The Girl I Left Behind Me for Saxophone Quartet

Composer
Traditional Irish Melody, arranged by Martin Watson
Arranger
Year of arrangement
2014
Difficulty
Difficult (Grades 7+)
Duration
3 minutes
Genre
Folk music
Instrumentation
Saxophone quartet
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Programme Notes: An arrangement by Martin Watson of the folk-melody The Girl I Left Behind Me for saxophone quartet. It is believed that this melody is Irish in origin, but it is now internationally popular.

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