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Rigaudon

Sheet Music
Voicing/Format String Orchestra
Desc W/Pf Accom
Composer Henry Purcell
Arranger Richard Meyer
Publisher Highland/Etling
Series Omea Jh C-string Explorer
Grade 1.5
Catalog # 22306

Price: $42.00

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Rigaudon Composed by Henry Purcell. Arranged by Richard Meyer. For String Orchestra. Published by Highland/Etling. (Catalog # 22306, UPC: 038081230474)

The rigaudon is a popular French dance of the 17th century that has become a f avorite of composers in all time periods. This rigaudon-one of Purcell's most famous melodies-has been arranged for first- and second-year orchestras as the ir first encounter with the key of C major. The melody is constantly passed fr om instrument to instrument, training students to listen for the
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