Notated Music O Summer Night from Don Pasquale
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- O Summer Night from Don Pasquale
- Contributor Names
- Donizetti, Gaetano -- 1797-1848 (arranger)
- Fennell, Frederick (conductor)
- Created / Published
- Library of Congress, monographic.
- Subject Headings
- - Brass band music
- - Modern edition created by Library of Congress staff member David Arbury. Transcribed from original band books.
- Library of Congress Music Division
- Related Resources
- http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/cwband.scor001 (O Summer Night from Don Pasquale)
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- A popular tune found in many collections of the time, including Stephen Foster's Social Orchestra (1854), it serves, in this simple arrangement, as a good demonstration piece for the solo E-flat tenorhorn (sometimes called the E-flat alto). This so-called solo instrument was most often used melodically to double the E-flat soprano saxhorns or cornets at the octave below. It was, therefore, a popular melodic instrument but was rarely heard alone as it is here. print | Modern edition created by Library of Congress staff member David Arbury. Transcribed from original band books. Print (Form).
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Chicago citation style:
Donizetti, Gaetano, and Frederick Fennell. O Summer Night from Don Pasquale. Library of Congress, monographic. Notated Music. https://www.loc.gov/item/cwband.scor001/.
APA citation style:
Donizetti, G. & Fennell, F. O Summer Night from Don Pasquale. Library of Congress, monographic. [Notated Music] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cwband.scor001/.
MLA citation style:
Donizetti, Gaetano, and Frederick Fennell. O Summer Night from Don Pasquale. Library of Congress, monographic. Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/cwband.scor001/>.