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Skye Boat Song

Composer
trad.
Year of composition
2000
Arranger
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Easy (Grades 1-3)
Duration
2 minutes
Genre
Other
Instrumentation
Solo instrument + piano
Instrumental parts
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This is a Satie/jazz influenced arrangement written for 2 groups of descant recorders with piano accompaniment. Most students of recorder who have been playing for at least a year should find this piece fairly easy to play.

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