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Concerto for Two Horns in E-flat Major Attributed to Joseph Haydn: A New Arrangement for Wind Ensemble

Abstract A new arrangement of the Concerto for Two Horns in E-flat Major, Hob. VIId/6, attributed by some to Franz Joseph Haydn, is presented here. The arrangement reduces the orchestral portion to ten wind instruments, specifically a double wind quintet, to facilitate performance of the work. A full score and a complete set of parts are included. In support of this new arrangement, a discussion of the early treatment of horns in pairs and the subsequent development of the double horn concerto in the eighteenth century provides historical context for the Concerto for Two Horns in E-flat major. A summary of the controversy concerning the identity of the composer of this concerto is followed by a description of the content and structure of each ... (more)
Created Date 2011
Contributor Yeh, Guan-Lin (Author) / Ericson, John (Advisor) / Holbrook, Amy (Committee member) / Micklich, Albie (Committee member) / Pilafian, J. Samuel (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Music / Performing Arts / Concerto in E-flat major / Double / Guan-Lin Yeh / Horn concerto / Joseph Haydn / Wind Ensemble
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 188 pages
Language English
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Note D.M.A. Music 2011
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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