Carnival of Venice, op 78
By Giulio Briccialdi
Arranged by Anton Coppola
Solos edited by Wilkins, Meisier & Davis
for Solo with Band
The Carnival of Venice by Giulio Briccialdi is justly famous as a showcase for brilliant virtuoso technique. This arrangement for Band by Anton Coppola is an effective accompaniment for the Flute Solo edited by Frederick Wilkins, the Bb Trumpet/Baritone T.C. Solos and Trombone/Baritone B.C. Solo edited by Albert O. Davis, and the Keyboard Mallet Solo edited by Scott R. Meister. All of these solo parts are included with the Band set.
This version is scored for 1st and 2nd flutes, 1st and 2nd oboes, 1st and 2nd bassoons, solo or 1st clarinet, 2nd clarinet, 3rd clarinet, Eb alto clarinet, bass clarinet, 1st alto saxophone, 2nd alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone, solo or 1st Bb cornet, 2nd Bb cornet, 3rd Bb cornet, 1st and 2nd Eb horns, 3rd and 4th Eb horns, baritone, 1st trombone, 2nd trombone, 3rd trombone, basses, percussion.