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Water Music Suite III in G for String Quartet (COMPLETE: Nos. 12, 13, 16, 17, 18)

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Year of composition
1717
Arranger
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
11 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
String quartet
Instrumental parts
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This is the COMPLETE Third Suite in G Major from the "Water Music" as arranged for string quartet. The layout of the individual parts–Violin I, Violin II, Viola, and Cello–has been arranged so that there are no page turns within individual movements, or sections of movements. This COMPLETE Suite in G consists of movements 12, 13, 16, 17, and 18. Individual movements are available below or at my website for those who wish to play only a movement or two without purchasing the entire set. The COMPLETE First Suite in F and the COMPLETE Second Suite in D are also available. Check out my website at: http://members.sibeliusmusic.com/jjacklich/ to find more than 50 arrangements and compositions, mainly for string quartet/string orchestra.

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