Four Folk Dances
Instrumentation: Mixed Ensemble Instruments: Bass Trombone, Clarinet, French Horn
Genre: Contemporary, Folk music
I. Icelandic Tyrkjaránid
II. Basso Nova
IV. Irish Aire
Four Folk Dances is an exploration of four indigenous styles from across the globe using a soprano, tenor and bass instrumental voice. These folk dances harken back to a time when physical travel to these places was challenging and expensive, and before the internet and telephone allowed for cultures to easily meld.