Woodwind quintets (adaptations)

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Anonymus,

Vier Altwiener Tänze (Bearbeitung)
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(flute, oboe, clarinet in H flat, bassoon, horn in F)
Verlag Doblinger, D. 17. 980
Rating: easy
  1. Agnes-Tanz
  2. Spinnradl-Tanz
  3. Dornbacher Tanz
  4. Quintetn-Tanzl
Parts and score. The editor gives a playing time of about seven minutes. The edition is dedicated to the Eichendorff quintet from Vienna.


Debussy, Claude (1862 - 1918)

Debussy Suite No. 2 (F-Dur) (Bearbeitung)
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(flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn)
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Sarabande
  2. Menuet
  3. Passepied
Strange edition, much unisono parts, all instruments playing extremely high and/or low. It sounds awful and we never came further than the first movement.


Fibich, Zdenek (1850 - 1900)

Poéme - aus der Idylle "Am Abend" op. 39 (Des-Dur) (Bearbeitung)
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(flute, oboe, clarinet in H flat, bassoon, horn in F)
Schott Verlag, ED 20344
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Lento
Parts and score.
Highly romantic, harmonically demanding with lots of suspensions and passing notes, very atmospheric. Due to five b flats not so easy to play but only one page of music.


Joplin, Scott (1868 - 1917)

The Easy Winners (Bearbeitung)
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(flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn)
Rating: mid-grade
Score and parts.


Milhaud, Darius (1892 - 1974)

Two Sketches (Bearbeitung)
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(flute, oboe, clarinet in A or in B flat, bassoon, horn in F)
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Madrigal - Moderato
  2. Pastoral - Anime, mais sans hate
Parts and score. Clarinet is included in both tunings. Each part only one page.
Originally for piano (two movements out of originally four)


Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756 - 1791)

Divertimento Nr. 13 KV 253 (F-Dur) (Bearbeitung)
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(flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn)
F. E. C. Leuckart, Alte Musik Nr. 108
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Thema mit Variationen
  2. Menuett
  3. Allegro assai
Unfortunately without score


Divertimento Nr. 9 KV 240 (B-Dur) (Bearbeitung)
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(flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn)
F. E. C. Leuckart, Alte Musik Nr. 107
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Allegro
  2. Andante grazioso
  3. Menuett
  4. Allegro


Non Più andrai - aus Le Nozze di Figaro (B-Dur) (Bearbeitung)
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(flute (clarinet), oboe (clarinet), clarinet (alto sax) in H flat, bassoon, horn)
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Vivace
Parts and score. The instrumentation is variable, all parts are available for different tunings.


Rossini, Gioacchino (1792 - 1868)

La Cambiale di Matrimonio (Bearbeitung)
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(flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn)
Rating: mid-grade
Score and parts.
The opera this quintet is made of, was written by Rossini at the age of 18.


Strauß, Johann (1804 - 1849)

Annen-Polka op. 137 (Es-Dur) (Bearbeitung)
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(flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn)
Rating: easy
Each part only one page, score included.


Seufzer-Galopp op. 9 (D-Dur) (Bearbeitung)
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(flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn)
Verlag Doblinger, D. 18 754
Rating: easy
  1. Vivace
Parts and score.


Strauß (Sohn), Johann (1825 - 1899)

Vergnügungszug op. 281 (Es-Dur) (Bearbeitung)
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(flute/piccolo, oboe, clarinet in H flat, bassoon, horn)
Rating: easy
  1. Polka schnell
Only parts, looks a bit like handwriting but is readable.


Verdi, Guiseppe (1813 - 1901)

Nabucco - Ouverture (A-Dur) (Bearbeitung)
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(flute/piccolo, oboe, clarinet in A, bassoon, horn)
Rating: mid-grade
Only parts. Both-sided but easy to turn the page because there are several bars rest in each part for doing so.


Author: Claudia Haider; Last updated 13.03.2016