Traditional Tunes for Four

Traditional Tunes for Four (4-part ensemble)


  • Part 1:  Flute
  • Part 2:  Oboe/Flute
  • Part 3:  Clarinet in B-flat
  • Part 4:  Clarinet in B-flat  OR  Part 4:  Bassoon

Standard – INTERMEDIATE   

Keys, note ranges and technical challenges suited to players of ABRSM Grade 4 – 5 level or above.  Requires confidence in sustaining an independent part.

Individual parts are not particularly demanding, so that players can concentrate on the ensemble aspects of performance.


  • Cadair Idris
  • Mairi’s Wedding
  • Tic e Tic e Toc
  • Davy Nick Nack/Johnny Cope
  • Myfanwy
  • The Carillon of Dunkirk
  • The Wraggle-Taggle Gypsies
  • The Sixpence

Hear some snippets (YouTube video – opens in new window)

The download includes three PDF files:

  • Score (transposing) and parts for each tune
  • Concert pitch scores for the complete set
  • Useful extras – cover sheet, contents list, information on the pieces

From these, you can choose what to print out, depending on your particular circumstances.  Do keep a back-up of all three files for future reference!