La Gaillardise, from Heldenmusik (12 Heroic Marches) (string quartet)
Title: La Gaillardise, from Heldenmusik (12 Heroic Marches, No. 8)
Composer: Georg Philipp Telemann, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Violin 1; Violin 2; Viola; Cello
Printout: 4 pages
Note: “La Gaillardise” is often translated as “cheerfulness,” but it carries an overtone of very high spirits. With octave leaps and profuse ornamentation in the melody, this march conveys a distinct party mood.
La Gaillardise is also available in the Bargain Bundle 12 Heroic Marches Set 3.