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Waltz of the Flowers

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Peter I Tchaikovsky

Pytor Ilyich Tschaikowsky (trans. Lake)


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The original title of this work was "Valse des Fleurs."


General Info

Year: 1892 / 1919
Duration:
Difficulty: (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Carl Fischer
Cost: Score and Parts - Out of print.

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Instrumentation

Full Score
Db Piccolo
Flute
Oboe
Bassoon
Bb Soprano Clarinet Solo-I-II-III
Eb Alto Clarinet
Bb Bass Clarinet
Bb Soprano Saxophone
Eb Alto Saxophone
Bb Tenor Saxophone
Eb Baritone Saxophone
Cornets Solo-I-II
Eb Horn or Alto I-II-III
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium (Bass Clef & Treble Clef)
Tuba
Timpani
Drums, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Crash Cymbals
  • Snare Drum
  • Triangle


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

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Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


State Ratings

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Performances

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  • Atlanta (Ga.) Wind Symphony (David Kehler, conductor) – 14 December 2019
  • Virginia Grand Military Band (Alexandria) (Loras John Schissel, conductor; Greta Asgeirsson, harp) – 13 October 2018
  • Encore Concert Band (Mokena, Ill.) (Bill Schuetter, conductor) - 14 December 2014


Works for Winds by this Composer


References

  • Girsberger, Russ. Percussion Assignments for Band & Wind Ensemble: Volume 2 L-Z. Galesville, MD: Meredith Music Publications, 2004, 305. Print.
  • Heritage Encyclopedia of Band Music. "Waltz of the Flowers." Accessed 23 December 2014.
  • Tchaikovsky, P.; Lake, M. (1919). Valse des Fleurs : From the Nut Cracker Suite = Casse Noisette, op. 71a [score]. Carl Fischer: New York.