on the same staff as the overall part (i.e. a solo played by a member of the trumpet 1 section would be on the trumpet 1 staff, marked "solo") or are they written separately?

 

Edit: Sorry if this is in the wrong forum, I couldn't find an arranging/writing forum and this seemed like the closest thing to the right place.

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It depends on the number of bars and if there are accompanying parts that are the same instrumentation.

For the most part: written separately, especially if it's a long solo and/or if you have the similar instruments playing in the background.

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