Mazurka, from Coppelia (string trio)
Title: Mazurka, from the ballet Coppelia
Composer: Léo Delibes, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Violin; Violin 2 or Viola; Cello
Printout: 8 pages
Note: This French-composed version of the Polish national dance is invigorating and exuberant. I’d have to say it’s a personal favorite, and it’s always a hit with clientele. This setting includes alternative parts for violin 2 and viola. You may also be interested in the Waltz from Coppelia, arranged for string trio.