Strauss – Also Sprach Zarathustra Opening – 5 Trumpets

Composer: Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
Duration: 1.5 minutes
Price: £8
Grade: 7-8+
Instrumentation: 5 Bb Trumpets

Made famous in Stanley Kubrick’s 2001 a Space Odyssey and further parodied in countless films, this opening fanfare from the Strauss masterpiece is instantly recognisable by audiences everywhere of all ages. This version was arranged for the students of the National Children’s Orchestra and players from the National Youth Orchestra of Scotland.

Also available in:

8 Trumpets

10 Trumpets

Multi-track Version (10 Trumpets)

Sample Score: