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Orb and sceptre
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Orb and Sceptre is a march for orchestra written by Sir William Walton for the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II on 2 June The Crown Jewels of the United Kingdom, originally the Crown Jewels of England, are St Edward's Crown (top right), the orb (top left), and the sovereign's sceptres and ring. Overview. Country, United Kingdom. Location, Jewel House. Seen as two of the most authoritative Monarchical symbols, the orb and sceptre are used at the coronation of each new Sovereign, full of.
William Walton Edited by David Lloyd-Jones. Orb and Sceptre. Hire material - original version. Forces or Category: Full orchestra. Orchestration: picc, 2 fl, 2 ob, . Another fantastically royal piece from William Walton, which received its premiere at the coronation. It calls to mind the 'Globus cruciger' (or, cross-bearing orb).