March from Richard I (string trio)
Title: March from the opera Richard I
Composer: G. F. Handel, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Violin, Violin 2/Viola, Cello
Printout: 4 pages
Note: King Richard I of England (aka Richard the Lion-hearted) was the subject of this opera by Handel. The march is as majestic as its namesake. This arrangement includes alternative parts for violin 2 or viola. The violin 1 part playable on flute or oboe. The March from Richard I (or Ricardo I, as he was designated by Handel) is excellent as a wedding recessional.
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