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Coronation March from "The Prophet"

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Giacomo Meyerbeer

Giacomo Meyerbeer ((arr. MC Meyrelles)

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General Info

Year: 1849/1891
Duration: c.3:40
Difficulty: (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Carl Fischer
Cost: Score and Parts - Out of print

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Full Score
C Piccolo
Oboe I
Eb Clarinet
Bb Soprano Clarinet Solo-I-II
Soprano Saxophone
Eb Alto Saxophone
Bb Tenor Saxophone
Eb Baritone Saxophone
Tenor Horn I-II
Cornets Solo-I-II-III
Horn in Eb I-II-III
Trombone I-II
Bass Trombone
Euphonium (Bass Clef & Treble Clef)

(percussion detail needed)


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Le Prophète ("The Prophet") is a grand opera in five acts by Giacomo Meyerbeer. The plot is based on the life of John of Leiden, Anabaptist leader and self-proclaimed "King of Münster" in the 16th century.

The Coronation March marking the accession of the prophet Jean de Leyde's takes place in Act IV in Münster Cathedral, where Layde accepts the crown, the scepter, the sword of justice, and the seal of the State. A band, consisting of 18 saxhorns, two cornets, two trumpets, and four military drum, appears on stage for the coronation.

- Program Note from Wikipedia

Commercial Discography

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