Chime Soloist

On the Beautiful Blue Danube

  World renowned for his composition of Viennese waltzes, "On the Beautiful Blue Danube" is one of Johann Strauss II's most famous. With a slow tempo, no sixteenth notes, very few eighth notes and no key changes, this piece is easy enough that even a novice should be able to accomplish ringing it. Set in F Major, it is 101 measures.
 Composer:Strauss, Johann
 Arranger:Doran, Tim & Price, Betty J.
 Less than a full Handbell Choir: Solo Ringer
 Classification:Concert Compact Disc Classical Composers Classical Music Secular 
 Technique:No Special Technique, may go well with chimes  
 Voicing: Handbells, No Choral  
 Instrument: Handbells OR Chimes  
 Season: All Year  
 Bells Used: Two Octaves(16)  
 Stock Number: MCE1103   2 Octave Handbell Solo with Fully Orchestrated Accompaniment CD