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Trumpet Sonata

Trumpet Feature

By Henry Purcell

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Trumpet Feature. Composed by Henry Purcell (1659-1695). Arranged by David Marlatt. Brass Ensemble - Quintet; Masterworks; Part(s); Score. Eighth Note Publications. Trumpet feature. Baroque. Duration 00:04:15. Published by Eighth Note Publications (AP.81-BQ25199).

Item Number: AP.81-BQ25199

ISBN 155473083X. Baroque.

Henry Purcell was the first English composer to write multiple works for the trumpet. His orchestral writings are filled with interesting trumpet parts but no work is more famous to trumpeters than this Sonata. The manuscript was discovered in 1950 and has been one of the most frequently performed and recorded pieces in the trumpet repertoire. This edition, in the original key of D, allows for performance on natural or piccolo trumpet which makes this useful for masterclass, recital or natural trumpet demonstrations. For a transposed edition (into B-flat) please order BQ25204.