Excerpt from opera “Carmen”

Level : 1 – novice

practice instructions PDF
music sheet PDF
“soloist plus orchestra” demo MP3
“minus soloist” play-along mp3
Synthesia video tutorial

Length: 1min 22sec

Format: downloadable

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Habanera is a folk dance of Havana, or as Spanish pronounce it – La Habana. George Bizet’s “Habanera” is the popular name for this infamous aria from “Carmen”, it’s actual title is “L’amour est un oiseau rebelle” (“Love is a rebellious bird”). It is the entrance aria of the title character, Carmen. This aria is a highlight of famous mezzo-soprano singers, such as Maria Callas, and has been covered for every instruments and ensemble of classical music. Here is HomeOrchestra’s rendition for classical guitar and orchestra.

HomeOrchestra arrangements of classical music standards will help you feel like a professional from first steps. Listen to “the Demo” file, where songs are featured exactly as they finally should sound, with HomeOrchestra’s soloist and the orchestra. Practice with our music sheet, then play our “play-along” track, step in as a soloist, and enjoy leading a full-scale symphonic orchestra in the comfort of your home!