Schumann: Jagdlied (Hunting Song) Waldszenen (Forest Scenes) Op.82 No.8 arr.horn quartet

R Schumann arr.Ray Thompson
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
2 minutes
Classical music
Quartet (Horn in F)
Related scores
Schumann: 3 Hunting Songs from Waldscenen (Forest Scenes) Op.82 Nos. 2.Jäger auf der Lauer (Hunters on the look out), 6 Herberge (Wayside Inn) and 8.Jagdlied (Hunting Song) , Schumann: Album für die Jugend (Album for the Young) (Op.68) Four pieces for horn duet: Nos 2.Soldatenmarsch. (Soldier’s March), 15. Frühlingsgesang (Spring Song), 20.Ländliches Lied (Rustic Song), 7.Jägerliedchen (Hunting Song) , Beethoven: Drei Equale (Three Equali) arr. horn quartet, Brahms:Variations on a Theme by Haydn (St.Anthony Chorale):Theme and Var.VI. arr.horn quartet, Selection of Orchestral Excerpts arr. horn quartet: Largo Symphony No.9 (New World)(Dvorak), Hänsel ind Gretel (Prelude)(Humperdinck),Notturno: Midsummer Night’s Dream (Mendelssohn), Overture to Semiramide (Rossini) and Pilgrims Chorus Tanhauser:Wagner, Beethoven:Wind Quintet ("Horn Quintet") (orig.3 hns, oboe & bsn) (Hess 19) arranged horn quartet, Schumann: Album für die Jugend (Album for the Young) Jägerliedchen(Hunting Song) Op 68 No.7 arr.horn quartet, Schumann:Album für die Jugend (Album for the Young) Jägerliedchen (Hunting Song) Op 68 No.7(transposed) arr.horn quartet, Three "Romantic" Hunting Songs for horn quartet I. Schubert: Jagdlied (Hunting Song) (D.521), II.Mendelssohn: Jaglied, III.Schumann: Jägerliedchen Op68 no.7, Marais: "Le Basque" arr. horn quartet, Weber: Jägerchor (Huntsmen’s chorus) from Der Freischütz for horn quartet (additional optional tuba) and Dauprat: Six Quatuors pour cors en different tons (Six quartets for horns in different keys): horn quartet

Waldszenen ("Forest Scenes"), Opus 82, is a set of nine short solo piano pieces composed by Robert Schumann in 1848-1849, but first published in 1850-1851 in Leipzig.

This piece suits the horn quartet: it reminds me of the concerto for 4 horns! Great fun to play.

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