In Stock. This is the ultimate tenor aria and what better instrument to give the solo to then the trombone. A trombone feature from the opening, this piece is ideal to show off the trombone in the quintet. The original key has been lowered to reduce any range extremes and to make this great piece approachable by more ensembles.
This makes a terrific opener for a concert or recital. Purcell's music always works well for brass and this prelude is no exception. There is interesting melodic material throughout this arrangement and all parts are interesting but not too difficult.
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In Stock. The Fairy Queen is one of Henry Purcell's semi-operas which was derived from Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. The Symphony is an all-instrumental work which opens Act IV of the opera. It was originally written for two trumpets, timpani...