CLM004b Lift Thine Eyes - Mendelssohn, F.


from Elijah

This trio was originally written for a host of angels. Its delicate harmonies and gentle syncopation certainly have a spiritual feel while drama comes in the form of quietly insistent fugal phrases and some sweeping dynamic contrast.

Grading: 4+

Duration:  1'45

Composer: Mendelssohn, F.

Arranger: Blackmore, D.C.

Instrumentation: Clarinet Trio: 2 Bb Cls, Acl or Bcl.

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