Entry to the Senate (from Julius Caesar)


Description: orchestra

Duration (mins): 5

Genre: Orchestral - Full Orchestra

Instrumentation: picc.3.2.ca.2.bcl.2 – 4.3.2.btrbn.1 – timp – perc(3): 3 SD/ cyms/ 2 tam-t/ susp.cym/ BD/ glsp – harp – keyboard - strings

First Performance: March 1983, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK: Royal Shakespeare Company/Dir. Ron Daniels


Starring Peter McEnery and David Schofield, this production featured a spectacular senate scene, complete with the organ of Coventry Cathedral. A battalion of brass players surrounded the auditorium, fanfaring the imminent death of Caesar himself.

Nigel Hess - Myra Music © 2019