Blithe Bells (Grainger, Percy)

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Sheet Music


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Redxdevil (2021/8/16)

Publisher. Info. New York: Schirmer, 1931.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Piano

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Notenquetser (2012/3/20)

Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1931. Plate 35848.
Misc. Notes Concert Version
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General Information

Work Title Blithe Bells
Alternative. Title
Composer Grainger, Percy
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IPG 1
Key C major, ends A major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1931
First Publication. 1932
Dedication George H. Greenwood
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
2 flutes (2nd also piccolo), oboe, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons (bassoon 1 ad lib.),
horn (or alto saxophone), 2 trumpets (or soprano saxophones, trp.2 ad lib), trombone ad lib, harmonium ad lib., glockenspiel, vibraphone ad lib., marimba ad lib., celesta ad lib., piano 4-hands, harp ad lib., strings
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