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Bizet Symphony in C New Tympani Part

Unless you like really nasty clashes between the kettle drums and the bass line (Schumann would have been proud), you’re better off cleaning up Bizet’s writing. My solution uses three drums without resorting to excessive retuning.

Dvorak Vodník op. 107 Redistribution of Tuba Part

New Trombone I, II, III Parts
Between rehearsal 23-24 there is a four part brass chorale. In order to accommodate several low notes, Dvorak added a second Tuba for 24 bars (!), as there are several low notes that a single-bore trombone can’t play. A modern trombone with an F trigger can cover all of the notes.