Italian Symphony (First Movement) composed by Felix Bartholdy Mendelssohn (1809-1847). Arranged by Rick England. Orchestra. Masterworks; SmartMusic; String Orchestra. Highland String Orchestra. Form: Transcription. Masterwork Arrangement; Romantic. Grade 3.5. Conductor Score & Parts. 124 pages. Published by Highland/Etling (AP.29738).
The bright, sunny disposition of Italy is evident in this arrangement of the first movement of Mendelssohnâ€™s Symphony No. 4, "Italian." Mendelssohn was a master of writing for string orchestra and this arrangement presents the major themes of the first movement in an edited version sure to keep the interest of you intermediate or advanced high school orchestra. (3:45) This title is available in SmartMusic.