Sumer Is Icumen In- Arranged for 5 harps
Anonymous 13th Century English Round
A simple medieval round from the 13th century scored for 5 harps. Great for students. It's playable on lever or pedal harps of different sizes, and comes with suggestions for easily adapting the arrangement for anywhere from 3 to 8 players.
Harp 1 is an ostinato bass part that repeats. Harps 2 and 5 have the same melody that is first presented in unison, and then is presented in two canonic passages.
Instrumentation: Lever or Pedal Harps
Difficulty: Harp 1- beginner; Harps 2-5- advanced beginner
Publisher: Tropp Music Editions
Format: Score and Five Parts
Publication Length: Score (9p); Hp1 (2p); Hp2 (2p); Hp3 (2p); Hp4 (2p); Hp5 (2p)
Performance Duration: 2:00