Night on a Bare Mountain

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Rimsky Korskov's famous realisation of Mussorgsky's work. This is the score I produced to get a decent midi perfomance from the work. It isn't designed to be played from, however I guess it could if you don't mind some of the untidier aspects and work arounds.

All the trills are written out in full becuase at the time I wanted exact control over how thy should sound. It was created in Sib 2.

The Bass Drum part uses very low octave "C"s, becuase this gives a much better orchestral "Grand Cassa" sound than the usual Drum sound.

This score represents how I would try to make it go, if I had access to a real orchestra and could conduct. Dark, firey and impish!!!

Score ID
Difficult (Grades 7+)
10 minutes
Classical music

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