Festive Overture, Op. 96 composed by Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975). Arranged by Donald Hunsberger. For Concert Band. Hal Leonard Concert Band Series. Grade 4.. Hal Leonard #UB00014. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.127014).
Donald Hunsberger's classic edition of this Shostakovich masterpiece has already established itself as a staple in the repertoire for wind bands. This exciting and masterful work is a wonderful way to showcase a mature band.
Recorded by the United States Marine Band – Jack T. Kline, conductor. Interlochen Bowl, National Music Camp 1978.