Mock Morris (English Country Dance). Composed by Percy Aldridge Grainger (1882-1961). Arranged by David Giardiniere. Orchestra. For strings w/ vln 3. Part(s); Score; String Orchestra. Belwin Beginning String Orchestra. Form: Dance. 20th Century; Folk. Grade 2.5. 144 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.35903).
The Morris dance has been performed throughout the English countryside since the time of William Shakespeare. Grainger was so taken by the form that he wrote his own melodies for the dance to great success! This sparkling arrangement offers young players the joy of this dance described as "always merry and bright." Guaranteed to get the toes tapping in your audience.