Leo Geyer

Composer and Conductor

Artistic Director:  

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Mozart's Little Star Variations (2016)

by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart arr. chamber orchestra by Leo Gyer

Duration: 6'

Preface

The 25-year-old Mozart composed 12 variations for piano on the French folk song Ah! vous diraj-je, maman, a melody first appearing in 1761 and later used for many children’s songs including Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star. In this arrangement the theme and ten of the variations have been re-imagined for wind orchestra.  

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Instrumentation

2, picc, 2, 2, 2 / 2, 3, 1, 0 / Timp, 3 Perc

Availability

Mozart's Little Star Variations are available to purchase for £50 excluding postage.

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