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LIVI' ON A PRAYER

HAL LEONARD CONTEMPORANY Words and Music by JON BON JOVI,


MARCHING BAND SERIES RICHIE SAMBORA and DESMOND CHILD
Arranged by PAUL MURTHA

Driving Rock(q = 120) w w w w


b b4 J
Flute/Piccolo & b b 4
mf f mf

b 4 div. a3 w w
Bb Clarinet &b 4 bw
w
w w
w w
w bw
w
w
J
mf f mf
div.
Eb Alto Sax.
4
&b 4 w
w w
w w
w w
w
J
mf f mf
b 4 w
& b 4
Bb Tenor Sax. bw w bw
J mf
mf f

bb 4 w w w w
1st Bb Trumpet & 4 J
mf f mf

2nd + 3rd b 4
bw w w
w bw
Bb Trumpet &b 4 w w
J
w
mf f mf

b 4 w
& b b 4
F Horn w w w
J mf
mf f

? b b 4 bw
w w
w w
w bw
w
Trombone bb4 J
mf f mf

? bb b 4
Baritone b4
f

?b 4
b bb 4

Tuba

f

Bells
b b4 w w w w
Xilfono & b b 4 J
mf f mf
> ^ Ride Cym ^
/
4 j
Caja 4
fp f
Hold for S.D. (part for extra players)
/
4 ~ ~ ~ ~
Platillos 4
f
^ ^ j ^ ^ j
4 j j j j
Quads / 4 j
fp f
^ j (4)
Bass Drum /
4
4
fp f
Tamb.
> > (4)
/
4
Percusin 4 f
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Livin' On a Prayer - 1 All Rights Reserved Used by Permision.
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bb J J
Fl./Picc. & b b
f mf
div.

b w
&b ww
Cl.
J J
f mf

w
A. Sax. &b w
J

f

b w
& b w
T. Sax.
J
f

bb w w
1st Tpt. & J J
f mf
a2
2nd + 3rd b w
&b w w
w


J
Tpt. J
f mf

b

& b b w
Hn.
J
f

? b b w
w w
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Tbn. bb J
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Bar.
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?b
Tba. b bb
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+Xylo.-a2
bb w
Xil. & b b J
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^ ^ ^ ^
Caja / j j j j
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Plat. / ~ ~ ~
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^ ^ ^
j j j
Quads /
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j j j
B. D. /

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(8)
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Perc. /
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div.
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bb w
Fl./Picc. & b b J J
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div.
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Cl. & bb 3
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div.
A. Sax. &b w
w w
w w
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b w
& b
T. Sax. bw w
J
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1st Tpt. & w

b 3 j j
2nd + 3rd
Tpt. &b w

b w
& b b
Hn. w w
J
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bw
w w w
Tbn. bb J
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Bar.
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Tba. b bb

(-Xylo.) Xylo.
bb w w w
Xil. & b b J
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(4)
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Caja / j

Plat. / ~ ~ ~ ~

(4) j ^j
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Quads /

(4) (8)
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B. D. /

(4) (8)
> >
Perc. /

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Fl./Picc. & b b

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Cl. &

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& b
T. Sax. J

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1st Tpt. & J
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2nd + 3rd
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Tpt.
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& b b
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Tbn. bb J
J J

3
Bar.
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b J J

?b
Tba. b bb

bb b
Xil. & b

(4)
Caja /

Plat. / ~ ~ ~

(4) j
Quads /

(4)
B. D. /

(4)
Perc. /

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bb J J J
Fl./Picc. & b b
J J J
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Cl. &b J J J J J
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. - .
A. Sax. &b J J J J J J
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b J
T. Sax. & b J J
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bb
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1st Tpt. & J J J J
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2nd + 3rd
Tpt. & b J J J J
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Plat. / ~ ~ ~
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(8)
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A. Sax. &b b w
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T. Sax. & b w
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1st Tpt. & b
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2nd + 3rd
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Fl./Picc. & b b
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Cl. &b J J J J

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A. Sax. &b J J ~~~~~~

b > >
& b
T. Sax. J
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b b > > b

1st Tpt. & b
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2nd + 3rd
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Tpt. J J

b b> > b
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& b b

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Quads /

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B. D. /

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bb J J J
Fl./Picc. & b b

b b > > b
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Cl. &b J J J

div.
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A. Sax. &b J J
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T. Sax. & b J
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1st Tpt. & b
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2nd + 3rd
Tpt. &b J
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Fl./Picc. & b b
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b . J 3 3 3 > > > ^ n n 44
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& b ~~ ~~ w
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A. Sax. 4
fp f fp f
3
b > >
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w 3 > > > ^ n n 44
T. Sax. & b
> J 4
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b . J 3 3 3 > > > ^ n n 44
1st Tpt. & b J 4
mf f f
a2 3
b . J 3 3 3 > > > ^ n n 44
2nd + 3rd
Tpt. &b J 4
mf f f
3
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Hn. & b b j #w 4 4
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Perc. / 43 4
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b4
Fl./Picc. & b 4
J J
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Cl.
4
& 4
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A. Sax. & 4 <n> n
J J
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4 w
T. Sax. & 4 J J
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1st Tpt. & 4
J J
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2nd + 3rd
Tpt. & 4 b
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J

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w b> > b

Hn. & b 4 J J
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? b4 <n>w
<n>
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Tbn. b4 J J
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Xil. & b 4
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Opt. Repeat.
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bb J
Fl./Picc. &
J J J

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J J J J
Cl. &

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# ~ n> n n
A. Sax. & ~~~~~~ J J

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T. Sax. & J J J J

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1st Tpt. & J J

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2nd + 3rd b
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Hn. & b ~~~~~~ J J

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b > > >
b J J J
Fl./Picc. & b

b > > b
b > > >
J J J
Cl. &
div.
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A. Sax. & J J J J

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T. Sax. &

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1st Tpt. &
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2nd + 3rd b
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& b
Hn. J J J J

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b
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T. Sax. & w
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2nd + 3rd
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