Divertimento 2: Music for Nine Wind Instruments

Ladislav Kubik
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SMC SU336FS/ HL 3776232

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Detailed Instrumentation: 
Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn in F, 2 Trumpets in C, Trombone, Tuba
The orchestration for Ladislav Kubik's Divertimento II "Music for Nine Wind Instruments" combines two standard quintets: Wind Quintet and Brass Quintet (the F Horn, which belongs to both of these ensembles, is represented only once.)  Each of the nine parts is intended for performance by one player.  The composition was commissioned by the National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors (NACWPI).  Recorded by the FSU Faculty Wind Ensemble, Matthew Inskster conducting CD Col Legno/Qualiton (200072 1CD; Ladislav Kubík: Chamber Music II)