Concerto for Horn and Band
Concert band - Grade 4
Horn And Band. Composed by S. Mercadente. Arranged by Willy Hautvast. Little Solo concerts/French Horn Solo and Band/Arrangements of Classical Compositions/Solo Concerts. Solo and Band Series. Recorded on New Compositions for Concertband 3 (ML.311015720). Full set. Duration 6 minutes, 50 seconds. Published by Molenaar Edition (ML.012025070).
Item Number: ML.012025070
The Italian composer Saverio Mercadante lived from 1795 up to 1870. Beside some 60(!) operas he wrote a number of concerti such as this Concerto for Horn, here in a skillfull arrangement for band by Willy Hautvast. Mercadante greatly influenced the music of his compatriot Verdi.