20th Century. Swedish composer Jan Sandstrom's beautiful love hymn arranged here for trombone & string quartet (2 violins, viola, cello). In the original key of B flat (solo starts on middle F). Score & parts. Duration is 4:25 minutes. -cdp
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For soprano voice, trumpet (in D) & basso continuo, with optional cello. Arias included in the set are Si Suoni la Tromba; In Terra la Guerra; Con Voce Festiva; Rompe Sprezza; Si Riscaldi il Tebro; Mio Tesoro; Faro la Vendetta. Set includes 2 scores, trumpet part and cello part. Brass Press edition.
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21st Century (2015). For oboe, violin, viola & cello. Schickele attended a ballet built around the music of Bach and emerged with a head full of musical ideas. The result is a five-movement quartet for an ensemble, he points out, that is more in line with Mozart than Bach. Schickele describes the conception and content of the Oboe Quartet in the notes provided. For advanced performers. -the publisher
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For clarinet, cello & piano. Inspired by his son's cello lessons while studying composition at Bard College, Peter Schickele's Autumn Trio consists of three movements: "Mosaic," "Intermezzo" and "Tarantella (La vache qui rit)." The playful finale is based on the image of a dancing cow, laughing and flinging herself around the pasture. For advanced players.
Joy to the World, Especially Out-of-Work Musicians. Suite for Six Gig-impaired Instruments: Piccolo, English Horn, Eb Clarinet, Baritone Saxophone, Contrabassoon, Gong (also Wind Chimes). Peter Schickele considers the least employed among musicians, those who play the lesser-called-for instruments listed above. In his desire to put these good instruments to profitable use, he has arranged four well-known Christmas melodies for just this combination of players, in hopes that they will findsuitabl...
21st Century (2011). For solo trumpet & string quartet (2 violins, viola, cello). Balance and tone color were inspiring factors as Peter Schickele composed Music for Judy for the uncommon combination of trumpet and string quartet. The inventive use of various mutes is one of many ways the composer provides a fun freshness as we hear the four movements titled: Aubade, Crazy Quilt, Intermezzo, and Polka. (For the final Polka, the composer revisits his famous Polka from Hornsmoke, but in a challengi...
Schocker's Sextet was written for and dedicated to Jenny Cline (flute) and the Monmouth Winds, who premiered the work in 2014. The Sextet, Cline writes, "sounds at times delicate and intimate and at other times almost orchestral." A March 2015 performance by Monmouth Winds is available on YouTube. The five elemental movements are 1. Earth, 2. Fire, 3. Wind, 4. Water, and 5. Ether, In Memory. For advanced performers. -the publisher
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21st Century. Written for Los Angeles-area players Ryan and Maria Ramey, Gary Schocker's new trio for flute, horn and piano is a lovely, expressive piece echoing the waves of the ocean; "water music" for contemporary times. For advanced players.
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