Saxophone Quartet Sheet Music: Funeral March of a Marionette (Score)

ebook Intermediate Level · Funeral march of a marionette--Saxophone Quartet

By Charles Gounod

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Immerse yourself in the playful genius of Gounod with this comprehensive arrangement for Saxophone Quartet (Soprano, Alto, Tenor, and Baritone), bringing his famously humorous composition to life. Crafted to delight and engage musicians and audiences alike, this full version arrangement captures the essence and charm of Gounod's work, making it a perfect addition to any ensemble's repertoire.
This piece, celebrated for its iconic use as the musical theme for "Alfred Hitchcock Presents" and "The Alfred Hitchcock Hour" in the 1960s, bridges classical music with the golden era of television, offering a unique blend of nostalgia and musical excellence. Its association with Alfred Hitchcock's suspenseful vignettes adds an intriguing layer of history and cultural significance, making it a compelling piece for both performance and discussion.
Included with the score are informative pages available in multiple languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese. These resources provide valuable insights into the background of the composition, its historical context, and its lasting impact on both classical music and popular culture. Whether you're a musician seeking to deepen your understanding of Gounod's work or an educator looking for rich material to share with students, these pages offer a depth of knowledge that enhances the overall experience of the piece.
For those looking to explore the arrangement further, a set of parts is available separately, allowing for flexible performance planning. Additionally, an audio demo can be found at, offering a preview of the arrangement's potential and serving as an excellent rehearsal tool.
Whether you're preparing for a concert, hosting a recital, or simply enjoying the art of saxophone music, this arrangement of Gounod's famous humorous piece promises to bring a touch of whimsy and elegance to your musical endeavors. Explore this unique arrangement and let the timeless appeal of Gounod's composition, combined with the rich sound of the saxophone quartet, captivate and enchant audiences of all ages.
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Saxophone Quartet Sheet Music: Funeral March of a Marionette (Score)