Composer
MEEBOER
Title
As the River Flows
Instrumentation
interchangeable 5-part woodwind ensemble, percussion
Publisher
Eighth Note Publications
Grade
1+
Product Code
31E19WWE1181
Ryan Meeboer parts and score Duration 2:40 Part 1. flute (or oboe or clarinet) Part 2. flute (or oboe or clarinet) Part 3 clarinet (or alto sax or F horn) Part 4. clarinet (or alto sax or tenor sax ) Part 6. bass clarinet (or bassoon or baritone sax) Percussion. triangle, suspended cymbal, wind chimes, bass drum

This lyrical piece is composed using ternary ABA form, and gives every part an opportunity to shine.  Filled with rich use of harmony and a flowing melody, it is a great way to teach an ensemble the expressive style.  This interchangeable ensemble can be performed as: part 1 flute, oboe, clarinet; part 2 flute, oboe, clarinet; part 3 clarinet, alto saxophone, horn; part 4 clarinet, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone; part 5 bass clarinet, bassoon, baritone saxophone; percussion triangle, wind chimes, suspended cymbal, bass drum.

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