Strauss – Also Sprach Zarathustra Opening – 8 Trumpets

Composer: Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
Duration: 1.5 minutes
Price: £10
Grade: 7-8+
Instrumentation: 8 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 8 trumpet version is an adaption of the 10 trumpets edition for the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire in original concert C major.

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