A Handelian Suite for Saxophones

Composer
Handel
Year of composition
2000
Arranger
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
6 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
Quartet of Alto Saxophones
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This little suite of Handel pieces proved popular for clarinets so I've re-arranged it for saxophone quartet. Something for the baroque repertoire of your group.

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