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Hula Bird Song for Symphony Orchestra

Composer
Trad
Arranger
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
3 minutes
Genre
World music
Instrumentation
Orchestra
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An arrangement for Orchestra of the beautiful ’Hula Bird Song’, from the Central Province of Papua New Guinea, where you find Hula Village, which is about a four hour drive from Port Moresby.

There are no hotels or tourist shops, and if you stay overnight, then you would sleep with locals, in a wooden house on stilts in the Pacific ocean, and feast on fresh fish cooked with rice and ibika.

Truly Paradise!

Most of my Police Band members came from Hula Village, and memories of the long sandy beach, will be with me always. I was Principal Director of Music of the Royal Papua New Guinea Constabulary Band from 1994-99. Band recordings are available on request.

Parts are available on request.

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