Music for Prague (1968)

Score and Parts

Music for Prague (1968)

Score and Parts

Series: G. Schirmer Band/Orchestra Publisher: Associated Score & Parts Composer: Karel Husa

Level: 4-5

This impressive and historically significant work is found on state lists all across the country and is highly respected as an important contribution to the contemporary literature for concert band. Composed in 1968 and memorializing the 1968 Soviet bloc invasion of Czechoslovakia, Husa arranged this for orchestra soon after. One year later Husa was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for his String Quartet No. 3.

Instrumentation Number of Parts Pages Per Part
FULL SCORE 1 0
PICCOLO 2 8
FLUTE 1 3 8
FLUTE 2 3 8
1ST OBOE 1 8
2ND OBOE 1 8
ENGLISH HORN 1 8
BASSOON 1 1 8
BASSOON 2 1 8
CONTRA BASSOON 1 8
EB CLARINET 1 8
BB CLARINET 1 3 12
BB CLARINET 2 3 12
BB CLARINET 3 3 8
EB ALTO CLARINET 2 8
BB BASS CLARINET 2 8
EB ALTO SAX 1 1 8
EB ALTO SAX 2 1 8
BB TENOR SAX 1 8
EB BARITONE SAX 2 8
BB BASS SAX 2 8
TRUMPET/CORNET 1 3 8
TRUMPET/CORNET 2 3 8
TRUMPET/CORNET 3 3 8
TRUMPET/CORNET 4 3 8
F HORN 1 1 8
F HORN 2 1 8
F HORN 3 1 8
F HORN 4 1 8
TROMBONE 1 2 8
TROMBONE 2 1 8
TROMBONE 3 1 8
BARITONE T.C. 2 8
BARITONE B.C. 2 8
TUBA 6 8
STRING BASS 1 8
PERCUSSION 4 40

Inventory #HL 50244120 UPC: 073999843583 Width: 9.0" Length: 12.0"

Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

Series: G. Schirmer Band/Orchestra Publisher: Associated Score Composer: Karel Husa

This impressive and historically significant work is found on state lists all across the country and is highly respected as an important contribution to the contemporary literature for concert band. Composed in 1968 and memorializing the 1968 Soviet bloc invasion of Czechoslovakia, Husa arranged this for orchestra soon after. One year later Husa was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for his String Quartet No. 3.

Inventory #HL 50244130 UPC: 073999368772 Publisher Code: AMP6922 Width: 9.0" Length: 12.0" 100 pages

Prices and availability subject to change without notice.