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||Ecossaise for Dance Orchestra
||Ecossaise für Tanzorchester
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|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||piccolo flute (E♭), clarinet (B♭), 2 horns (F), strings (no violas)
The composer names the flute Flauto 3o Octavo, a piccolo flute (flautino) tuned in E♭. It was favored particularly in military circles (see Vienna Symphonic Library) but is also found in other 19th century music like the symphonic poem Die Weihe der Töne by Louis Spohr (1784–1859), Op.86.