String ensemble String Orchestra - Grade 2-2.5
Raindrops. Composed by Keiko Yamada. Carl Fischer Young String Orchestra Series. Classical. Score and Parts. With Standard notation. Published by Carl Fischer (CF.YAS44).
Item Number: CF.YAS44
ISBN 0825863449. Key: D major.
In another marvelous evocation of natural phenomena, Japanese-American composer Keiko Yamada conjures rain on the roof of small village dwellings. Amadare includes some aleatoric elements in the writing and the lush scoring of the lyrical pentatonic material contrasts effectively with the "showers" of pizzicato notes.
About Carl Fischer Young String Orchestra Series
This series of Grade 2/Grade 2.5 pieces is designed for second and third year ensembles. The pieces in this series are characterized by:ulliOccasionally extending to third position/liliKeys carefully considered for appropriate difficulty/liliAddition of separate 2nd violin and viola parts/liliViola T.C. part included/liliIncrease in independence of parts over beginning levels/li/ul/p