Fucik – Entry of the Gladiators (Dectet)

Composer: Julius Fucik (1872-1916)
Duration: 3 minutes
Price: £15
Grade: 5-8
Instrumentation: Brass Dectet and Percussion

Trumpet 1 to 4 in Bb
French Horn
3 Trombones
Bass Trombone
Optional Perc: Cymbals/Triangle, Snare Drum, Bass Drum

Entry of the Gladiators is a lively march most commonly known as a circus theme. Instantly recognisable and joyful, this arrangement is perfect for any children’s concert, entertainment programme or even street event. It translates very easily to other instruments and keys so a lower level transcription for alternative instrumentation is an easy fit – get in touch! The Brass trio version can be found here.

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