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Prelude in C-sharp minor (Rachmaninoff) - Brass Band

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By Sergei Rachmaninoff

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Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Horn in F, Euphonium, Brass Choir or Ensemble, Timpani, Drums, Brass Band, Flugelhorn, Tenor Horn, Baritone Horn, Soprano Cornet, Glockenspiel, Tubular Bells - Intermediate - Digital Download
Composed by Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943). Arranged by Rob Bushnell. 21st Century, Romantic Period, Movies, TV, European. Score, Set of Parts. 46 pages. Published by RBMusic (S0.221365).

Item Number: S0.221365

One of Sergei Rachmaninoff's most famous compositions, Prelude in C-sharp minor (Op. 3, No. 2) is part of a set of five pieces entitled Morceaux de fantaisie. It was written when Rachmaninoff was only 19 years old and was first performance by the composer on 26 September 1892 at a festival called the Moscow Electrical Exhibition.

This arrangement is for the UK-style brass band, with alternative parts for horns in F and bass-clef lower brass. The piece has been transposed from the original (for piano) of C-sharp minor to A minor, which better suits a brass band. There is another arrangement of this piece by Sandy Smith (published by Obrasso) which is designed for more advanced ensembles.

A recording of the original composition can be found here on YouTube:

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