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Souvenir de Porto Rico composed by Louis Moreau Gottschalk (1829-1869)Arranged by John E. Davis for Flute Choir; Piccolo, 2 C flutes, Alto flute, Bass fluteDuration. 6 minutes
New Orleans-born pianist and composer Louis Moreau Gottschalk enjoyed a considerable reputation during his lifetime for his virtuosic and often evocative solo piano works.
This arrangement of one of his most popular Caribbean-influenced piano pieces is scored for Piccolo, two C-flute parts, one Alto and one Bass Flute part. It may be performed effectively by either a quintet or by a flute choir by employing judicious doubling of parts.