Johann Pachelbel was a talented composer, organist, and teacher who lived during the Baroque era. “Canon” is by far his most famous work. If you’ve been to a wedding, it’s possible you’ve heard this work – it accompanies many brides down the aisle. It’s steady pace is perfect for entrance of a bride, and incidentally its also very useful for practicing musical scales in slow tempo.
HomeOrchestra arrangements of classical music standards is a very desirable addition to a school orchestra repertoire. It allows to choose a member of any group – keyboards, strings, woodwinds or brass – and give them an unprecedented opportunity to shine as a soloist of a symphonic orchestra from the youngest age!
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Credits: Grigory Kislitsyn, guitar / Kirill Britkov, cello / Konstantin Kuzmin, piano / Sergei Burov and Elizabeth Smirnova, violin / “Gnessin Virtuosi” youth orchestra / Mikhail Khokhlov, conductor.