Duet For Cornet and Sop??!!!

Discussion in 'The Rehearsal Room' started by IckleSop, Aug 17, 2003.

  1. IckleSop

    IckleSop Active Member

    Leisa and I have decided to play a duet but we dont have a clue what to do??!!! We dont want something cheesy like Two For Tops or something as common as Two commards can anyone help???
  2. leisa

    leisa Active Member

    Hiya yeh we want to do one in the college xmas concert if anyone has any ideas??
  3. Janet Watkins

    Janet Watkins Member

    The first one which springs to my mind for Sop + Bb cornet is:

    The Flower Duet by Bizet (used by BA for their ads)
    Arranged by Gorgon Langford, published by Chandos.



    :idea: Would it work as a Bass Duet?!?!!? :idea:
  4. Highams

    Highams Member

    Dare I mention the 'Tit-Larks' ?

    Recorded by John Berryman & David Jones with the old GUS Band, published by B & H.

  5. Maestro

    Maestro Active Member

    I believe the xylophone duet, the two imps, has been done for cornets.
    No idea who by though, or who is the publisher. Sorry, thats all I can think of that's original anyway.
  6. markyboy

    markyboy Member

    How about 'Pie Jesu'?
    I know its written for sop and flugel but it works just as well with cornet instead.
  7. leisa

    leisa Active Member

    Yeh bex that Pie Jesu is really good ive heard it!!! Sos the Flower duet
  8. neiltwist

    neiltwist Active Member

    i reckon pie jesu
  9. Straightmute

    Straightmute Active Member

    Two Imps is by Kenneth Alford and was published by Boosey's I think. It's still available and in the Just Music catalogue.

    Works best on xylo's though...

  10. LU-Brasser

    LU-Brasser Member

    PIE JESU, I have played it 2 years before with my sister (she played it on Bb-Cornet), its a wonderful piece...
  11. PeterBale

    PeterBale Moderator Staff Member

    In the Salvation Army repertoire there is an excellent duet for soprano and Bb cornet by Erik Leidzen entitled "The Cleansing Stream".
  12. flashbarry

    flashbarry Member

    Frank Bryce composed a duet for two sops entitled Scherzophrenia for the Virtuoso Band of Great Britain. Kirklees publish it with the second sop part as an optional Bb cornet part. It sounds really good and is something different.
  13. lilcornetgirl

    lilcornetgirl Member

    I think that Pie Jesu or the Flower Duet it is such a nice tune and it would so suit sop and Bb cornet.

    Anyway whatever you do Good Luck.

    lov lilcornetgirl
  14. leisa

    leisa Active Member

    Becky said Schizopphreniua ive never heard that!?? im think in pie jesuy???? BECKY
  15. Johan

    Johan New Member

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  16. ju33les

    ju33les Member

    Leisa, someone we both know is currently sulking because u haven't asked him to do an arrangement for u!! :?
  17. sparkling_quavers

    sparkling_quavers Active Member

    Just don't let him write a glock part in it! :shock:
  18. IckleSop

    IckleSop Active Member

    Yeah I told you that was a good duet, ive hurd peter roberts and brian evans play it!!!! Pie jesus :) yeah maybe!!!!
  19. rutribal

    rutribal Member

    Or a sop part, unless I get some rests lol

    Tim I be messing, keep up the great work. Just remember we'll save it for That There Rainy Day.
  20. How about Tubular Bells by Mike Oldfield? :idea:

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