Level: Medium
Time: 7:30

Ottorino Respighi’s “The Pines of Rome” provides the foundation of this show that depicts the birth of the Roman Empire. Katy Perry’s “Rise” creates a haunting ballad and original music completes the score. Full percussion book by Logan Sharpe available.


  • Rise of the Gladiator - Chris Creswell
  • Rise - Katy Perry
  • The Pines of Rome - Ottorino Respighi

About Chris Creswell

Chris Crewsell

Chris Creswell is an accomplished trombonist, composer, visual designer and educator currently living in his hometown of Jacksonville, FL. Chris has enjoyed the privilege of performing and recording with many of today’s top pop and jazz artist including Mariah Carey, John Pizzarelli, Maceo Parker, Tom Kubis, Arturo Sandoval, and many more. Learn More...

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