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Chaconne by Brian Wilshere is a lively and upbeat dance piece that mirrors the charm of the English countryside. Perfectly suited for young concert bands, it features a seamless interplay of several themes that culminate in an exhilarating finale. The piece is designed to keep the audience engaged and entertained with its cheerful melodies and foot-tapping rhythms. With its fun and light-hearted nature, Chaconne is sure to be a crowd-pleaser at any concert or performance.


Duration c. 3'

Difficulty: Grade 2


Instrumentation and number of parts included:

Conductor Score (1)

1st Flute (3)

2nd Flute (3)

Oboe (2)

Bassoon (2)

1st Clarinet in B-flat (4)

2nd Clarinet in B-flat (4)

Bass Clarinet (2)

Alto Saxophone (4)

Tenor Saxophone (3)

Baritone Saxophone (2)

1st Trumpet in B-flat (3)

2nd Trumpet in B-Flat (3)

Horn in F (3)

Trombone (3)

Euphonium (2)

   Alternative Treble Clef Baritone (2)

Tuba (2)

Timpani (1)

Percussion I (1)

   Tubular Bells or Glockenspiel

Percussion II (1)

   Snare Drum

Percussion III, IV (2)

   Cymbals, Bass Drum

Chaconne - Wilshere

SKU: G0028*
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