Symphony No. 2 (2nd Movement) by Gustav Mahler (1860-1911). Arranged by Bob Lipton. Orchestra. Masterworks; Part(s); Score; String Orchestra. Highland String Orchestra. Form: Transcription. Masterwork Arrangement; Romantic. Grade 3.5. 124 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.33734).
You can hear the genius of Mahlerâ€™s string writing in this accessible arrangement of the second movement of his "Resurrection" symphony. Staying true to the original orchestration, your students will have a chance to soar with the romanticism of the main theme and dance with the charm of the pizzicato section. Mahler called this movement a remembrance of happy times. Your students will create happy memories playing the music of this revered master.