About 'Judex from Mors et Vita'
Gounod, Charles (biography)
June 17, 1818
October 18, 1893
Charles Francois Gounod (June 17, 1818 - October 18, 1893) was a French composer, best known for his opera Faust.
Mors et Vita ('Death and Life') was premiered in Birmingham in 1885, and featured a judge, who sits on a throne, intoning his judgments. That judge (Judex) has possibly the most beautiful music in the whole piece and is often played as a stand alone piece
|Score Type:||Arrangement for Clarinet and Piano|
|Score Key:||F major (Sounding Pitch) G major (Clarinet in Bb) (View more F major Music for Clarinet )|
|Time Signature:||4/4 (View more 4/4 Music)|
|Tempo Marking:||Andante Maestoso|
|Number of Pages:||3|
|Difficulty:||Easy Level: Recommended for Beginners with some playing experience|