page one of the Baritone Saxophone part from Hark! the Herald Angels Sing with Fanfare and Descant (Wind Band)

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Full details

The Fanfare may be played either as an introduction or as an interlude before the final verse, in which case use the last 2 bars of Verse 1 as an introduction. Verses 1 and 2 may be sung in traditional (Mendelssohn’s) four part harmony. These harmonies will fit even though the band parts are developed. The final verse sould be sung in unison with the descant provided. The score is slightly condensed for clarity, with some instruments sharing a stave (bassoon 1 and 2 etc) but the parts are all individual, again for ease of reading. A vocal part for the descant is also included. There are also versions available for Brass Quintet and Full Orchestral Brass. Visit my website for pricing options.


Composer
Mendelssohn/Cook
Duration
3 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Licensing

For anything not permitted by the above licence then you should contact the publisher first to obtain permission.

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