2(1.2Picc)2(1.2EH)22 / 22*10 / Timp** + 1 / hp / ***orchestral strings
*trombone doubles on euphonium, or add tuba
**assumes Timpanist also plays other percussion; if not, Timp + 2
***The number of string players is at the discretion of the orchestra. Minimum 126.96.36.199.2; maximum 10.8.6.6.4. The number of books supplied is 188.8.131.52.3.
All music is supplied by Platypus Theatre in the form of bound books for each musician. A score with all text cues is also supplied as well as a rehearsal CD and a DVD for the use of the conductor and stage crew.
Trudel, Alain - Overture
Handel, George Frederic - “Hornpipe” from The Water Music
Black, James Milton (arr. Trudel) - When the Saints Come Marching In
Handel, George Frideric - “The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba” from Solomon
Abreu, Zequina (arr. Trudel) - Tico-tico
Trudel, Alain - Charlotte’s Journey
Trudel, Alain - The Brilliant Brass
Trudel, Alain - The Sumptuous Strings
Trudel, Alain - The Wonderful Woodwinds
Trudel, Alain - The Prodigious Percussion
Trudel, Alain - The Simply Superlative Symphony
Grieg, Edvard - “Air” from Holberg Suite, Op.40
Mozart, W.A. (arr. Trudel) - Variations on “Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star”
This performance requires the services of two artists from Platypus Theatre: one performers and a stage manager.
Lighting can be varied to suit facility.
Presenter must supply one flesh-coloured, inconspicuous microphone (Sennheiser MKE 2 Gold or similar) that can be hooked over the ear or attached to the face.
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Charlotte as a School Concert
Each Platypus Theatre program is tailored to suit both the primary (kindergarten to third grade) and junior divisions (fourth to seventh grade). Our in-depth and relevant study guides were developed by teachers, with separate activities by grade level and curriculum that meet or exceed most state and provincial standards for arts education.