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Night on Bare Mountain

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From the Publisher

Mussorgsky never heard this piece performed in his lifetime, certainly not in this version, the most famous which was compiled by Rimsky-Korsakov from all the various versions Mussorgsky composed. The piece depicts an assembly of witches on the Bare Mountain near Kiev, and is a perpetual whirlwind of terror that lasts until the church bell sounds at dawn. This is a challenging arrangement that will test every player's tonguing and finger dexterity.

Difficulty guide: 8-9
Difficulty level, roughly compared to ABRSM exam grades. 0 is beginner, 9 is advanced (beyond grade 8).

Item Details


  • Part 1: Piccolo
  • Part 2: Flute
  • Part 3: Oboe
  • Part 4: Oboe doubling on Cor Anglais
  • Part 5: Bb Clarinet
  • Part 6: Bassoon
  • Part 7: Bassoon or Contrabassoon
Category: Music for Larger Wind Group
Publisher: Wonderful Winds
Publisher's reference: PXM003
Our Stock Code: 1348811
Media Type: Paperback - Score and parts