The Queen's Minuet (Eijkhout, Victor)
Scores and Parts
|Work Title||The Queen's Minuet|
|Instrumentation||Alto recorder and continuo|
The old queen is obliged to dance with all the dignitaries that visit her husband, and she likes dancing, but some of them are so clumsy! Then she thinks back to when she was a girl, and her father danced her around the room, carrying her on his shoes.
(This is a movement in The Courtly Suite.)