Hush! my dear, lie still and slumber

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Here's something for brass quintets for a Christmas programme, perhaps. The descending accompanying chords in semitones suggest the 'slumber' whilst the main theme is stated from letter A. The trumpets' discordant accompaniment to the melody in the horn later on suggested to me that 'my dear' is still struggling to 'slumber' and needs to 'hush', but all is peaceful and dreamlike at the end.

Alternate parts for brass band instruments included. Constructive comments welcome.

Score ID
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
2 minutes
Brass quartet
Classical music

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