Giancarlo Castro D'Addona (*1980)
Giancarolo Castro was born 1980 in Barquisimeto (Venezuela), in a family of musicians. He began as a trumpet player and later as a composer in “El Sistema*”. He studied at the conservatory of music Vicente Emilio Sojo in Barquisimeto and then at the University Institute of Musical Studies in Caracas. His compositions range from academic music to Latin music and some of them have been recorded by...
About Grand Fanfare
An exciting and virtuosic showpiece
An exciting and virtuosic showpiece composed for the Venezuelan Brass Ensemble which stems from the famous Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela. Grand Fanfare gave its name to a DVD of the ensemble et also appears on an Album released by EMI.
- Soprano & solo cornet, repiano cornet, 2nd and 3rd cornet, fluegelhorn, 3 horns, 2 baritones, 3 trombones, euphonium, Eb-bass, Bb-bass, timpani, percussions (triangle, cymbals, snare drum, bass drum, tubular bells, xylophone)
- Editions Bim