Old Irish Tune

From Wind Repertory Project
Larry Daehn

Larry Daehn


General Info

Year: 2001
Duration: c. 3:30
Difficulty: I-1/2 (see Ratings for explanation)
Original Medium: Folksong
Publisher: Daehn
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $60.00   |   Score Only (print) - $6.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
Flute
Oboe
Bassoon
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II
E-flat Alto Clarinet
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Cornet I-II
Horn in F I-II
Trombone I-II
Euphonium
Tuba
Timpani (optional)
Percussion, including:

  • Bells
  • Marimba (optional)
  • Suspended Cymbal
  • Triangle
  • Vibraphone


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

This concert band setting is based on Kitty Tyrrell, an old Irish air of the mid-eighteenth century. Thomas Moore (1779-1852) used the melody for his Oh! Blame Not the Bard! (in Volume 3 of his Irish Melodies series) in 1810.

- Program Note from score


Media


State Ratings

  • Florida: II
  • Georgia: II
  • Maryland: II
  • Michigan: Senior High d
  • Mississippi: II-A
  • North Carolina: II
  • South Carolina: II


Performances

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Works for Winds by This Composer

Adaptable Music


All Wind Works


Resources

  • Daehn, L. (2001). Old Irish Tune [score]. Daehn Publications: New Glarus, Wisc.
  • Perusal score