Alry Publications / FB102
Habanera (Solo Flute and Concert Band)
Borne, Georges Bizet/Francois / Johnston, Matt
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The famous Habanera from Carmen has been extracted from the ever-popular Carmen Fantasy and crafted into a solo piece with concert band, perfect as an encore! The work opens with a fanfare and cadenza, followed by a statement of the Habanera, followed by the second variation from original. Suitable for bands of all ages, this arrangement features a colorful, yet light accompaniment to this flute solo. Instrumentation: Solo Flute, Flute 1/2, Oboe, Bassoon, Clarinet 1/2/3, Bass Clarinet, Alto Saxophone 1/2, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Trumpet 1/2, Horn 1/2, Trombone 1/2, Euphonium (BC and TC), Tuba, Timpani, Castanets/Snare Drum, Triangle
Voicing/Instrument: Solo Flute and Concert Band