Composer
GLIERE
Title
Russian Sailor's Dance
Instrumentation
6 flutes (or 4 flutes, alto flute, bass flute), contrabass flute
Arranger
Ricky Lombardo
Publisher
Lombardo Music
Grade
2
Product Code
10L140FCE024
flute choir score and parts

Russian Sailor's Dance composed by Reinhold Gliere (1875-1956)
Arranged by Ricky Lombardo for Flute Choir; 4 C flutes, Alto flute (or C flute), C flute (or Bass flute), and Contrabass flute

"Russian Sailor's Dance" is a composition from the ballet "The Red Poppy". It is a dramatic and entertaining piece that is suitable for a wide variety of performance situations. The familiar melody starts out "Marcato" and finishes with its furious accelerando at the end making several tempo changes along the way.

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