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Festive Overture, For Orchestra In A Major, Op. 96: Shostakovich, Dmitri - Festive Overture, Op.96

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a well-known composer
a Modern style
a large orchestra
non-pitched percussion
tonal harmony
major key tonality
a lively tempo

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5th.
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AND 4th just now.

This is a li'l bit o' heaven and hell rolled together for winds.

LURRVE IT with a hot, hot lurve.

cool pop
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THIRD time just NOW!!

...wow this is a butt-kicker for woodwinds.

love it.

Robert
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Landshark:

I made a station for the Festive O also and am just now hearing it for 2nd time in several months.

Robert
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landshark581
i wish that this song would actually come up in my station specifically for this song
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...any orchestra might play this, but first must find a clarinetist with hairz on fire!!

Robert
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played a dumbed down version of this piece on marimba in marching band my frosh year. still was quite hard. then later sight read the real thing on clarinet. needless to say, it didnt go well at all. haha. still great piece
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.......this really is quite festive..... . . e s p e c i a l l y for winds......b r a s s and woods....... . m a y b e my fave shostakovich work.

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