The Carnival of Venice


The Carnival of Venice by Jean Baptiste Arban
Arranged by Donald Hunsberger
United States Navy Concert Band
conductor: Capt. Brian Walden
cornet soloist: Musician 1st Class John Armstrong

The folk tune, “The Carnival of Venice,” has become one of the most utilized melodies to demonstrate instrumental virtuosity in a theme and variations-style piece.
This was recorded in May of 2015 at the Hylton Performing Arts Center, Manassas, Vir.