Ponchielli, Sinfonia in F Minor

USD $70

Sinfonia in F Minor by Amilcare Ponchielli (1834–1886), modern edition by David Whitwell (1937–). Ponchielli served as the conductor of the Cremona Civic Band, for whom he composed more than 70 original works and an equal number of transcriptions.

SKU: MM0084 Categories: , , , Tags: , , , ISMN: 9790720143750

Product Description

Sinfonia in F Minor
Amilcare Ponchielli (1834–1886)
Modern edition by David Whitwell (1937–)

Date: mid 1800s
Instrumentation: Concert Band
Duration: 7:00
Level: 5

Score preview

Notes on Ponchielli Sinfonia in F Minor

Ponchielli was a famous 19th century Italian opera composer whose opera, La Gioconda, with its famous “The Dance of the Hours,” is still in the international repertory.

He also served as the conductor of the Cremona Civic Band, for whom he composed more than 70 original works and an equal number of transcriptions. This Sinfonia, was one of the works composed for the civic band of Cremona.

Recording

This live performance was given on May 10, 1991, by the California State University, Northridge Wind Ensemble, David Whitwell, Conductor.