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Mendelssohn's Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave) conjures up the sea, both lashing in fury on the rocks outside the island of Staffa and in calmer times in the occasional lull between storms. There are energentic moments in the clarinet parts and moments of serene beauty.
This arrangement includes 2 Eb parts (but they are adequately covered by the alternative Bb parts provided), 4 Bbs, 1 Alto (with alternative Bb part), 2 Basses and optional Contra Alto and Contra Bass, so minimum requirements are 7 Bbs and 2 Basses. The 2nd Bass really needs to go down to low C for maximum effect. The energetic sections in the contra parts are at the players discretion depending on the mechanical efficiency of their instruments.
For anything not permitted by the above licence then you should contact the publisher first to obtain permission.