Composer
CORELLI
Title
Concerto Grosso Op6 #8 (Christmas Concerto)
Instrumentation
2 solo flutes, solo alto flute, 3 flutes, bass flute (with optional cello or string bass)
Transcriber
Elizabeth Sadilek
Publisher
Southern Music Co.
Grade
3
Product Code
41S0800ST952

Concerto Grosso, Op6 #8 (Christmas Concerto) by Arcangelo Corelli
Transcribed for Flute Choir by Elizabeth Corelli
Includes score and parts

Arcangelo Corelli was born in Italy in 1653, and this is part of a larger group of 12 concerti grossi.  The concerti grossi was originally published in 1714, and was composed shortly before his death.  This concerto grosso is also known by the name Fatto per la notte di natale, and was written for the occasion and celebration of Christmas.

Instrumentation:
1st Solo C Flute
2nd Solo C Flute
Solo Alto Flute
Flutes A (C Flutes)
Flutes B (C Flutes)
Flutes C (C Flutes)
Flutes D (Bass Flute)
Optional Cello or String Bass

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