Walls final box 2 (1).png

The Very Hungry Caterpillar


Competitive Field Marching Show

"The Very Hungry Caterpillar" is an artistic storytelling of the caterpillar's journey from birth to full transformation to its ultimate destination: a beautiful butterfly! This achievable show unfolds in 3 parts that explore the journey of the caterpillar, titled "Discover, Hidden, and Emerge". This show 


fantastic musical production from our Grade 1 Young Band Series. This simple concept is easy for younger students to understand and portray but still accomplishes effective audience engagement. It features two soloists throughout the show; a great opportunity for you to showcase your outstanding students!

"The Very Hungry Caterpillar" is part of Jonathan Martin Music's "Grade 1 Series" which has many great features including solos transcribed for each instrument, minimized pit percussion parts with optional synth, and bass line doublings in the Electric Bass. For a complete list of our Grade 1 Series Shows, click here.

Delivery of all marching band shows are made via PDF download to the email provided at checkout.


Full Score 

(Winds & Percussion)



JWPepper Price:

Site Price:

Preview Score Below:
Walls: Part 1Jonathan Martin Music
00:00 / 02:29
Movement 1 Score Preview
Walls: Part 2Jonathan Martin Music
00:00 / 01:04
Movement 2 Score Preview
Walls: Part 3Jonathan Martin Music
00:00 / 01:53
Movement 3 Score Preview
Movement 2 Score Preview
Movement 3 Score Preview

Product Description

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Grade 1

Designed and composed by Jonathan T. Martin.

PLEASE NOTE: Item will be delivered via PDF download link to customer email address on order. The customer will also receive a link to a folder that contains all digital sound effects. The shows are typically available for immediate delivery from the publisher. A contact name and email address are required when placing the order.

Availability Info:

This show is currently still in the final draft phases. We are working very hard to add resources for your group to our marching catalog for Fall 2022. You can pre-order the show today for the Fall Season or subscribe to our e-blast for updates when the show is ready to be shipped out!

Pricing Includes:

  • Unlimited copies of scores and parts

  • Video Recording Rights

  • Full Score (Winds & Percussion)

Customization of any show can be purchased for an additional fee of $50/hour. Cost can be added onto your show purchase or contact us to add customization after your initial show purchase.

Customization Can Include:

  • Changing Solos

  • Reducing Number of Parts

  • Adding or Changing "Doublings"

  • Simplifying or "beefing up" any parts

  • Cuts of written material


Q: Can I pay with a purchase order?

A: Yes. Fill out the "Request Invoice" form at the top of this page. Input all necessary information, including your P.O. number and we will invoice you. Orders placed with a purchase order number will be delivered immediately after P.O. number is received!

Q: Can I order more than one product/show at a time?

A: Yes! With our current check-out system however, we must manually invoice all custom orders. Invoices can be paid for with a P.O. number or a debit/credit card. Please contact us for a specialized invoice and we would be happy to help you.

Q: Can I pay my invoice with a credit/debit card?

A: Yes. Invoices may be paid with any major credit/debit cards as well as a check. 

Q: Can I get printed originals of my music purchase?

A: Yes. We are proud to offer high quality, professionally printed, scores and parts for our clients for an additional fee of $20. Please choose "Printed Score & Parts Add-on" on the "Request Invoice" form. Currently we do not have a way to add score prints to the direct checkout. This must be added during the invoice process. Thank you for your understanding.

Show Images created with Pyware 3D