Dorian Haiku composed by Scott Watson. Concert Band. Concert Band; Part(s); Score. Challenger Band Series. Grade 1.5. 128 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.41921).
In "Dorian Haiku," two centuries-old cultural artifacts---one Western (the Dorian mode) and one Eastern (Haiku poetry)---are fused together, resulting in an engaging and beautiful composition for intermediate band. This unique work offers many wonderful opportunities for teaching both musical and cross-curricular concepts. (4:00)