Suite from Carmen
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
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
Grade 5 - advanced college/university or professional ensemble
Full score and parts in PDF available for download.