The Merry King

Composer: 
Percy Aldridge Grainger
Arranger: 
Catalog numbers: 

SMC A37/ HL 3770117

Price: 
$94.95
Duration (minutes): 
3
Detailed Instrumentation: 
Full Orchestra
"The Merry King" is a folk song from Sussex, England.  Percy Grainger originally transcribed the melody in 1905, sketched for chorus within the year after, then set it for piano or small orchestra between 1936 and 1939.  This edition for full orchestra has been arranged by R. Mark Rogers.