“EveningPrayer” is one of the most famous themes from the Opera “Hansel and Gretel” by Englebert Humperdinck.
Atthe end of Scene 2, Gretel reminds Hansel to say their evening prayer. Afterthey pray, they fall asleep on the forest floor. Fourteen angels appear andarrange themselves around the children to protect them as they sleep.
Whatbetter instruments to portray this angelic scene, than the heavenly Horns!
A treble and bass clef part are provided for fourth horn.
“EveningPrayer” is 8th Grade standard. (AMEBAustralia/ Trinity UK).