Music for the Royal Fireworks, La Paix (viola duo)
Title: La Paix, from Music for the Royal Fireworks
Composer: G. F. Handel, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Two Violas
Printout: 2 pages
Note: Selections from Music for the Royal Fireworks are essential for gig musicians, and La Paix (“the peace”) is especially popular for weddings. This setting for viola duet has been transposed to G Major to take advantage of the sonorous middle register of the viola.