Five of a Kind

Concerto for Brass Quintet and Orchestra

Peter Schickele

Publisher: Elkan-Vogel, Inc.
Print Status: Rental

Quick Overview

In 1975, The Canadian Brass, a quintet based in Toronto, approached me with the idea of commissioning a music theater piece for brass quintet. Thus began an especially pleasing and productive relationship that has produced, as of this writing, three works: "Hornsmoke" (A Horse Opera for Brass Quintet), Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Major (?Ol

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Additional Information

Commission Commissioned by the Canadian Brass
Composition Date 1978
Duration 00:25:00
Orchestration Hn. 2Tpt. Tbn. Tu. Soli; 2 2 2 2 - 4 2 2 0; Timp. 3Perc. Str.
Premiere January, 1979. The Canadian Brass, Minnesota Orchestra, conducted by Henry Charles Smith.


I Intrada
II Scherzo
III Cantilena
IV Dance
V Finale