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Waltz No. 2

(from Suite for Variety Stage Orchestra)

By Dmitri Shostakovich

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Orchestra, String Orchestra (Score & Parts) - Grade 3-4
(from Suite for Variety Stage Orchestra). Composed by Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975). Arranged by Paul Lavender. String Orchestra. Published by G. Schirmer (HL.50489967).

Item Number: HL.50489967

ISBN 1423494490. 9x12 inches.

For Strings, Piano/Celesta and Percussion

Shostakovich's waltz has become an international icon, made popular by artists like Andre Rieu and recently heard prominently in Stanley Kubrick's final film, Eyes Wide Shut. Taken from Shostakovich's Suite for Variety Orchestra, Paul Lavender's skilled adaptation is ideally suited for both serious and light programming.

About 2011 Midwest Clinic Performance Pieces

This title was performed at the 2011 Midwest Clinic, the largest band and choral educational conference in the United States. Over thirty performances are given each year by diverse ensembles of varying levels - elementary school, high school, college, military and more. Each performance title is carefully selected and represents the very best in educational sheet music. The Midwest Clinic aims to raise the standards of music education while supporting teachers and music educators.

CONDUCTOR SCORE (FULL SCORE) 16 pages

PERCUSSION 1 2 pages

PERCUSSION 2 2 pages

PIANO/CELESTE 4 pages

VIOLIN 1 3 pages

VIOLIN 2 3 pages

VIOLA 3 pages

CELLO 3 pages

BASS 2 pages

  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Jacob Litoff
    Location:
    Millis, MA
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • 2012-04-22 00:00:00.0 The Best Waltz ever!

    I'd never heard of this waltz before, but when I was looking for waltzes I stumbled across it, and it was the most beautiful waltz I've heard yet. My friends and students loved it too. They hadn't heard it either. We loved playing this.

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