Sicilian Medley--Brass Quintet score & parts

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By Francesco Leone

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"Sicilian Medley": A Celebration of Sicilian Folklore for Brass Quintet by Francesco Leone
Delight in the vibrant spirit of Sicily with "Sicilian Medley," an exquisite collection of popular Sicilian songs ("Vitti 'na crozza," "Ciuri Ciuri," "E vui durmiti ancora!" and "Luna mezz'o mare") arranged for brass quintet by Francesco Leone. This intermediate-level arrangement captures the heart and soul of Sicilian culture, bringing to life its rich musical heritage through the expressive capabilities of brass instruments. From the hauntingly beautiful melodies to the lively, rhythmic dances, this medley offers a diverse and engaging musical experience.
Arrangement Features:
  • Instrumentation: The ensemble includes B♭ Trumpets 1 and 2, French Horn in F, Trombone, and Tuba, crafted to balance the rustic charm of Sicilian folk music with the refined sound of a brass quintet. Each piece within the medley transitions smoothly into the next, maintaining a cohesive and captivating musical journey.
  • Alternative Parts: Accommodating a range of brass ensembles, alternative parts are provided for E♭ Horn, B♭ Trombone in treble clef, and both E♭ and B♭ Tuba in treble clef. These options ensure that groups of various configurations can perform the medley, allowing for greater flexibility and inclusivity.
  • Set of Parts (9): The e-book comes complete with a full score and nine individual parts, all meticulously arranged to ensure a rewarding rehearsal and performance experience. The clear notation and thoughtful arrangement allow intermediate-level musicians to navigate the pieces confidently, focusing on the expressive and technical aspects of the performance.
  • Exclusive Online Resources:
    Enhance your ensemble's preparation with the audio demo available at This resource is invaluable for understanding the arrangement's intended phrasing, dynamics, and tempo, providing a solid reference point for interpretation and style. It's an essential aid for both practice and ensemble cohesion, ensuring a polished and authentic rendition of the medley.
    Experience the Essence of Sicily with Your Brass Quintet:
    Francesco Leone's "Sicilian Medley" invites intermediate brass quintets to explore the enchanting world of Sicilian folk music. Whether performing at a concert, community event, or simply for the love of regional music, this arrangement offers a unique opportunity to celebrate the beauty and diversity of Sicilian songs. Embark on a musical voyage to Sicily and let your ensemble bring the island's cherished melodies to life, creating an unforgettable musical experience for performers and audiences alike.
    Sicilian Medley--Brass Quintet score & parts