Norwegian Dance No. 2 composed by Edvard Grieg (1843-1907). Arranged by Michael Story. Concert Band. Concert Band. Belwin Young Band. Masterwork Arrangement; Romantic. Grade 2. Conductor Score & Parts. 120 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.BD9659).
Edvard Grieg is considered the most important Norwegian composer from the nationalist-Romantic period. That emphasis on the melodic/harmonic flow so important to the style of the time is supremely evident in this transcription for your concert band. Teaching opportunities abound, both musically and historically. This piece will prove to be useful year after year. (duration 2:32).