Sarabande, from Iphegenie in Aulis (string quartet)
Title: Sarabande, from the opera Iphegenie in Aulis
Composer: Christoph Gluck, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Violin 1; Violin 2; Viola; Cello
Printout: 4 pages
Note: This sarabande is dramatic and somewhat foreboding, yet it can provide an oft-needed contrast to prelude or reception music. Both violin parts are playable on flute or oboe.