The Last Rose of Summer (Alto Saxophone, Flute and Trumpet Solos). Arranged by Mark Williams. Concert Band. Concert Band; SmartMusic. Challenger Band Series. Grade 2. Conductor Score & Parts. 124 pages. Duration 3:00:00. Published by Alfred Music (AP.24643).
This beautiful arrangement of a favorite Irish folk song utilizes colorful scoring and features solos for alto saxophone, flute and trumpet. This gorgeous melody is also known (with a different set of words) as "The Groves of Blarney", and was featured in a popular 19th-century opera, "Martha", by German composer Friedrick von Flotow. Great for developing tone quality, blend, balance and independence, this work will be a treasured addition to your young band library for years to come. This title is available through SmartMusic.
Solo with ensemble.