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The Queen's Farewell (score & parts) - 2OB/2BSN (optional CBSN)

Composer: Paisable, Jacques

Publisher: Chris Weait

Edition: 59532


The Queen's Farewell 
to commemorate the passing of Queen Mary II (1662-1695)
from John Bannister's "The Sprightly Companion", London, 1695
for two oboes and two bassoons, with optional contrabassoon and English horn
by Jacques Paisable (1656-1721)-also known as James Peasable or James Paisible, was a French baroque composer and recorder virtuoso who lived and worked in London for about forty years

Transcribed and arranged by Christopher Weait (b. 1939)- American composer, bassoonist, and pedagogue. The first bassoon part comes with an alternate version for English horn. Also available for woodwind ensemble as CW6907
Duration: 2:45