Concert Band - Grade 5
From Symphonia Serena. Composed by Paul Hindemith (1895-1963). Arranged by Juan Vicente Mas Quiles. Arrangements of Classical Compositions. Classic Arrangement. Recorded on Molenaar Band Series No. 20 (ML.310020630). Full set. Duration 4 minutes, 50 seconds. Molenaar Edition #011680100. Published by Molenaar Edition (ML.011680100).
Item Number: ML.011680100
Paul Hindemith received his musical education from his ninth year and in 1909 he began his studies of composition and violin in Frankfurt. At twenty he becane concertmaster of the local opera orchestra. Apart from that he was member of various chambermusic endembles. Hindemith has always been sympathetic towards the amateur-musician. He wrote a couple of works for windband. In 1946 he wrote "Symphonia Serena". From this symphony Mr. Juan Vte Mas Quiles arranged the "Geschwindmars" for windband.