Au Clair de la Lune
This arrangement explores simple rhythmic and harmonic ideas, but it also delves into the basic use of motives as introductory material. Use this piece as an opportunity to teach your ensemble about finding motives in music, and how those motives are used and developed by the composer throughout the composition. Detailed teaching notes and a page explaining the Historical and Cultural Context of the piece as well as the musical terms and definitions used in the piece. While optional, this edition also contains two parts for recorders: one easy and one more challenging. 48 measures. Key of G Major.