Composed by Percy Aldridge Grainger (1882-1961). Arranged by Robert Sheldon. Concert Band. Command Series. Audio recording available separately (items CL.WFR191 & CL.WFR315). Classical. Score and set of parts. Composed 1999. Duration 2 minutes, 33 seconds. Published by C.L. Barnhouse (CL.012-2970-00).
Item Number: CL.012-2970-00
Incredible music based on a "fiddle" tune as transcribed by Percy Grainger. Robert Sheldon's delightful arrangement transforms the Grainger music into a exquisite band classic which is destined to become a standard of band literature.
About C.L. Barnhouse Command Series
The Barnhouse Command Series includes works at grade levels 2, 2.5, and 3. This series is designed for middle school and junior high school bands, as well as high school bands of smaller instrumentation or limited experience. Command Series publications have a slightly larger instrumentation than the Rising Band Series, and are typically of larger scope, duration, and musical content.