Habanera (From 'Carmen'). Composed by Georges Bizet (1838-1875). Arranged by James Christensen. For woodwind quintet (flute, oboe, Bb clarinet, french horn and bassoon). Grade 3.5. Score and set of parts. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.16880).
In print for over 40 years, this popular version of the famous Carmen theme assigns the rhythmic ostinato to bassoon while the remaining parts share melodic material. To achieve optimum success, all articulations and dynamics must be carefully observed. Duration 1:05.