Walking Tune (Grainger, Percy)

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For Wind Band (Simpson)

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Carolus (2013/7/27)

Performers Ithaca College Wind Ensemble
Publisher Info. Boca Raton: LudwigMasters Publications, 1990.
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Sheet Music


PDF scanned by NL-Hlr
Schalltrichter (2013/7/27)

Publisher. Info. London: Schott & Co., 1912.
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PMLP329477-Grain Walking ed.pdf

Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Piano solo (Grainger)

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Notenquetser (2012/3/20)

Publisher. Info. London: Schott & Co., 1912. Plate S. & Co. 3137.
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PMLP329359-Grainger - Room-Music Tit-Bits no 3 Walking Tune - Schott Edition.pdf
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General Information

Work Title Walking Tune
Alternative. Title Room-Music Tit-Bits, No.3
Composer Grainger, Percy
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1905
First Publication. 1912
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Piano

Misc. Comments

  • As he explains in his Self-Portrait, the _tune_- not the whole piece- came to mind in 1900. Composition ("worked out"), not just arrangement for wind, was completed in 1905. - Schissel

Version History

  • Composed for wind quintet, 1905
  • Arranged for solo piano, 1905