Orchestral Suite No.3 - 3. Gavotte I and II

Composer
Johann S. Bach
Year of composition
1731
Arranger
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
4 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
String quartet
Instrumental parts
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Here are the two Gavottes from Bach's third Orchestral Suite. This arrangement features a supplemental third violin part with an additional bass part for use with string orchestra.

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