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The Elephant from Carnival of the Animals (Double Bass and String quartet/string orchestra)

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By Camille Saint-Saens

String Quartet Cello, Double Bass, String Quartet, Viola, Violin - Level 3 - Digital Download
Composed by Camille Saint-Saens (1835-1921). Arranged by Matt Lax. Children, Romantic Period. Score and parts. 9 pages. Matthew Lax #2930433. Published by Matthew Lax (A0.818000).

Item Number: A0.818000

The Elephant from Saint-Saens Carnival of the Animals. The bass part is unchanged from the original orchestral version but here arrange for accompaniment by string quartet. This would also work well for string orchestra featuring the bass section.

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  • January 11, 2017 Good for featuring your Bass player!

    This is the Bass solo accompanied by string quartet. The Bass solo is the most difficult part. The string quartet has um pah pah mostly with a few arpeggios very like the piano in the original. But this arrangement was perfect for a school ensemble of mixed level players. I...

    choose "Intermediate" because of the Bass solo. It is avaiable in digital download which is helpful at times when you need something for students the next day!

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