Prelude to Act I from The Fairy Queen
Interchangeable Woodwind Ensemble
Composed by Henry Purcell (1659--1695). Arranged by David Marlatt. 5 or More; Masterworks; Solo Small Ensembles; Woodwind Ensemble. Eighth Note Publications. Form: Prelude. Baroque; Masterwork Arrangement; Recital. Part(s); Score. Eighth Note Publications #81-WWE17129. Published by Eighth Note Publications (AP.81-WWE17129).
Item Number: AP.81-WWE17129
ISBN 1771574100. English.
This makes a terrific opener for a concert or recital. Purcell's music always works well for winds and this prelude is no exception. There is interesting melodic material throughout this arrangement and all parts are interesting but not too difficult.