Intermezzo (from Cavalleria Rusticana) composed by Pietro Mascagni (1863-1945). Arranged by David Marlatt. For Brass Quintet. Brass Ensemble - Quintet; Masterworks; Part(s); Score. Eighth Note Publications. 20th Century. Duration 00:02:25. Published by Eighth Note Publications (AP.81-BQ2072).
This elegant intermezzo is the most famous part of this opera. It opens quietly, builds, then ends how it began. Melody is in the trumpets and horn and no parts are too difficult or taxing. This beautiful melody is a great slow work for a concert or ceremony.