Composer
BUSS
Title
Saint Francis and the Animals
Instrumentation
fl,cl,hp
Publisher
Brixton Publications
Grade
3+
Product Code
23B18000B434

Saint Francis and the Animals for Flute, Clarinet and Harp by Howard J. Buss
Includes score and parts.

This piece is a tribute to St. Francis of Assisi, the venerated Catholic friar, preacher, founder of several Orders, and lover of animals and the environment. Cast in 2 programmatic movements, The Birds, and The Wolf, this composition musically portrays two of the many well-known stories of how Saint Francis communicated with animals. Saint Francis and the Animals was commissioned by Kathleen Jones for ClarinetFest 2013 in Assisi, Italy.  (Duration: 11:30)  

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