Le Lac des Cygnes- Trumpet Quartet

Instrumentation- Cornet Solo, two trumpets, one flugel
Composer- Tchaikovsky
Length- 1:00
Difficulty- M
Range – Low A to G above the staff
Endurance- 2
Finger technique- 2
Counting ability- 2
Ensemble difficulty- 2

This is a very light and cornet styled number by Tchaikovsky which had been a very popular number at our concerts. It sounds more difficult than it really is. It can be played by four trumpets but I like to do it in a more traditional cornet framing.

Listen to the sample La Lac des Cygnes
View 1st trumpet part La Lac des Cygnes