November by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky
Inspired and edited by Don Bailey
Arranged by Adam Manijak
Includes score and parts
This was one of a set of twelve pieces entitled The Seasons(1875-76) Op37b commissioned by the magazine Nouvelliste. The moods correspond with the titles of the compositions and the magazine’s monthly images. November’s “Troika”, has jingling sleigh-bells and whirling notes intended to create an impression of falling snow.