Aishe's Dance from “Gayaneh” by Aram Khachaturian
Arranged for Flute Orchestra by Shaul Ben-Meir
Scored for 6 C Flutes (flute 2 doubles on picccolo), 2 Alto Flutes, Bass Flute and Contrabass Flute.
“Aishe's Dance” is taken from the music written for the ballet 'Gayane' by Aram Ilyich Khachaturian. The ballet was originally produced in Yerevan, Armenia in 1939 under the title “Happiness,” however, in subsequent productions the story of the ballet has been altered many times to better reflect the political atmosphere of the times.
Dedicated to the Space Coast Flute Orchestra – Nancy Clew, Director. and to Joe and Diane Monda.
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