original piano transcription of Jacques Offenbach’s famous “Can Can” in D major – the ‘Galop infernal’ from the play ‘Orphée aux Enfers’
composition date: 1858
transcription date: 2011 (October 16 – 31)
complete piano solo transcription / arrangement (of this scene) with composed ending
YouTube channel (embedded links below)
My own version for piano, with a few liberties here and there.
The score I found did not match the recording I was using as reference in the finale, so I just rolled up my composer’s sleeves.