At last, there is a collection of sound files to go along with the PDF files on the Woodwind Quintet Archive, Volume 1. Now you can finally play through your quintets and hear what they are really supposed to sound like.
- It is designed to work with the sheet music PDF files on the Woodwind Quintet PDF sheet music archive, Volume 1. If you don't already have it, you can get it here.
- All of our Sound Files work on both PC and Mac.
- There is no sheet music in this archive. It consists only of MP3 Files - These files provide high quality sound and can be played by your computer, your home stereo system or even through your phone or tablet.
- This archive has more than 24 hours of music on it!
- Much of the music from the Woodwind Quintet PDF Archive, Volume 1 is included in this archive, but not all of the music is included. Scroll down to see the complete list of music included.
Each piece for Woodwind Quintet has two files:
- A complete recording with all the parts playing
- A second recording with the French Horn part removed. You play your instrument part along with the recording.
All of the pieces include taps to get you started or to help you through parts where there is no accompaniment. This is computer generated music rendered with high quality software that makes it sound like the real thing. Some of Reicha's quintets get going quite fast, so we have included recordings for some of the movements slowed down about 15% so they still sound good, but are also playableSee the complete list of music included in this sound files archive here.