Pie Jesu (from Requiem). Composed by Gabriel Faure (1845-1924). Arranged by Forbes. For baritone horn-tuba quartet (2 baritone horns and 2 tubas). Grade 4. Score and set of parts. Duration ca. 3 minutes. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.18111).
This famous aria from Gabriel Faure's Requiem becomes even more beautiful in this setting for low brasses as the naturally rich, dark overtones of these horns bring added depth and dimension to its poignant lines. Playing with good expression, balance, blend and breath control are essential for a successful performance. Duration ca. 3:00.