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Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 1 for 10-part Brass Ensemble

By Ottorino Respighi

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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
2. Villanella
3. Gagliarda
4. Italiana
5. Siciliana
6. Passacaglia

This 18-20 minute work is appropriate for advanced performers.