Selections From Songs Without Words, Volume 2 composed by Felix Bartholdy Mendelssohn (1809-1847). Arranged by Harry Stanton. For flute, oboe, Bb clarinet, french horn and bassoon. Woodwind Quintet. Grade 4. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.16988).
The Felix Mendelssohn collection "Songs Without Words" is a set of many short piano character pieces. Although firmly entrenched in the Romantic idiom, some of these delightful pieces foreshadow the Impressionistic style. The pieces in this collection have been expertly adapted for woodwind quintet by Harry Stanton.