SXG008 Popular Melody & Elves' Dance - Grieg, E. (PDF DOWNLOAD)


from Lyric Pieces, Op. 12

These two pieces come from Grieg's earliest set of Lyric Pieces, and are popular choices for student pianists. Newly arranged for saxophones, Popular Melody is a mazurka with a melancholy tune, likely based on Norwegian folk melodies, while Elves' Dance suggests scurrying and mischief.

Grading: 5 to 8

Duration: 1'58

Composer: Grieg, E.

Arranger: Pugh, A.

Instrumentation: Saxophone Quartet: Sop, Alto, Ten, Bari.

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