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Quintet for Wind Instruments in E-flat Major, Op. 88 No. 2

By Anton Reicha

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Chamber Ensemble Woodwind Quintet (Flute, Oboe, Clarinet in B flat, Horn in E flat, Bassoon)
Set of Parts. Composed by Anton Reicha (1770-1836). Edited by Henrik Wiese and Norbert Mullemann. Sheet Music. Paperbound. Henle Music Folios. With additional Horn part in F. Classical. Softcover. 100 pages. G. Henle #HN828. Published by G. Henle (HL.51480828).

Item Number: HL.51480828

ISBN 9790201808284. 9.5x12.25 inches.

Reicha published a total of 24 wind quintets for the “classical” scoring of flute, oboe, clarinet, horn, and bassoon; Op. 88, No. 2 is one of the best-loved and most played. “If it were possible to surpass Haydn in the composition of quartets and quintets, Reicha would have succeeded with these quintets,” thus raved the “Allgemeine Musikalische Zeitung” on a performance of Reicha's quintets, “it seems to me that it is impossible to unite more correctness and clarity with more inventiveness and originality.” This work exudes inspiration and spirit from every note. In addition to the parts, we have also produced a handy study edition of the score.

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