Composer: Gordon Hughes
Instrumentation: Glockenspiel, Xylophone
Grading: A.M.E.B. 3 | ABS 3 (Intermediate)
Skye Dance is a series of variations based loosely around the harmonic outline of the traditional folk melody 'The Skye Boat Song' This work revels in the bright timbre of the xylophone and glockenspiel and will leave you with a spring in your step. This exciting work for two mallet ensemble has a mixture of easy and intermediate parts to suit a secondary college percussion ensemble.
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