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Water Music Suite: 6. Minuet for the French Horn

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Arranger
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
3 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
Orchestra

This arrangement follows Handel’s pretty closely but I have added additional parts for flute clarinet and trumpet which are not in his original scoring. The flute doubling the oboe, and the clarinet playing Oboe 2. The trumpet adds brilliance to the top. I have added the horn duet solo at the beginning for no other reason than because I like it!! There are no expression marks throughout the piece.

I will in due course upload other arrangements I have done of other movements from the Water Music.

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