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Tritsch-Tratsch Polka for Brass Quintet

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By Johann Strauss Jr.

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Brass Ensemble,Brass Quintet Horn, Trombone, Trumpet, Tuba - Level 3 - Digital Download
Composed by Johann Strauss Jr. (1825-1899). Arranged by Diego Marani. Classical, Holiday, Instructional, Romantic Period, Standards. Score and parts. 42 pages. Diego Marani #3067061. Published by Diego Marani (A0.527657).

Item Number: A0.527657

Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka, Op. 214, is a polka written by Johann Strauss II in 1858 after a successful tour of Russia where he performed in the summer concert season at Pavlovsk, Saint Petersburg. The title may be interpreted as "Chit-chat" and may refer to the Viennese passion for gossip. Strauss may also have been referencing the single act burlesque "Der Tritsch-tratsch" (with music by Adolf Müller, Sr.) by the famous Austrian dramatist and actor Johann Nestroy, which premiered in 1833 and was still in the stage repertoire when the polka was written. Many point out that the title may also have meant his first wife's (Henrietta Treffz) poodle, also named Tritsch-tratsch, but this etymology remains unsubstantiated as well. The mood of the piece is jaunty and high-spirited, as were many of Strauss' polkas.

This arrangement for brass quintet includes the following parts: Bb Trumpet 1, Bb Trumpet 2, F Horn, Trombone, Tuba.

There are two different keys (Bb and Ab) in the arrangement to meet all the quintet's execution capabilities.

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