Larghetto from "Xerxes" HWV40 (Score & Parts)-4BSN or 5BSN
Composer: Handel, Georg Friedrich
Larghetto from "Xerxes" HWV 40
for four bassoons or five bassoons
by Georg Friedrich Handel (1685-1759)- German Baroque composer
Arranged by Trevor Cramer. The fourth bassoon part and the contrabassoon part are basically identical. Thus, this arrangement may be performed as a quartet of four bassoons (or three bassoons and contrabassoon) or as a quintet with the bass line doubled.