Concert Band

L'Histoire de l'Arlesienne

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Duration
Grade
Publisher
9:30
3
ItoMusic / Brain
Commissioned by Shikino Junior High School wind Band
Premiered on July 2012 by Shkino Junior High School Wind Band

Mastercraftsman Ito at his best, creating tantalizing (and challenging) fantasias from popular themes. This driving work is drawn from l'Arlésienne Suite No. 2, instantly recognizable and rewarding.

Instrumentation

Flutes 1, 2

Piccolo
Oboe (optional)
Bassoon (optional)
Clarinet in Eb
Clarinets in Bb 1, 2, 3
Bass Clarinet in Bb
Soprano Saxophone in Bb 
Alto Saxophones in Eb 1, 2
Tenor Saxophone in Bb 
Baritone Saxophone in Eb

 

Horns in F 1, 2, 3, 4
Trumpets in Bb 1, 2, 3
(Cornets, if available)
Trombones 1, 2, 3
Euphoniums
Tubas

String Bass

Timpani
Percussion 1 - Tambourello (or Tom), Tambourine, Triangle, Low Tom
Percussion 2 - Cymbals, Bass Drum, Suspended Cymbal
Mallets, Xylophone, Vibraphone, Chimes

Narrator (optional)