Impression of Edgar Allen Poe's “The Raven”
Composed by Ron Geese
For Woodwind Quintet
Published by Cimarron Music Press
Includes score and parts
Instrumentation: Flute, Oboe, Bb Clarinet, Horn in F, and Bassoon
Creating the mood for this famous poem, the composer begins with a mysterioso section, with the lower voices creating the “tapping at my chamber door”. The melody line is shared between the voices, along with the rhythmical effect to create the tapping sounds.