Themes from Memoirs of a Geisha

Themes from Memoirs of a Geisha

Series: Pop Specials for Strings Format: Softcover Score & Parts Composer: John Williams Arranger: Ted Ricketts

Level: 3-4

In another Oscar®-nominated score, John Williams again shows his versatile writing skills with this evocative soundtrack that blends the rich musical cultures of Japan with those of Western orchestral music. Ted Ricketts' adaptation highlights three distinctive themes from the film's score, which featured Yo-Yo Ma and Itzhak Perlman. Included are Sayuri's Theme, The Chairman's Waltz, and Going to School. Dur: 5:25

  • The Chairman's Waltz (from MEMOIRS OF A GEISHA)
  • Going To School (from MEMOIRS OF A GEISHA)
  • Sayuri's Theme (from MEMOIRS OF A GEISHA)

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Instrumentation Number of Parts Pages Per Part
FULL SCORE 1 12
VIOLIN 1 8 2
VIOLIN 2 8 4
VIOLIN 3 (VIOLA TREBLE CLEF) 4 2
VIOLA 4 4
CELLO 4 2
BASS 4 2
PIANO 1 4
PERCUSSION 1 2 1
PERCUSSION 2 2 2

$45.00 (US) Inventory #HL 04490527 UPC: 884088092580 Width: 9.0" Length: 12.0" Run time: 0:05:25

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