Espana (tr. Nefs)

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Emmanuel Chabrier

Emmanuel Chabrier (trans. Jacco Nefs)

Subtitle: Rhapsodie pour orchestre

General Info

Year: 1883 / 2022
Duration: c. 7:00
Difficulty: VI (see Ratings for explanation)
Original Medium: Orchestra
Publisher: Jacco Nefs
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $200.00


Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
Bassoon I-II
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
Solo B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
B-flat Bass Clarinet
B-flat Contrabass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Cornet I-II
B-flat Trumpet I-II
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
String Bass
Harp I-II
Percussion, including:

  • Glockenspiel
  • Tamburo Basso
  • Triangle


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

España is the most famous orchestral composition by French composer Emmanuel Chabrier. Written in 1883 after a trip to Spain, it was dedicated to the conductor Charles Lamoureux, who conducted the first public performance on 4 November 1883, at the Théâtre du Château d’Eau for the Société des Nouveaux Concerts in Paris.

- Program Note from Wikipedia


None discovered thus far.

State Ratings

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