Threepenny Opera Suite by Kurt Weill (1900-1950). Arranged by Karl Kramer. For brass quintet (2 trumpets, french horn, trombone and tuba;). Broadway, Pop, Jazz. Grade 5. Score and set of parts. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.19092).
Featuring four of eight movements from Kurt Weill's jazz-influenced masterpiece of 1928, this concert-quality work for proficient players preserves the inherent darkness of the original. Lead lines are shared by all and some sophisticated interpretation skills will be necessary for a convincing performance. Duration ca. 9:30.