Ancient Aires and Dances by Ottorino Respighi (1879-1936). Arranged by Jerry Brubaker. Concert Band. Concert Band; Masterworks; SmartMusic. Belwin Concert Band. Form: Transcription. 20th Century; Masterwork Arrangement; Romantic. Grade 3. Conductor Score & Parts. 78 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.26746).
Respighi musically embraced what he termed early music. Capturing the noble elegance from the Balleto movement in his Ancient Aires and Dances, Jerry Brubaker has scored this admired work for concert band. This transcription is true to the original yet scored to accommodate the contemporary concert band. A distinctive choice! This title is available through SmartMusic.