Pictures at an Exhibition by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky (1839-1881). Arranged by Carrie Lane Gruselle. For string orchestra. Orchestra. FJH String Orchestra. Grade 4. Score and set of parts. Duration 10 minutes, 15 seconds. Published by The FJH Music Company Inc (FJ.ST6175).
Incredible! The symphonic setting of this 19th century masterpiece has been masterfully adapted for string orchestra. The work includes the opening Promenade, The Gnome, The Old Castle, The Tuileries Gardens - Children Quarrelling at Play, The Ballet of t
A masterpiece of 19th-century repertoire, Pictures at an Exhibition was originally written for piano solo and later orchestrated by Maurice Ravel. This arrangement is drawn from the original piano work. The original is a musical depiction of 10 scenes by the architect and artist Victor Hartmann, with a recurring "promenade" representing the viewer's movements among the pictures at the exhibit.
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