First performed in 1922, this staple for the woodwind quintet is both fun to play and to listen to. In this new edition (2001) from Trillenium the parts are thoughtfully laid out with ample cues and intelligent page turns. Piece runs about 20 minutes. Oh, yes - for those of you bassoonists that forgot your low A extension for the last note of the piece, you can also try popping the English Horn bell into your own. Guess you could play it as first space A, but what fun is that! Oboe doubles on ...
Exact transcription of the original string quintet edition, with a few octave changes to help solo instruments stand out and play in their preferred registers. This also makes the canonic effect easier to hear. Clarinet in Bb. Score & parts. -AP
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 021852 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $11.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
London Bridge is a clever novelty piece which takes the famous British folk song for a ride through various keys and time signatures quoting famous classic pieces and folk songs along the way! Fun and audience friendly. -the publisher
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 099427 Grade: Price: $15.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
20th Century: Tonal. Includes four movements: Mini(-mal Cara-)Van; Down and Nerdy; Elegy for Nicole; Wizardry. Third movement was composed in response to the death of Nicole Brown Simpson and O.J. Simpson's trial. The final movement includes familiarclassic tunes, such as "Dies Irae." Composed for two oboes, english horn and two bassoons. Score & parts. -AP
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 065724 Grade: Grade 6 - Advanced Price: $16.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
20th Century. The first of four wind quintets (No.4 a Pulitzer Prize winner), composed in 1959 and includes constant meter changes. Perle is known for composing in his own "12-tone tonality", which is similar to 12-tone technique. Clarinet in Bb. Score & parts. -AP
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 065021 Grade: Grade 6 - Advanced Price: $25.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
A brilliant, hard-driving arrangement of Piazzolla's popular nuevo tango "Song of Liberty" including notated solos for flute, oboe and clarinet. A challenging arrangment by Imani Winds' hornist Jeff Scott; recorded by the Imani Winds. Score & parts.
(score sample pages)
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 064834 Grade: Price: $37.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Piazzolla's haunting and seductive milonga shows off the slow and sultry side of tango, giving all five players a chance to play expressive solos. Arranged by hornist Jeff Scott; recorded by the Imani Winds. Clarinet in Bb. Score & parts.
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 064835 Grade: Grade 5 - Early Advanced Price: $32.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
20th Century: Tango. A challenging arrangement of three tangos from Piazzolla's famous "Tango Suite." Specific accents and rhythms necessary to achieve the tango feel are difficult for five players to put together, but extremely rewarding. Score & parts. Clarinet in Bb, horn in F. -AP
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 071970 Grade: Advanced Price: $45.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Manuel Ponce was one of the most prominent 20th Century Mexican composers, drawing from authentic Latin music in his compositions. Often mistaken for a folk song, Estrellita is a brief Mexican serenade which became a universal favorite after its initial1914 publication. Arranged by Adam Lesnick. Clarinet in Bb. Score & parts.
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 066358 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $13.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
For double reed quintet of 2 oboes, english horn & 2 bassoons (OOEBB). Optional parts included for oboe d'amore (replaces oboe 2) and contrabasoon (to double bassoon 2). Score & parts. (ODEBB or ODEBC).
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20th Century: Neo-Classical. As one of France's "Les Six", Poulenc was influenced by Stravinsky's neo-classical writing, which is evident in this Sextet. The three movements are reminiscent of a Classical Sonata and all of the instruments play equally important parts, including the piano. A standard for any advanced or professional ensemble. Clarinet in Bb. Score & parts. -AP
Category: Woodwind Quintets w/Piano Item: 017418 Grade: Grade 6 - Advanced Price: $33.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
20th Century. A woodwind quintet staple with abrupt key changes and lush melodies. Three movements that require both solid technique and understanding of how Poulenc ties each line to the next. Poulenc began composing this quintet standard in 1932 andproduced a final, revised edition in 1939. This is a corrected edition from 1989. Clarinet in Bb. Individual parts for wind instruments and score for piano. -AP
Category: Woodwind Quintets w/Piano Item: 018032 Grade: Grade 6 - Advanced Price: $24.95 Availability: Ships in 10 to 14 Days
Arrangement for woodwind quintet and narrator, with each instrument/character getting their own introduction at the beginning. Includes original solos from the orchestral edition with reduced parts for the story line. Clarinet in Bb. Parts only. -AP
(flute part sample page)
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 032205 Grade: Grade 5 - Early Advanced Price: $25.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
20th Century. Arrangement for woodwind quintet with narrator, which can either be spoken by members of the quintet or with an additional individual. Well done arrangement that includes all of the original solos for each character and throughout the story line. Version is shortened to 11 minutes from the original 25 minutes. Clarinet parts in A and Bb (arranger prefers A). Score & parts. -AP (score sample pages)
A great program piece reborn! This popular work is transcribed for woodwind quintet, narrator and optional percussion. Oboe doubles on English Horn, and Clarinet is in A. A great addition to the quintet repertoire, it runs 20 minutes.
Category: Woodwind Quintets Item: 043674 Grade: Grade 6 - Advanced Price: $95.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 14 Days
This incredible famous tenor aria has been adapted by many wind soloists. This interchangeable woodwind ensemble allows for a variety of players to set the solo line with a full, lush accompaniment supporting. • PART 1 - Flute, Oboe, Clarinet • PART 2 - Flute, Oboe, Clarinet • PART 3 - Flute, Oboe, Clarinet • PART 4 - Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, F Horn • PART 5 - Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone • PART 6 - Bass Clarine...
A collection of four of the most beloved Puccini melodies. "Quando me'n vo' soletta" ("Musette's Waltz"), the most famous aria from La Boheme, is always a popular request for jobs; "E lucevan le stelle" from Tosca includes the clarinet solo from the opening of the aria and a duet for flute and horn; "Humming Chorus" from Madama Butterfly; "O mio babbino caro" from Gianni Schicchi, one of the most famous arias in all of opera literature, features the oboe and has a challenging bassoon part. Arrang...