Rondo all’ Ongarese (“Gypsy Rondo”) (string quartet)
Title: Gypsy Rondo
Composer: Joseph Haydn, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Violin 1; Violin 2; Viola; Cello
Printout: 11 pages
Note: This exuberant rondo is the third and final movement of Haydn’s piano trio no. 39. Haydn incorporated traditional Hungarian melodies into the classical rondo form, using alternating maggiores and minores to create an exhilarating piece suitable for gig or concert use.
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