A Set of Pieces for Theatre or Chamber Orchestra (Ives, Charles)
This work may not be in the public domain in the US (due to first publication with the required notice after 1922) in the EU and those countries where the copyright term is life+70 years. However, it is public domain in Canada (where IMSLP is hosted) and in other countries (China, Japan, S. Korea) where the copyright term is life+50 years.
Arrangements and Transcriptions
In the Inn (No.2)
For Piano solo
|Work Title||A Set of Pieces for Theatre or Chamber Orchestra|
|Additional Copyright Info||Possibly public domain in EU and other 70 pma countries.|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
I. flute or oboe ad lib., english horn, timpani, piano, violins, violas, cellos
II. clarinet in B♭, bassoon (or baritone saxophone in E♭), timpani, piano, violin, viola, cello
III. bells, harps horn, violins, violas, piano (2 players), cellos, basses
See comments on last page of score for information on substitutions.
- The string parts in no.1 are listed in the plural, those in no.2 are listed in the singular.
- In no.2, though the instrumentation on the first page is as listed above, there is an instruction at rehearsal letter O for the clarinet to play "8va ad lib., if more than 2 Violins or if Flute is playing here with 1st Violin", 2 bars later "Clar. lower notes if Fl. plays", and 1 bar later, "[no trombone]".
- The last page of the score has some good information on the history of theatre orchestras, and suggestions for substitutions of instruments.