Handel’s Messiah - Six Festive Choruses for Brass Ensemble

G. F. Handel
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Six choruses from Messiah have been arranged for ten-piece brass ensemble with timpani. In order, they are:

1. For Unto Us a Child is Born 2. And The Glory of The Lord 3. All We Like Sheep Have Gone Astray 4. Let Us Break His Bonds Asunder 5. Hallelujah! 6. Worthy is The Lamb That Was Slain

Orchestration: four trumpets, horn, three trombones, bass trombone, tuba and timpani. A piccolo trumpet is specified for Trumpet 1 (part in B-flat) and an E-flat trumpet for Trumpet 2.

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Score ID
G. F. Handel
Year of composition
Difficult (Grades 7+)
25 minutes
Brass quartet
Classical music
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