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Italian Symphony (First Movement)

By Felix Bartholdy Mendelssohn

Orchestra - Grade 3.5
Composed by Felix Bartholdy Mendelssohn (1809-1847). Arranged by Rick England. Masterworks; SmartMusic; String Orchestra. Highland/Etling String Orchestra. Form: Transcription. Masterwork Arrangement; Romantic. Conductor Score & Parts. 124 pages. Published by Highland/Etling (AP.29738).

Item Number: AP.29738

The bright, sunny disposition of Italy is evident in this arrangement of the first movement of Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 4, "Italian." Mendelssohn was a master of writing for string orchestra and this arrangement presents the major themes of the first movement in an edited version sure to keep the interest of you intermediate or advanced high school orchestra. (3:45) This title is available in SmartMusic.
Concert; Contest/Festival.

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  • 5

    Stroud UK
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  • 2017-11-03 07:52:39.0 very sunny and cheerful

    This is a real player and audience pleaser. It puts everyone in a cheerful mood. It needs to be played quite fast for the best effect. Both experienced and inexperienced players liked it.

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