World's Largest Sheet Music Selection

20076670
20076670
20076670

Jules Demersseman : Ave Maria for medium voice, alto saxophone and piano

By Jules Demersseman

Be the first! Write a Review
http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/jules-demersseman-ave-maria-for-medium-voice-alto-saxophone-and-piano-digital-sheet-music/20076670?aff_id=175705

Piano, Alto Sax, Voice - Intermediate
Composed by Jules Demersseman. Arranged by Paul Wehage. Romantic Period, Christian, Wedding, Funeral. Score, Set of Parts. 15 pages. Published by Musik Fabrik (S0.63267).

Item Number: S0.63267

Jules Demersseman was born on January 9, 1833 in Hondschoote, a small town in the north of Francenow near the border of Belgium. He entered the Paris Conservatory in 1844 in the class of Jean-LouisTulou and won a first prize in flute in 1845. Demersseman had a career as a pedogogue and soloist, oftenperforming his own compositions. A close friend of Adolphe Sax, he wrote some of the first works everwritten for the saxophone, as well as for the saxhorn and for Sax‘s valved trombone, most of which werepublished by Sax himself.. Demersseman died in Paris on December 1, 1866 at the age of 33.Two versions of this work were published by the Adolphe Sax puublishing company: a version for voice andorgan and a version for voice with Alto Saxophone, Sax Valved Trombone and Bass Saxhorn, an interesting combinationwhich is perhaps not as easy to find as it was in Sax's showroom, where the piece was likely performed to show the qualitiesof Sax's instruments. These versions are also published by Musik Fabrik in seperate editions.This current version was arranged using the first edition of the trio version as its source, and the saxophone and voice parts remainessentially as in the original, with some editorial dynamic changes. The two part texture of the remaining voices has been augmentedto allow for a fuller sound. The endings of several phrases have been extended to provide a more logical musical development.

About SMP Press

This product was created by a member of SMP Press, our global community of independent composers, arrangers, and songwriters. Our independent musicians have created unique compositions and arrangements for the Sheet Music Plus community, many of which are not available anywhere else.

Click here to see more titles from these independent creators and to learn more about SMP Press.

Please note this product may not be eligible for all sales, promotions or coupons offered through Sheet Music Plus - please check promotional details for specifics.

About Digital Downloads

Digital Downloads are downloadable sheet music files that can be viewed directly on your computer, tablet or mobile device. Once you download your digital sheet music, you can view and print it at home, school, or anywhere you want to make music, and you don’t have to be connected to the internet. Just purchase, download and play!

PLEASE NOTE: Your Digital Download will have a watermark at the bottom of each page that will include your name, purchase date and number of copies purchased. You are only authorized to print the number of copies that you have purchased. You may not digitally distribute or print more copies than purchased for use (i.e., you may not print or digitally distribute individual copies to friends or students).

Close X

I am a music teacher.