Home > Solo instrument + piano > Drop, Drop, Slow Tears (GIBBONS) arr. for C-instrument (e.g., Oboe or Violin) Solo for Lent / Holy Week / Communion / general performance with Piano accompaniment arr. by Pamela Webb Tubbs

Drop, Drop, Slow Tears (GIBBONS) arr. for C-instrument (e.g., Oboe or Violin) Solo for Lent / Holy Week / Communion / general performance with Piano accompaniment arr. by Pamela Webb Tubbs

also known as "The Silver Swan"

Composer
Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
2 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
Solo instrument + piano
Instrumental parts
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Here is an arrangement of Orlando Gibbons’ great masterpiece, "The Silver Swan" (in this context paired with the sacred text "Drop, Drop, Slow Tears," penned by Phineas Fletcher), originally for a cappella choir.

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