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Cole Porter

Begin the Beguine

Instrument line-up: Flexible ensemble (5 Instruments)
Edition: Score and Parts
Composer: Cole Porter
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Arranger: Jan Utbult
Genre: Musical
Series: Flex 5
Publisher: Norsk Noteservice
Order no.: WN261712361
ISMN: 9790261712361
Release: 30.06.2017
Term: 03:18 min


Begin the Beguine is one of the most popular songs by Cole Porter. It was written in 1935 aboard the ocean liner 'Franconia' en route from Indonesia to Fiji. It was later the same year introducted by June Knight as a part of the musical 'Jubilee', premiered at The Imperial Theatre in New York City.
After it's premiere, it has been performed and recorded a numerous times. This arrangement is a freely adaption of the Artie Shaw version.

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