Composed by George Bizet
For Woodwind Quintet
Arranged by Bill Holcombe and Bill Holcombe Jr.
Published by Musicians Publications
Duration: 7 minutes
Includes score and parts
Instrumentation: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, French Horn, and Bassoon
The music of Carmen is widely acclaimed for its brilliance of melody, harmony, atmosphere and orchestration. This arrangement highlights several of the famous tunes from the opera, including the Segudilla, March of the Children and the Toreador Song. Each instrument shares the melodic lines, with the other instruments serving as the accompaniment.