Waltz No. 2 (from Suite for Variety Stage Orchestra) by Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975). Arranged by James Curnow. For Concert Band (Score & Parts). G. Schirmer Band/Orchestra. Grade 3. Published by G. Schirmer (HL.50490113).
ISBN 1423493605. 9x12 inches.
Originally scored for symphony orchestra, this suite is notable for the addition of saxophone, accordion and guitar. The appealing second waltz is in a light classical style and is wonderfully adapted for young concert bands in this arrangement by James Curnow. Dur: 3:45 (Grade 3).
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