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Haydn Symphony No 94 - Surprise Symphony - 2nd Movement Andante (arranged for training orchestra)

Composer
J Haydn
Year of composition
1791
Arranger
Year of arrangement
2014
Difficulty
Easy (Grades 1-3)
Duration
7 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
Orchestra

The famous 2nd movement of Symphony 94 which gave the symphony its ’Surprise’ nickname. Arranged here for training orchestra, with the intention of giving them the chance to play the movement in full (most arrangements for youth orchestras present a 2-3 minute cut down version), with the melodies and themes more widely spread across the whole orchestra (and obviously including instruments which were unknown to Haydn!). Requires a competent pianist to help glue the whole thing together! As usual, please get in touch if you have use for it, or would like any of the parts tweaked for your purpose.

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