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Dance of the Hours for Woodwind Quintet

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By Amilcare Ponchielli

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Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Woodwind Quintet, Horn in F - Advanced Intermediate - Digital Download
Composed by Amilcare Ponchielli (1834-1886). Arranged by Darrell Goforth. Romantic Period, Opera, General Instructional. Score, Set of Parts. 20 pages. Published by Darrell Goforth (S0.216677).

Item Number: S0.216677

Dance of the Hours
With apologies to Sr. Ponchielli, I present this piece from the opera "La Gioconda".  Originally presented as a ballet to end the third act. this piece has been used in many settings from Disney (Fantasia) to Allan Sherman (Hello Mudda, Hello Fadda).
I present it here for Woodwind Quintet with a few omissions and a new ending to bring us back to a new day.  I hope you enjoy it as much as I do.
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