P008 The Mountain Shepherdess - Pugh, A.


This piece is based around a lilting minor melody, which depicts a young shepherdess in the mountains. The melody is set against harmonies that emphasise the dramatic scenery. At the end, we hear other shepherds calling to each other from across the mountains.

Grading: 5 to 7

Duration: 2'30

Composer: Pugh, A.

Instrumentation: Flute Quintet: 3 Fls, Afl, Bfl.

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