Waterwheel - for Woodwind and Harp

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Full Score and Parts for flute, 2 clarinets, bassoon and harp - Full Score/ Parts only are also available at scoreexchange.com 'Waterwheel' is an impressionistic piece principally based on whole tone scales. It is built on a series of leitmotifs, developed from melodic and rhythmic ideas as featured in the opening section. These reappear in different guises throughout the music. The piece follows an arch form – each section is referenced again later on in reverse order, with the ending an exact repeat of the opening five bars - hence the title 'Waterwheel'. The piece itself is reasonably slow, usually taking around 6 minutes to perform at the suggested tempo marking. This makes it appropriate for Intermediate/Advanced Intermediate players, either in a school environment or elsewhere.

Score ID
Year of composition
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
6 minutes
Modern classical music
Instrumental parts

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