Dachshund Trot

Price: 
$83.00

Dachshund Trot

Arranger/Composer: 

Robertson, Karen K.

Item Code:
25240
Publisher: 
C. Alan Publications

Dachshund Trot takes us on the journey of a curious dachshund, discovering and sniffing out the world at her own pace. It is a wonderful way to introduce your youngest players to mixed meter in a easy, laid back way. The walking “trot” tempo allows beginners to feel at ease while counting in 5/4 time. It also allows your players to connect to the piece with their own special friend at home, having meaning to all pet lovers out there.

Program Notes

For many of us in this world, some of our closest relationships are made with those furry four legged trusty sidekicks, our noble companions who stick with us no matter what. This piece takes us on the journey of a curious dachshund, discovering and sniffing out the world at her own pace.

Dachshund Trot is a wonderful way to introduce your youngest players to mixed meter in a easy, laid back way. The walking “trot” tempo allows beginners to feel at ease while counting in 5/4 time. It also allows your players to connect to the piece with their own special friend at home, having meaning to all pet lovers out there.

Grade Level: 1.5
Copyright: 2019
Number of Players: Standard
Duration: 2:00

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    Instrumentation

    Flute
    Oboe
    Bassoon
    Clarinet 1
    Clarinet 2
    Bass Clarinet
    Alto Saxophone
    Tenor Saxophone
    Baritone Saxophone

    Trumpet 1
    Trumpet 2
    F Horn
    Trombone/Euphonium
    Tuba

    Bells
    Suspended Cymbal
    Tambourine
    Snare Drum & Bass Drum