Concerto for 2 Trumpets & Quintet composed by Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741). Arranged by Gordon Cherry. For 2 trumpets and brass quintet. Baroque Solo. Advanced. Full score & set of parts. Published by Cherry Classics (CY.CC2124).
Newly transcribed for brass quintet & 2 solo trumpets in the key of Bb or C by Gordon Cherry, principal trombone of the Vancouver Symphony. The entire three movement Concerto features 2 dazzling soprano trumpet parts as soloists. Feature your two star trumpeters as soloists in this exciting work. Parts are as follows: two solo Eb cornets, two Bb cornets, Eb alto horn or Bb flugelhorn, Bb treble clef trombone and/or baritone and/or Euphoniums, Bass clef trombone, Bb treble Eb bass tuba, BBb treble bass tuba & full score. This transcription is very tastefully done with detailed editing of phrasing and dynamics. This work is 10 minutes in length and requires advanced players on the solo parts and players between high intermediate and advanced on the accompaniment parts. Vivaldi's composition is magnificent and will be a favorite on your program.