Music for the Royal Fireworks, La Réjouissance (violin/viola duo)
Title: La Réjouissance, from Music for the Royal Fireworks
Composer: G. F. Handel, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Violin and Viola
Printout: 2 pages
Note: La Rèjouissance (the rejoicing) is hugely popular as a wedding recessional. It is Handel’s response to the end of the Austrian War of Succession. The violin part cane performed on flute or oboe.
Other movements from Music for the Royal Fireworks, arranged for violin and viola, are available: