Pastoral Dreaming

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This dreamy melody in triple time is shared around the ensemble, giving a valuable lesson in bow divisions. The dotted rhythm is played three different ways: fast down bows alternating with fast up bows and “zig-zag” bowing. It is also played legato in one bow, requiring the players to save the bow and use it evenly.

Title arrow Patoral Dreaming
Composer arrow Loreta Fin
Arranger arrow
Standard arrow Medium Elementary to Intermediate
Grade arrow 1.5-2
Catalogue No. arrow Alfred Music: 76-30171

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The folio contains:
Parts for string orchestra (8-8-4-4-5-2)
Conductor’s score
Piano accompaniment

Additional information


Loreta Fin