The Forbidden City
Based on a traditional Chinese Folk Song / arr. Michael Story
Belwin Beginning Band
Conductor Score & Parts
1 (Very Easy)
Inspired by the ornate palace in Beijing, China, this arrangement is focused around the Chinese folk song "Jasmine Flower." The music is presented from the perspective of a person traveling towards the palace, with the grandeur, beauty, and spectacle gradually increasing with each step taken. The arrangement uses a variety of percussion instruments to reinforce the enchanting effects that build throughout. (2:15)
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