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Fantasia a 5, No. 49
  • Fantasia a 5, No. 49

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    John Cooper (c. 1570 – 1626), also known as Giovanni Coprario or Coperario, was an English composer, viol player and lutenist. According to Ernst Meyer, Cooper was a Londoner who Italianized his name as Italian music and musicians became more fashionable, and spent much of his life as a musician in the royal court.


    Coprario composed more than 70 Fantasias for viol consort; approxcimately 48 of them for a consort of 5 viols.


    • Composer

      John Cooper (Giovanni Coprario)

    • Arranger

      Michael Allen

    • Duration

      2' 00"

    • Instrumentation

      211.01 Brass Quintet

      2 Trumpets in in B flat, Horn, Trombone, Tuba (or Bass Trombone)

    • Difficulty

      Grade 3 - advanced high school or college ensemble

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