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Folk Song Trio (Score & Parts)-OB/CL/BSN

Composer: Thomas, Jefferson

Publisher: Phylloscopus Publications (England)

Edition: PP628


Folk Song Trio
for oboe, clarinet, and bassoon
by Jefferson Thomas (b. 1945)- English composer


This woodwind trio explores Jefferson Thomas's interest in intertwining and superimposing melodies. The effects range from rich harmonization of the folk song tunes to complex passages of counterpoint with unexpected harmonic clashes. This Folk Song Trio includes the following themes:

  • The Song of the Western Men
  • Ar hyd y nos
  • Early One Morning
  • Blow The Wind Southerly
  • Mae 'nghariad i'n fenws
  • The Keel Row
  • Pant corlan yr wyn
  • Fie, Nay, Prithee, John
  • Barbara Allen
  • Robin Adair
  • God Save the Queen
  • Mae hen wlad fy nhadau