Overture to “Messiah” by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) arranged for brass quintet by Jari Villanueva
Score, 2 Trumpets in Bb, Horn in F, Trombone, and Tuba. Substitute parts for Eb Horn and TC Baritone provided Handel's ever-popular oratorio is performed each year around Christmas. It received its premiere in Dublin on April 13, 1742. This setting of the overture is arranged for brass quintet and is a great addition to any holiday concert.