A Percy Grainger Portrait (Featuring: Irish Tune from County Derry / Mock Morris / My Robin Is to the Greenwood Gone / Children's March: Over the Hills and Far Away). By Percy Aldridge Grainger (1882-1961). Arranged by Douglas E. Wagner. Concert Band. Concert Band; SmartMusic. Belwin Concert Band. 20th Century; Folk. Grade 3. Conductor Score & Parts. 232 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.32521).
The boundless energy and passion for life of Australian-born composer Percy Aldridge Grainger is reflected in the four works included in this eclectic sampling of his music: "Irish Tune From County Derry," "Mock Morris," "My Robin Is To The Greenwood Gone," and closing with "Children's March: Over the Hills and Far Away." Combining Grainger's genius with a contemporary scoring by Douglas Wagner, this one is a sure-fire winner!
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