Intermezzo, from Carmen (string quartet)
Title: Intermezzo, from the opera Carmen
Composer: Georges Bizet, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Violin 1, Violin 2, Viola and Cello
Printout: 4 pages
Note: The Intermezzo serves as an entr’acte to Act III of Carmen, creating an almost idyllic atmosphere that belies the ominous portents of the upcoming scenes.
Other string quartet arrangements of selections from Carmen are available: