Simple Gifts composed by Traditional. Edited by null. For 2 baritones and 2 tubas. Grade 3. Book. Duration 2 minutes 15 seconds. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.18139).
Popularized by Aaron Copland in his 1944 score for Appalachian Spring, this 19th-century Shaker dance tune lends itself beautifully to the rich sound of a baritone-tuba quartet. This fun-loving, theme-and-variations treatment gives each member of the group interesting material to play. Duration 2:15.