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Galop

By Douglas Townsend

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String orchestra String Orchestra - Grade 2-2.5
Composed by Douglas Townsend. Carl Fischer Young String Orchestra Series. Classical. Score and Parts. With Standard notation. Carl Fischer #YAS0020. Published by Carl Fischer (CF.YAS20).

Item Number: CF.YAS20

ISBN 825854873. Key: C major.

One of the most popular dances of the 19th century, the galop was said to have originated from the rhythm of the hooves of horses, as they would beat on the ground or on the street. As the title implies, this piece is very lively but also includes strong melodic content. Well crafted, Galop is a delightful fun piece perfect as lighter repertoire for your concert programs.

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:
--Occasionally extending to third position
--Keys carefully considered for appropriate difficulty
--Addition of separate 2nd violin and viola parts
--Viola T.C. part included
--Increase in independence of parts over beginning levels

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