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The Heavenly Aeroplane (SA)

Accompanied; Upper voices

An easy rock and roll style setting of an anonymous 20th century text.

Also available in a version for SATB

Orchestral material is available to hire at the OUP link below.

Orchestration: Orchestra: 2 fl, 2 ob, 2 cl, 2 bn, 2 hn, 2 tpt, 2 tbn, btbn, tba, 2 perc (glock, xylo, tamb, dr kit), hp, str Small ensemble: piano, drums (optional), double bass/bass guitar

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Duration: 2 minutes
Difficulty: Easy, Moderately Difficult
Published: 31 January 1985
ISBN: 9780193415140

Programme notes

Rutter composed a new tune for this folk-song from Missouri in the style of 1950s rock and roll…

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