Plural Sax

Sax Octets

Poet & Peasant

Franz von Suppé, arr. Peter Guthrie

Composed:
1846
Arranged:
1999
Grouping:
sSAATTBb

Franz von Suppé was born near Split in Dalmatia (now in Croatia), but was taken as a boy to Vienna where he later became conductor of a theatre band. For his last thirty year he was director of music for the prestigious theatre "an der Wien". Although most of his works were well known and liked in Viennese circles, only one or two overtures gained wider appeal, most notably "Light Cavalry" and "Poet and Peasant".


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© 1999 Peter Guthrie

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