Simple Gifts for Recorder Ensemble

Joseph Brackett, arranged by Martin Watson
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Programme Note: The dance-song Simple Gifts was composed in 1848 by Joseph Brackett (1797-1882). This arrangement by Martin Watson of the Shaker melody is for descant, treble, tenor and bass recorders.

Score ID
Joseph Brackett, arranged by Martin Watson
Year of composition
Year of arrangement
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
2 minutes
Quintet of Treble Recorders
Folk music
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