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Barber of Seville Overture (Abridged)

Moderate (Grades 4-6)
3 minutes
Classical music
Double reed ensemble

A double reed arrangement of the popular overture. This version has been abridged to include only one statement of each of the themes from the fast section. Some of the more technical passages have been simplified, and it has been transposed to a much easier key. The 3rd oboe and bassoon parts are much easier than the other parts to allow for groups of varying skill levels. All the oboe parts are divisi.

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