The Camilla Polka


This short, graceful polka is arranged to be accessible for the advanced high school player and beyond. Gonzaga’s lovely melody makes a perfect concert opener or closer, and brings diversity to programs of all levels. Great as an approachable though challenging contest piece for high school level players as a technical option.

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The Camilla Polka, by Francisca Gonzaga (1847-1935) arr. Hersey 

Arrangements available:

  • Unaccompanied Solo: Trumpet, Horn, Trombone, Euphonium or Tuba
  • Low Brass Duo
  • Tuba Euphonium Quartet
  • Brass Quartet
  • Trombone Quartet
Performance time is 2 minutes for the solo versions and 3 minutes for the ensemble versions.

Duo includes versions for trombone/euphonium and bass trombone/tuba. Euphonium parts include treble clef option.

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Includes: Solo or Quartet Part(s) (PDF)
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Unaccompanied Solo

This piece is available as a solo work, arranged for unaccompanied trumpet, horn, trombone, euphonium (bass and treble clef parts included) and tuba. Choose from versions for trumpet in Bb, horn in F, trombone, euphonium (bass and treble clef parts included) and tuba.


The brass quartet version is arranged for two trumpets, horn and trombone, and also includes a substitute part for the horn to be performed on trombone for a version arranged for two trumpets and two trombones.