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Suite from Carmen
  • Suite from Carmen

    SKU: BBBE091202

    Premiered in 1875, Carmen is Bizet's most well known omost frequently performed work. The opera is written in the genre of opéra comique with musical numbers separated by dialogue. It is set in southern Spain and tells the story of the downfall of Don José, a naïve soldier who is seduced by the wiles of the fiery gypsy Carmen.


    This suite contains:


    Prelude to Act 3 (Toreador)



    Song of the Toreador

    Danse Bohene


    • Composer

      Georges Bizet

    • Arranger

      Michael Allen

    • Duration

      15' 00"

    • Instrumentation

      423.11 tmp perc - Trumpet in E flat, Trumpet in B flat (doubles on Piccolo), Trumpet in B flat, Flugelhorn, 2 Horns, 2 Tenor Trombones, Bass Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba, Timpani, Triangle, & Tambourine

    • Difficulty

      Grade 5 - advanced college/university or professional ensemble

    • File Format

      Full score and parts in PDF available for download.

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