Written in the key of D minor and in 6/8 time the music describes the even movement of gentle wind through trees as leaves change colors and the landscape changes. Each part has a turn to play the lyric melody.
$4.00 – $11.50
“Herbstlied” is the German title for Felix Mendelssohn's song about the Autumn landscape, arranged by Shari Pack for three lever and pedal harps. Harps 1 and 2 are best played on pedal harp. Harp 3 can be played on lever harp with one lever change that has ample preparation time. While best suited to Intermediate players, Harp 3 could possibly be played by an Advanced Beginner. (See arranger's notes, below.)
This piece is a PDF download available in the following combinations:
- Complete set: $11.50 (Includes score and parts)
- Score only: $4.00
- Harp 1 only: $4.00
- Harp 2 only: $4.00
- Harp 3 only: $4.00
Length: Score is 13 pgs.; parts are 5 pgs.