Menuetto and Rondo

From Wind Repertory Project
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (arr. Snavely)

Subtitle: From Wind Serenade No. 10 in Bb

General Info

Year: 1783 / 1972
Duration: c. 8:30
Difficulty: (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Shawnee Press
Cost: Score and Parts - $75.00   |   Score Only - $11.00


Full Score
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
Bassoon I-II
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Clarinet
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Contra Alto Clarinet
B-flat Contrabass Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Saxophone
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Cornet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Mozart's Serenade #10 for 13 winds, from which these movements are taken, can easily be called the foundation of wind music repertory. It is a great masterpiece that all who are interested in wind music should know. The transcription is remarkable in its fidelity to the original; even the sonority is well delineated. The Menuetto has both grace and weight, while the two trios serve as perfect foils -- the first dark and somber, while the second has the character of a Landler (country dance). The Rondo is a brilliant, boisterous and energetic.

- Program Note Music for Concert Band


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State Ratings

  • Florida: V
  • Tennessee: IV


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Works for Winds by This Composer

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  • Krienes, J.; Hansbrough, R. (2014). Music for Concert Band: A Selective Annotated Guide to Band Literature. Meredith Music Publications: Delray Beach, Fla.; pp. 53.