Italian Polka by Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943). Arranged by Elena Roussanova Lucas. Concert Band. Concert Band; Masterworks; SmartMusic. Belwin Concert Band. 20th Century; Masterwork Arrangement; Romantic. Grade 3. Conductor Score & Parts. 106 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.26755).
Contrary to his reputation for dark, massive chords, this Rachmaninoff work is as light and bouncy as the title suggests. Scored by Elena Roussanova Lucas, this work is exuberant and festive. With careful attention to nuance youâ€™ll find simplicity and virtuosity, as well as fantasy and humor. A truly charming work! This title is available through SmartMusic.