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Honegger, King David instrumentation


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Thanks to all who answered my query regarding instrumentation for KING DAVID.

The "small" (original) instrumentation for Honegger's KING DAVID is:
2 flutes (one doubling piccolo)
1 oboe (doubling English Horn)
2 clarinets (one doubling bass clarinet)
2 trumpets
1 French Horn
1 Bassoon
1 Trombone
celesta
piano
harmonium
string bass
timbales
percussion (cymbales, tambour, grosse caisse, gong, tambourine)

Ravel later reorchestrated the piece for full orchestra.



Terry Sanford, Choir Director
Hixson High School, Chattanooga, TN
trsanfor(a)bellsouth.net

on July 30, 2007 10:00pm
Is there any published edition of Honegger's King David full score available? (Preferably the original version)
Thank you for any information