"Christmas Overture"

 for Orchestra

交響曲「Christmas Overture (クリスマス序曲)」

Full Score (full orch. version)(総譜)

Full Score (without woodwinds)(総譜)

 Digital Score is available. / ライセンス楽譜購入可

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Christmas Overture

YouTube Video List

 Version without Woodwinds

Instrumentation / 楽器編成

1 Flute            Woodwinds are optional.
1 Piccolo
1 Oboe
1 English Horn
2 Clarinets in Bb
2 Bassoons

4 Horns in F
3 Trumpets in C
2 Tenor Trombones
1 Bass Trombone
1 Tuba

3 Percussion Parts

  • Bass Drum, Snare Drum,
  • Piatti, Suspended Cymbal, Wind Chime, Sleigh Bells (Jingle Bells)
  • Glockenspiel, , Tubular Bells
  • Gong (optional, only if there is 4th player)

Celesta (This part is optional but preffered, and it could be substituted with Piano)


  • Violin I
  • Violin II
  • Viola
  • Cello
  • Double Bass

about the Commission and the Premiere

 The work was commissioned by the Cappellen Orchesetra (Czech), and premiered by the Orchestra on Dec. 28, 2012 and Jan 6, 2013.


 この作品は「Cappellen Orchestra」(チェコ)による委嘱作品で、初演は2012年12月28日と2013年1月6日に同オーケストラによって行なわれました。