Music for Brass Quintet

 
Henry Purcell Portrait

Instrumentation:

 

Trumpet 1 in Bb, C, A picc.

Trumpet 2 in Bb, C, A picc.

Horn in F

Trombone

Tuba

 

Trumpet Voluntary in D

The Prince of Denmark's March

composed by Jeremiah Clarke (attributed to Henry Purcell)

Arranged for Brass Quintet

by Daniel Leavitt

Version 1 in D Major (recommend picc. trumpet in A)

Version 2 in Bb Major (suitble for Bb trumpets)

View score excerpt (PDF) version 1

View score excerpt (PDF) version 2

Listen to MIDI file of version 1

Cat. No. BQ856

Price $8.00

 

This arrangement comes in two versions a Bb version and a version in D.

Who composed this piece?

Jeremiah Clarke (1673-1707was an English composer who held several prestigious posts as an organist and choirmaster. He is best known for a Trumpet Voluntary arranged for trumpet and organ by Henry Wood and attributed by Wood to Purcell. Clarke published it with the title "The Prince of Denmark's March" in a collection of harpsichord pieces in 1700; but Clarke also included it among some pieces for winds.

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