Brass Quartet - French Suite No 3 BWV 814

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Year of composition
1722
Arranger
Year of arrangement
2009
Difficulty
Difficult (Grades 7+)
Duration
12 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
Brass quartet
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Score and parts updated 26/7/17.

A transcription of the Bach French Suite No. 3 BWV 813 for flexible brass quartet. The suite comprises an Allemande, Sarabande, 2 minuets and a Gigue. Total playing time is 12 minutes. This suite is quite suitable for playing in church or for solemn occasions. even the Gigue is quite stately and restrained.

The parts are quite challenging for all instruments in places.

The supplied parts are:

Part 1 in Bb Part 2 in Eb/F Part 3 in Bb/C(Bass clef) Part 4 in Eb/C(Bass clef)

Other parts can be obtained on request.

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