Plural Sax

Sax Sextets

Cadmus and Hermione

Jean-Baptiste Lully, arr. Peter Guthrie

Composed:
1673
Arranged:
2006?
Grouping:
SAATBb

Based on parts of Ovid's Metamorphoses, Lully's Cadmus and Hermione was the first "trag├ędie en musique", a form of opera usually based on classical literature. It tells the love story between Cadmus, King of Thebes, and Hermione, daughter of Venus and Mars. This arrangement of the overture is for six saxes.


 Score Parts
© 2006 Peter Guthrie

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