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Overture to the Barber of Seville
  • Overture to the Barber of Seville

    SKU: BBBE960701

    The Barber of Seville (or The Useless Precaution) is a prime example of opera buffa. Premiered in 1816, it remains one of the greatest masterpieces of musical comedy.


    The overture is here arranged in its entirety for 423.11 brass ensemble.

    • Composer

      Gioacchino Rossini

    • Arranger

      Michael Allen

    • Duration

      7' 30"

    • Instrumentation

      423.11 - Piccolo Trumpet in B flat, Trumpet in E flat, Trumpet in B flat, Flugelhorn, 2 Horns, 2 Tenor Trombones, Bass Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba

    • Difficulty

      Grade 5 - advanced college/university or professional ensemble

    • File Format

      Full score and parts in PDF available for download.

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