French Carol (Quelle est cette odeur agreeable?) arranged for Flute Choir by Carol Warner
Scored for 6 C Flutes, and can also be played with 4 C Flutes, Alto Flute and Bass Flute
Includes score and parts
Quelle est cette odeur agreable? is translated to mean “Whence is that goodly fragrance flowing?” The four measure introduction is followed by the four stanzas of the carol. Stanza 1 is a six voice harmonization, repeated for the second stanza. Stanza 3 is a four-voice treatment. The fourth stanza features a five-part texture, with the alto flute presenting the melody. A four measure Coda concludes the carol.