Luigi Boccherini is mostly remembered for his courtly and galante style of music. A perfect example of that would be his menuet for string quartet in E-major. It is a typical representation of the Rococo style for which Boccherini was a pioneer, exhibiting charm, lightness and optimism.
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!
Credits: Maria Kirillova, clarinet / “Gnessin Virtuosi” Youth Orchestra /Mikhail Khokhlov, conductor