Suite de Montagne by Catherine McMichael
For 2 C Flutes (doubling on Piccolo), Alto Flute (doubling on C Flute) and Bass Flute (doubling on C Flute), with optional Contrabass Flute
Includes score and parts
A 4-movement essay for flute quartet or choir inspired by two very different places – the peaks of Colorado and the lowlands of the Netherlands.
High Peaks Trail (based on The Colorado Trail, a tune associated with overland emigrants to the West)
Hunter's Fugue (incorporated the Dutch folk song “Who's Going on a Whale Hunt? Only Mean with Beards” and section of Wilhelmus, the Dutch national anthem)
Cripple Creek Encounter
Part 1: Flute 1 (doubles on Piccolo)
Part 2: Flute 2 (doubles on Piccolo)
Part 3: Alto Flute (doubles on C Flute)
Part 4: Bass Flute (doubles on C Flute)
Optional contrabass flute part is included. 2008 NFA Newly Published Music Finalist.