Pagodas by Richard Meyer. Orchestra. String Orchestra. String Orchestra. Grade 4. Conductor Score & Parts. 124 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.20589).
Full of exotic colors and beautiful, modal harmonies, Pagodas is the perfect vehicle to highlight all the sections of the advanced high school string orchestra. An original Asian-flavored theme, introduced by first violins, is followed by four unique, contrasting variations. The rich variety of moods showcased in this piece are sure to catch the interest of director, students and audiences alike.