Contrabassoon and Piano
A selection of pieces from all periods and genres showcasing the gentle giant of the woodwind department. Contents include:
‘Arise ye Subterranean Winds’ – Purcell
‘O Isis and Osiris’ and ‘In these Sacred Halls’ from Mozart’s Magic Flute
‘In the Hall of the Mountain King’ from Peer Gynt Suite by Grieg
‘Der Alte Brummbar’ – Fucik
‘The Elephant’ – Saint-Saens
‘Beauty and the Beast’ THE standard orchestral solo by Ravel, and
‘The Policeman’s Song’ by Sullivan.
Suitable for players of intermediate and above standard, an unrivalled chance for this mighty instrument to show off!