2nd Trumpet in B^b part from La Fille aux Cheveux de Lin for Brass Quintet

The Girl with the Flaxen Hair

Claude Debussy
2 minutes
Classical music

Written in 1909 and finished in 1910, "La Fille aux Cheveux de Lin" is one of Debussy's most performed works. I have set it here for brass and in the original key of G-flat major. I experimented with other keys, but it loses it's quiet serenity and grace in other keys. This short work is purely impressionistic and will offer a break from the usual fare for brass performances. It presents a unique challenge to any brass quintet that your audience will also appreciate. Comments and questions are always welcome at dgoforth2@comcast.net. Like me on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/GoForthmusic and visit my YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/user/dgoforth2

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