Frith - The Big Top - Brass QuintetCherry Classics
Frith, John – THE BIG TOP, a Circus Suite for Brass Quintet
“THE BIG TOP” , is a 12 minute work in 8 movements for Brass Quintet inspired by the excitement, thrill and expectation of the circus. Although Mr. Frith has never attended a circus personally, the magic of them was conveyed to him through television shows and films he watched as a boy.
In 2009 he added to the first movement, “Circus Clowns”, which was composed years before and arranged the entire suite for Brass Quintet.
The 8 movements are titled as follows:
- CIRCUS CLOWNS
- THE TRICK CYCLIST
- PEEP-SHOW PRINCESS
- ELEPHANTS ON PARADE
- BARE-BACK RIDER
- TRAPEZE ARTIST
- THE TUMBLERS
- GRAND FINALE
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