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Land of the Silver Birch

Canadian Folk Song

By Virginia Croft

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String ensemble String Orchestra - Grade 1
Canadian Folk Song. Composed by Virginia Croft. Arranged by Virginia Croft. Carl Fischer Beginning String Orchestra Series. Classical. Score and Parts. With Standard notation. 8 pages. Published by Carl Fischer (CF.BAS25).

Item Number: CF.BAS25

ISBN 0825857988. With Standard notation. Classical.

A rhythmically interesting piece for early string players, Land of the Silver Birch, based on a Canadian melody, is both harmonically rich and compelling. With its Native-American flair, this piece would make a unique addition to any young orchestra conce.

About Carl Fischer Beginning String Orchestra Series

This series of Grade 1 pieces is designed for first year string groups. The pieces in this series are characterized by:ulliLimited parts (often 2nd violin and viola are the same part, cello and bass are same part)/liliLimited keys and rhythms - only simple 8th note patterns/liliLimited independence of parts/liliPlayable after limited study time/liliFirst position and natural bowings/liliPiano for rehearsal and reinforcement/liul/p