Firebird Suite (Berceuse and Finale). By Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971). Arranged by Robert Longfield. Concert band. Heritage of the March Series. Audio recording available separately (items CL.WFR185 & CL.WFR320). Transcription. Grade 4. Score and set of parts. Composed 1998. Duration 6 minutes, 12 seconds. Published by C.L. Barnhouse (CL.012-2919-00).
An incredible transcription of two movements from Stravinsky's mastwork. Not easy but well worth the effort, Longfield's arrangement captures the essence of this dynamic work and allows you to expose you students to this brillant music.