Bergamasca (wind quintet)

Composer
Bernardo Gianocelli
Arranger
Parts
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Full details

Bergamasca is a work for archlute written by Bernardo Gianoncelli and published by his widow after his death in 1650.

This rustic dance originated in Bergamo in northern Italy. It was a courtship circle dance in which the men moved forward and the women backward until the melody changed. The partners then embraced, turned a few steps and started again.

Shakespeare used a bergamasca in Midsummer Night's Dream. Ottorino Respeghi used Gianoncelli's piece in his Ancient Airs and Dances Suite 2 in 1924.

This version was recorded by The five Woodwind Quintet for their album A Stocking Full of Music.

Score: 25 pages Parts: 20 pages


Score ID
192281
Composer
Bernardo Gianocelli
Year of composition
1650
Arranger
Year of arrangement
2011
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
5 minutes
Instrumentation
Wind quintet
Genre
Classical music
Instrumental parts
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