To a Wild Rose (from Woodland Sketches, Op. 51)
Concert Band - Grade 1.5
Composed by Edward MacDowell (1861-1908). Arranged by Robert Sheldon. Concert Band; Score. Sound Innovations for Band. Form: Transcription. Masterwork Arrangement; Romantic. 8 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.41911S).
Item Number: AP.41911S
Eward MacDowell (1860--1908) was best known for his compositions for piano including his suites Woodland Sketches, Sea Pieces, and New England Idylls. Woodland Sketches includes his most popular short piece, "To a Wild Rose." This gentle tune is beautiful in its simplicity, and is scored now for concert band in this very playable setting. (1:40) "To a Wild Rose" correlates to Book 2, Level 2 of Sound Innovations for Concert Band.