Composer
CORELLI
Title
Christmas Concerto Op6 #8 (Concerto Grosso)
Instrumentation
4 flutes (with optional alto flute and bass flute)
Arranger
Sondra Tucker
Publisher
Quicksilver Publications
Grade
3
Product Code
41Q010000010

Christmas Concerto Op6 #8 by Archangelo Corelli
Arranged for Flute Choir by Sondra Tucker
Scored for 4 C Flutes, with optional Alto Flute and Bass Flute
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.

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