Arranging Made Easy with Jim Palmer

Guided Listening: Down by the Salley Gardens

A beautiful Irish folk song featuring a wide dynamic range and beautiful sustained phrases, this piece will challenge your students to find their expressive musical voice. The enchanting melody is supported by rich harmonies and interesting accompaniments.

Assignment: Arrange YOURSELF!

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