20th Century. American composer. Commissioned by the International Trumpet Guild. Movements entitled: Theme and Variations; Andante, liberamente; Allegro Spumante. The theme of the first movement is based on Agnus Dei which is notated below the first 5 notes of the trumpet part. Variation one is a syncopated scherzo. Next is a flowing/expressive lento. Final variation is marked Andante moderato with varied rhythmic and metrical elements that create a free-sounding solo line that is intricat...
20th Century. Prelude makes use of rich chords and interweaving lyrical melodic lines passed between the trumpet and piano. Allegro alternates between a lively syncopated melody and smooth flowing longer phrases at the same tempo. Sixteenth note ascending chromatic runs are slurred. Final Allegro (quarter note = 152) features a driving, syncopated motive in the upper register and continues to an exciting finish. Range (on Bb part) is from Bb below the staff to high B above. Solo parts in Bb ...
Romantic. Bel Canto aria extracted from the first act of the opera. Sung by Norina (soprano) sings this florid love song "With just one glance she pierced him." The recitative is slow and lush, and the aria a peppy Allegretto with lots of acrobatics.
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20th Century. Simple quarter-note choral in the piano accompaniment provides a subtle yet effective backdrop to the striking chromatic melodies of the trumpet soloist. Rhythmic and fingering challenges are intermediate, but octave slurs are frequent and long phrases require endurance and musical maturity. A Range (on Bb part) is from first line E to A above the staff. -pc
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Romantic Period. Piano provides a rhythmic ostinato of eighth and sixteenth notes under the sustained melodies of the soloist. Dynamic markings create an undulating feeling as the performer crescendos while the melodic line ascends, and decrescendos whenheaded back downward. Range from Low Bb below the staff to High Bb above. -pc (sample pages)
Elgar composed Salut d'Amour, Op. 12 in 1888 while he was romantically involved with Caroline Alice Roberts (he dedicated to her). It's original title was Liebesgruss (Love's Greeting). It wasn't until the present title was used at the suggestion of his publisher that the work took off in popularity. It is one of Elgar's best-known works and has inspired numerous arrangements for widely varying instrumental combinations.
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