Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 1 for 10-part Brass Ensemble
10-part brass ensemble - advanced
Composed by Ottorino Respighi (1879-1936). Arranged by James Haynor. Neo-Baroque. Score and parts. Published by Cherry Classics (CY.CC2579).
Item Number: CY.CC2579
The Ancient Airs and Dances Suite arranged by James Haynor for 10-part Brass Ensemble was put together by Respighi as a piano transcription in 1917 and is based on a Renaissance collection of lute pieces by Molinaro, Galilei (father of the famous Galileo) and other anonymous composers from that era.
The six movements are titled:
1. Il Conte Orlando
This 18-20 minute work is appropriate for advanced performers.