Yukimushi (Snow Fairies)
Composed by Kazutaka Kawai
For Woodwind Quintet
Published by Western International Music, Inc.
Includes score and parts
Flute, Oboe, Bb Clarinet, Horn in F, and Bassoon
The October sky over Japan is filled with tiny white flying insects. These “Yukimushi” give the illusion of snow flakes dancing in the air, and serve as a harbinger of the first snowfall of the season.