Promenade (Gershwin, George)

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For Cello and Piano (Mandozzi)

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Cellofan (2014/3/19)

Performers Sibelius 6 Essentials
Publisher Info. Vienna: Orfeo Mandozzi, 2014
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Sheet Music

Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Cello and Piano (Mandozzi)

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Cellofan (2014/3/16)

Arranger Orfeo Mandozzi
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Orfeo Mandozzi, 2014.
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For Piano solo

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Guifré (2011/5/15)

Editor First edition (reprint)
Publisher. Info. Los Angeles: Chappell & Co. Inc., 1960.
Reprinted The Greatest Songs by George Gershwin (pp.74-77)
Los Angeles: Chappell & Co. Inc., 1979.
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General Information

Work Title Promenade
Alternative. Title Walking the Dog
Composer Gershwin, George
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGG 14
Key C major
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1937
First Performance. 1937
First Publication. 1960
Average DurationAvg. Duration 3 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 2 pianos, chamber orchestra (see below)
External Links Wikipedia article

Navigation etc.

  • Grove Music classifies this as an interlude for the film, for "2 pf, chbr orch, 1937, transcr. pf solo by H. Borne".
  • From the recordings, the orchestration of the chamber orchestra sounds like 1 clarinet, 1 (or 2?) saxophones, trumpet, percussion, 2 pianos, strings