Amelie Waltz for violin and guitar

Introduction, 5 waltzes and a finale

Composer
H.C. Lumbye
Year of composition
1846
Arranger
Year of arrangement
2008
Publisher
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
11 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
Duet
Instrumental parts

Introduction, 5 waltzes and a finale. Originally written for orchestra. The melodies in the waltzes are simply enchanting. You can choose to play all or a selection with or without the introduction and the finale. The Amelie Waltz is a memento of a visit bye Lumbye to Berlin 1846. He dedecated this waltz to the young Amelie Hartmann.

THE STRAUSS OF THE NORTH Hans Christian Lumbye, (1810-74), Danish composer and conductor. Lumbye was one of most important names in danish 19th century music. He created the kind of light entertainment musical tradition, which is now associated

with Tivoli in Copenhagen. He was chief conductor and leader of the Tivoli Symphony Orchestra between 1843 to 1872. As a composer he was influenced by viennese music and especially by Strauss. Lumbye composed over 600 pieces, many of them are typical of its time (polkas, marches, waltzes). Most familiar today is perhaps Champagne Galop (1854), which is still often heard. Lumbye’s music possesses, in the very best sense, everything associated with light classical music, and is still very attractive.

Which method of viewing music should I use?

Score Exchange has two methods to display previews of music: seView which uses regular html and javascipt and the Scorch plug-in from Avid which needs to be downloaded and installed onto your computer. Both have advantages and disadvantages:

seView

seView, is the most compatible option. You should be able to view music on all modern web browsers including most mobile devices. Even if your device does not support javascript you should still be able to preview at least page one of the music.

You do not need to install any additional software to use seView.

Scorch

Scorch is a free plug-in from Avid for displaying and printing music. It can also play the music that you're seeing. As modern web browsers are updated, Scorch is no longer compatible with many browsers. Scorch has never been compatible with mobile devices and some web browsers on Mac computers.

If your web browser does not install Scorch automatically, you can click here to download and install scorch manually.

cloud scorch goes here

Licensing for this music

This score was published on Score Exchange by Klas Krantz. When you buy it, you are granted a license that includes the following:

Sharing the file you download
When you buy the score - make multiple copies
When you buy parts - make multiple copies

For anything not permitted by the above licence then you should contact the publisher first to obtain permission.

In order to submit this score to ScoreExchange.com Klas Krantz has declared that they own the copyright to this work in its entirety or that they have been granted permission from the copyright holder to use their work. If you believe that this score should be not available here because it infringes your or someone elses copyright, please report this score using the copyright abuse form.