Festmusik der Stadt Wien

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Composer Strauss, Richard
Arranger Bosveld, Jan
Instumentation Concert Band
Grade 3
Duration

2:30

Genre Classical Transcriptions/ Fanfare
Series

Included Parts

Piccolo
Flutes
Oboes
Bassoons
Eb Clarinet
Bb Solo Clarinet 1
Bb Clarinet 1
Bb Clarinet 2
Bb Clarinet 3
Bb Bass Clarinet
Eb Alto Saxophones
Bb Tenor Saxophone
Eb Baritone Saxophone
F Horn 1-2
F Horn 3-4
Bb Trumpet 1
Bb Trumpet 2-3
Trombone 1
Trombone 2
Trombone 3
Euphonium
Tuba
String Bass
Timpani
Percussion 1
Percussion 2

(Additional parts for Europe)

Format

DIN A4

Article

SMP-10-0151

Description

German composer and conductor Richard Strauss was noted for his symphonic works, including Don Juan, Till Eulenspiegel, Also Sprach Zarathurstra, and his opera Der Rosenkavalier. He completed the Festmusik der Stadt Wien on January 14, 1943, while wintering in Vienna (Wien). The leader of the Trompetenkorps der Stadt Wien asked him to compose a work for them. This stellar group included 22 members of the brass sections, along with percussion of the Vienna Philharmonic, the Vienna Symphony, and the Volksoper Orchestra.

German composer and conductor Richard Strauss was noted for his symphonic works, including Don Juan, Till Eulenspiegel, Also Sprach Zarathurstra, and his opera Der Rosenkavalier. He completed the Festmusik der Stadt Wien on January 14, 1943, while wintering in Vienna (Wien). The leader of the Trompetenkorps der Stadt Wien asked him to compose a work for them. This stellar group included 22 members of the brass sections, along with percussion of the Vienna Philharmonic, the Vienna Symphony, and the Volksoper Orchestra.