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Fantasia on Two Folksongs (Orchestral Version) – Richard Spencer

£9.99

The Miller of Dee and The Minstrel Boy join in this fantasia. Both appear to hide their underlying sadness beneath a smile.

Difficulty: Advanced

Duration: 7 minutes

Product Description

There is still life in a tradition of folk music that is in constant danger of oblivion. These two marvellous melodies form the basis of a fantasia. The songs would appear to have little in common, yet both the miller and the minstrel are musicians, and both have a blend of the tragic and the stoical – the miller keeping himself to himself in spite of his outward jollity, and the minstrel boy going cheerfully off to war and probable death.

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