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Neruda Jan Krtitel Jiri Concerto For Trumpet Tp32

Jan Krtitel Jiri Neruda
Concerto in Eb Major

for trumpet and string orchestra

  • Arranger: Edward H. Tarr, Joan Retzke
  • Level: intermediate / advanced
  • Duration: 14'
  • Genre: baroque
  • Composed: c. 1750

Reference: TP32a
Piano reduction (solo part included)


  • Instrumentation: + continuo

  • Publisher: Editions Bim

Audio samples

I. Allegro
II. Largo
III. Vivace


Jan Krtitel Jiri Neruda (1708-1780)

Jan Kltitel Jili Neruda – his forenames mean John the Baptist George – received his education in Prague and for a time played the violin in a theater orchestra there, as did his elder brother by ab... Read more

About Concerto in Eb Major

This Concerto in E flat for horn displays the breath-taking range from c’’ to g’’’. It has, then, more or less the same range as Joseph Haydn’s trumpet concerto. Therefore, Neruda’s concerto is eminently suited for performance as a trumpet concerto and has already been accepted as such into the repertoire.


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