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Ombra mai fù | Serse, HWV 40

ComposerGeorg Friedrich Händel
Arranger David Cason
PublisherCantabile Music
Genre Classical / Arrangement
Instrumentation Violin, Viola, Cello
Scored forQuartet
Type of scoreParts
Key F major
Movement(s) 1 to 1 from 1
Duration 4'0"
Year of composition 1738
The aria "Ombra mai fù" from "Serse" (HWV 40) by Georg Friedrich Händel, arranged for string quartet.

Sometimes identified as "Largo from Xerxes" -- though the original tempo marking is Larghetto -- this piece is frequently requested at weddings.

This GigReady edition is easy to read and includes measure numbers on every measure, rehearsal marks on major sections, and optimized page turns.

Newly arranged from the original score, with special attention given to original bowings and dynamics.

Set of four parts.

Upload date: 27 Dec 2012