Bucolic Suite composed by Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958). Edited by Julian Rushton. For full orchestra (2 flutes (II+piccolo), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, percussion, harp, strings). Level C-D (moderately difficult - difficult). Study score. 144 pages. Duration 20'. Published by Oxford University Press (OU.9780193379558).
ISBN 9780193379558. 10 x 7 inches.
This is the first publication of this early work for orchestra, which was completed in November 1900 and first performed in March 1902. This four-movement work shows evidence of the composer's emerging musical style and sure grasp of orchestral techniques, and publication will be welcomed by all aficionados of his music.