Composer
MEEBOER
Title
Brave Wolfe (Canadian Folk Song)
Instrumentation
interchangeable 5-part woodwind ensemble, percussion
Arranger
Ryan Meeboer
Publisher
Eighth Note Publications
Grade
2
Product Code
31E19WWE1068
parts and score duration 3:35 Part 1. flute (or oboe or clarinet) Part 2. flute or oboe or clarinet) Part 3. clarinet (or alto sax) Part 4. clarinet (or alto sax or tenor sax or F horn) Part 5 bassoon (or bass clarinet or baritone sax Percussion. suspended cymbal, wind chimes, bass drum

This piece is based on a Canadian folk song which is an account of the Battle of the Plains of Abraham, where the British, led by General Wolfe, captured Quebec City from the French, under General Montcalm. This lyrical arrangement makes use of rich harmonies influenced by jazz and pop music. Parts are as follows: Part 1-flute,oboe,clarinet Part 2-flute,oboe,clarinet Part 3-clarinet,alto saxophone Part 4-clarinet,alto saxophone,tenor saxophone,F horn Part 5-bassoon,bass clarinet,baritone saxophone Percussion-suspended cymbal, wind chimes, bass drum