The Willows Of Skye & Fiddlin' In Aberdeen By Stephen Chin

    The Willows Of Skye & Fiddlin' In Aberdeen By Stephen Chin


    Scotland offers diverse experiences. Skye Island has willow trees amidst breathtaking landscapes. Fiddlin' in Aberdeen is inspired by vibrant fiddle festivals. The piece features left-hand pizzicato, harmonics, and string crossings.

    1. Willows of Skye 

    2. Fiddlin' in Aberdeen

    For String Orchestra Grade 1

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    The Willows Of Skye & Fiddlin' In Aberdeen By Stephen Chin

    Scotland is a land of captivating contrasts that offers a plethora of unique experiences. The enchanting Isle of Skye boasts a wide array of majestic willow trees that thrive in some of the most awe-inspiring and haunting terrains that have ever graced the earth. The lilting and poignant melody that is shared among the ensemble is bound to captivate and enchant musicians of all levels. The bagpipe section provides an excellent opportunity for players to hone their intonation skills and showcase their musical prowess. Fiddlin' in Aberdeen is a masterpiece that pays homage to the vibrant and lively fiddle festivals that are a hallmark of this bustling town on Scotland's east coast. The piece features a range of advanced techniques, such as left-hand pizzicato, harmonics, and string crossings, designed to help players refine their skills and elevate their musicianship to new heights.

    1. Willows of Skye 

    2. Fiddlin' in Aberdeen

    For String Orchestra Grade 1

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