Folk Songs From Somerset
Ralph Vaughan Williams Arranged by Ed Huckeby
“Folk Songs From Somerset,” the third movement from Ralph Vaughan Williams’ “English Folk Song Suite” is a classic march incorporatinmg four traditional folk songs: “Blow Away The Morning Dew,” “High Germany,” “The Tree So High” and “John Barley’s Corn.” Using both 2/4 and 6/8 meters, Vaughan Williams has created a unique educational opportunity for ensembles to contrast duple and compound meter. Creatively adapted for the Build-A-Band series by master composer/arranger, Ed Huckeby, this masterful work is now available for ensembles with unusual or limited instrumentation. Your students and audiences will love this English band classic!