Carnival Overture, Op. 92

Antonín Dvořák wrote his Carnival concert overture (Karneval, koncertní ouvertura), Op. 92, in 1891. It is the second part of his Nature, Life, and Love trilogy of concert overture, the other being In Nature's Realm, Op. 91, and Othello. The Carnival overture, sometimes referred to by its Burghauser catalogue number, B. 169, is scored for two flutes, piccolo, two oboes, English horn, two clarinets, two bassoons, four horns, two trumpets, three trombones, tuba, timpani, triangle, cymbals, tambourine, harp, and strings. A standard rendition lasts around 9 minutes.

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Carnival Overture, Op. 92 (For Military Band - Herbert Lincoln Clarke)
Carnival Overture, Op. 92

Antonín Dvořák

Antonín Leopold Dvořák was a Czech composer. Born in Nelahozeves, he displayed his gifts at an early age: his first surviving work, ...
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