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Festive Dance from "Faust"

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Charles Gounod

Charles Gounod (arr. Andrew Glover)


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General Info

Year: 2003
Duration: c. 3:13
Difficulty: III-1/2 (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: C.L. Barnhouse
Cost: Score and Parts - $68.00   |   Score Only - $7.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute
Oboe
Bassoon
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I
E-flat Alto Saxophone II/Alto Clarinet
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Trumpet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium (Bass Clef & Treble Clef)
Tuba
Timpani
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Snare Drum
  • Triangle
  • Vibraphone


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Faust is a grand opera in five acts by Charles Gounod to a French libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré from Carré's play Faust et Marguerite, in turn loosely based on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's Faust, Part 1. It debuted in Paris on 19 March 1859.

- Program Note from Wikipedia


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


Audio Links


State Ratings

  • South Carolina: V
  • Tennessee: IV


Performances

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  • Texas Tech University (Lubbock) Concert Band (Ryan S. Smith, conductor) – 3 December 2018
  • Lexington (Mass.) Bicentennial Band (Jeffrey Leonard, conductor) – 31 January 2016
  • Arkansas (Fayetteville) Winds Community Concert Band (Michael Ferguson, conductor) – 6 July 2015
  • Illiana Christian High School (Lansing, Ill.) Wind Ensemble – 17 October 2013


Works for Winds by this Composer


References

  • Faust (opera), Wikipedia Accessed 22 January 2016
  • Gounod, C.; Glover, A. (2003). Festive Dance from Faust [score]. C.L. Barnhouse: Oskaloosa, Iowa.