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Pollyphoneya (Score & Parts)-WW8

Composer: Hartley, Geoffrey

Publisher: Phylloscopus Publications (England)

Edition: PP634


Fantasia on a British Tea Song
for two oboes, two clarinets, two horns, and two bassoons
by Geoffrey Hartley (1906-1992)- British composer


Geoffrey Hartley's Pollyphoneta- Fantasia on a British Tea Song is another example of the theme and variations format, this time based on Polly Put the Kettle On. The additional witty reference to British Tea (or Sea?) Songs is characteristic of the composer.