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Japanese Folk Trilogy

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Anne McGinty

Arranged by Anne McGinty

General Info

Year: 1996 / 2006
Duration: c. 2:50
Difficulty: I (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Queenwood Publications, now Neil A. Kjos Music Company
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $38.00   |   Score Only (print) - $5.00


Full Score
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II
E-flat Alto Saxophone
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
B-flat Cornet/Trumpet I-II
E-flat Horn or Alto I-II-III-IV
Low Brass and Woodwinds
Percussion, including:

  • Bass Drum
  • Bells
  • Snare Drum
  • Tambourine
  • Triangle
  • Wood Block


None discovered thus far.

Program Notes

Using the authentic Japanese folk songs Moon Song; Festival Of The Dolls and Please Come Spring, this colorfully scored work offers students a diverse multicultural musical experience. Anne McGinty's use of both the pentatonic and diatonic scales helps to retain the true sound of the original songs.

- Program Note from publisher


State Ratings

  • Maryland: II
  • South Carolina: II
  • Virginia: II
  • West Virginia: I


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Works for Winds by This Composer


  • Anne McGinty website Accessed 12 September 2021
  • McGinty, A. (1996/2002). Japanese Folk Trilogy [score]. Queenwood/Kjos: [United States?].