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Lincolnshire Posy

Lincolnshire Posy

SKU: BBBE170107

Lincolnshire Posy, considered Grainger's masterpiece, was composed for concert band in 1937. The work is composed of six movements, each adapted from folk songs that Grainger had collected on a 1905–1906 trip to Lincolnshire, England. Grainger maintained the personality and quirks of each singer he heard on his trip, creating a a musical portrait of the singer's personality and musical style.

  • Arranger

    Michael Allen

  • Duration

    c. 16' 45"

  • Instrumentation

    423.11 percussion - Trumpet in E flat, 2 Trumpets in B flat (one doubles on piccolo), Flugelhorn, 2 Horns, 2 Tenor Trombones, Bass Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba, Suspended Cymbal, Triangle, Glockenspiel, Xylophone

  • Difficulty

    Grade 5 - advanced college/university or professional ensemble

  • File Format

    Full score and parts in PDF available for download.

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