A Verdi Salute for Concert Band, score and parts. Duration 7 mins.
This work brings fragments from three of Giuseppe Verdi’s operas together in a single composition. Opening the work is the Triumphal March from Aida. Next come two notable motifs from La forza del destino, before the famous Anvil Chorus from Il Trovatore. Wil van der Beek’s arrangement for concert band is a rousing hit with opera melodies that everyone knows and loves.