The French composer and violin virtuoso Jean Baptiste Senaillé wrote around 50 violin sonatas, the most popular of which was Allegro spiritoso. It has had versions transcribed for a wide variety of instruments, but here has been arranged for solo tuba with brass quartet by William Himes.


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Sheet music available from:

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Tuba Soloist (includes bass clef and Eb treble clef parts)

Trumpet 1 in Bb

Trumpet 2 in Bb

Horn (includes parts in Eb & F)

Trombone (includes bass clef and Bb treble clef parts)




Allegro Spiritoso (Tuba Solo with Brass Quartet) Senaillé arr. William Himes