Christmas Comes Again...In About Three Minutes for String Orchestra
Title: Christmas Comes Again...In About Three Minutes
Instrumentation: Student full or string orchestra
Arranger: Mark Weston
Transcription/Scoring: Douglas E. Wagner
Grade: 2 1/2
Parts: See Photographs
Eighteen instantly recognizable tunes of the season are packed into this brilliantly conceived medley, sure to delight your December audiences. Familiar carols and instrumental favorites come together in a seamless scoring that utilizes moderate ranges and accessible rhythms. Variety and color abound with the mood changing every four to eight measures, and as is the case with this series, the work may be effectively performed by string as well as full orchestras.