Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)

God Save the Queen (1971)

Orchestral arrangement for the National Anthem


arrangement

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1971
    • Duration : 60 s
    • Editor : Faber Music, nº 0-571-55675-2
Detailed formation
  • 2 flutes, 1 piccolo, 3 oboes, 3 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 1 contrabassoon, 4 horns, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones, 1 tuba, 3 percussionists, 1 timpani, 1 harp, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 13 June 1971
    Location :

    Aldeburgh Festival, Snape Malting


    Performers :

    English Chamber Orchestra, direction : Benjamin Britten.

Observations

Ou orchestre bois par 2 : 2.2.2.1.cbsn - 4231 - timp - perc(2) - cordes